Game #1387

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Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 22,413

Saturday, 2 April 1927

Position:

Aston Villa

1-5

West Ham United

Scorer(s) | Billy Cook |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #1387

Season | 1926-27 |
Matchday | #37 |
League Match | #36 |
Manager Game | #37 |
Saturday, 2 April 1927

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-5 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WLWWL |

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

Billy Kirton replaces Alec Talbot.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

STARTING LINE UP

GK Tommy Jackson |
FB Teddy Bowen |
FB Tommy Smart |
M Billy Kingdon |
M Frank Moss |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Dicky York |
F George Stephenson |
F Billy Cook |
F Billy Walker |
F Billy Kirton |

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

THE OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

KEY MAN

Billy Cook, scored for the seventh time in his first eight games for the club but Villa lose for only the second time in eleven as they are heavily beaten at home, Saturday, 2 April 1927.

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Villa lose for only the second time in eleven as they are heavily beaten at home to make it seventeen wins, five draws and fourteen defeats in their thirty six division one matches. Meanwhile, forward Billy Kirton made his final Villa appearance aged 30 after scoring 59 goals in 261 appearances since his debut in October 1919 but would remain at the club for another two seasons before moving on to Coventry City In September 1928.

MATCH REPORT

MATCH REPORT