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Game #1377

Aston Villa

Saturday, 29 January 1927

Won

WLLLW

Division One

Blackburn Rovers

Attendance: 16,455

Villa Park

Aston Villa

4-3

Blackburn Rovers

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa concede for the ninth time in two games but manage a first win in four thanks to a brace from Len Capewell - his twelfth in ten - and from Billy Walker to make it ten wins, four draws and twelve defeats in their twenty six division one matches.

KEY MAN

Villa concede for the ninth time in two games but manage a first win in four thanks to a brace from Len Capewell - his twelfth in ten - and from Billy Walker, Saturday, 29 January 1927.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 29 January 1927

ON THIS DAY

Villa concede for the ninth time in two games but manage a first win in four to make it ten wins, four draws and twelve defeats in their twenty six division one matches.

Aston Villa

Blackburn Rovers

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1913โ€“14

FIXTURE HISTORY

Blackburn Rovers

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1926-27 |
Matchday | #27 |
League Match | #26 |
Manager Game | #27 |
Saturday, 29 January 1927

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 4-3 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLLLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 27 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 10 ๐ŸŸจ 4 ๐ŸŸฅ 13 | 1.26

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Blackburn Rovers

TEAM NEWS

Tommy Smart, Billy Kingdon and Billy Armfield replace Tommy Mort, Frank Moss and Jock Johnstone.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Tommy Jackson |
CB Vic Milne |
FB Teddy Bowen |
FB Tommy Smart |
M Billy Kingdon |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Dicky York |
W Billy Armfield |
F George Stephenson |
F Billy Walker |
F Len Capewell |

MANAGER

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Blackburn Rovers

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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