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Game #1373

Aston Villa

Tuesday, 28 December 1926

Won

WWWLW

Division One

Leeds United

Attendance: 43,963

Villa Park

Aston Villa

5-1

Leeds United

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Len Capewell (pictured) scored for the eighth time in six as Villa bounce back from the previous day's defeat at Bramall Lane with a fifth win in the last six games to make it nine wins, four draws and ten defeats in their twenty three division one matches.

KEY MAN

Len Capewell, scored for the eighth time in six as Villa bounce back from the previous day's defeat at Bramall Lane with a fifth win in the last six games, Tuesday, 28 December 1926.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Tuesday, 28 December 1926

ON THIS DAY

Villa bounce back from the previous day's defeat at Bramall Lane with a fifth win in the last six games to make it nine wins, four draws and ten defeats in their twenty three division one matches.

Aston Villa

Leeds United

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: โŒ

FIXTURE HISTORY

Leeds United

Previous 5 vs. Leeds: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1926-27 |
Matchday | #23 |
League Match | #23 |
Manager Game | #23 |
Tuesday, 28 December 1926

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 5-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWWLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 23 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 9 ๐ŸŸจ 4 ๐ŸŸฅ 10 | 1.35

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Leeds United

TEAM NEWS

Bill Johnson replaces Tommy Jackson.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Bill Johnson |
CB Vic Milne |
FB Teddy Bowen |
LB Tommy Mort |
M Frank Moss |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Dicky York |
F George Stephenson |
F Billy Walker |
F Len Capewell |
F Jock Johnstone |

MANAGER

Arthur Fairclough | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Leeds United

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SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

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Not Recorded

Player Positions:

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GK : Goalkeeper
CB, D, B : Centre Back, Defender, Back
FB, LB, RB, WH : Full Back, Left Back, Right Back, Wing Back, Wing Halfโ€จ

M, CH, LH, RH : Midfielder, Centre Half, Left Half, Right Half
W, OL, OR : Winger, Outside Left, Outside Right
F, IF, IL, IR : Forward, Inside Forward, Inside Left, Inside Right, Second Striker, False 9
CF : Centre Forward

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Match Symbols:

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โšฝ | Goal
๐Ÿ”ฅ | Assist
๐Ÿ” | Substitution

๐ŸŸจ | Booking

๐ŸŸฅ | Sending off

๐Ÿ†˜ | Poor refereeing performance
๐ŸŸข : Debut ๐Ÿ”ด : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT