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Game #1393

Saturday, 7 May 1927

Attendance: 10,603

Drew

Division One

Huddersfield Town

LWLDD

Leeds Road

Villa end the season unbeaten in two but are held to a second successive draw as Billy Smith's first season ends in a 10th placed finish having recorded eighteen wins, seven draws and seventeen defeats in their forty two division one matches.

Aston Villa

0-0

Huddersfield Town

Assist(s) | None

KEY MAN

Villa end the season unbeaten in two but are held to a second successive draw as Billy Smith's first season ends in a 10th placed finish, Saturday, 7 May 1927.

RELATED MATCHES

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Villa end the season unbeaten in two but are held to a second successive draw as Billy Smith's first season ends in a 10th placed finish having recorded eighteen wins, seven draws and seventeen defeats in their forty two division one matches.

Billy Smithโ€™s inaugural campaign had seen a poor start, boosted by a largely positive middle season before form dipped again however notably dispersed throughout the campaign was the concession of four goals or more against on eight occasions.

Meanwhile, midfielder Jimmy Gibson made his Villa debut aged 25 after joining from Partick Thistle for a fee of ยฃ7,500 in April 1927.

Aston Villa

Huddersfield Town

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1925-26

FIXTURE HISTORY

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1926-27 |
Matchday | #43 |
League Match | #42 |
Manager Game | #43 |
Saturday, 7 May 1927

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 0-0 |
FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | LWLDD |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Huddersfield Town

All the matches

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Gibson (debut) and Tommy Smart replace Alec Talbot and Tommy Bowen.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

Aston Villa

GK Tommy Jackson |
LB Tommy Mort |
FB Tommy Smart |
M Billy Kingdon |
M Jimmy Gibson |
M Frank Moss |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Dicky York |
F George Stephenson |
F Billy Cook |
F Billy Walker |

Huddersfield Town

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

Not Recorded

Player Abbreviations:

GK : Goalkeeper

LB, RB, FB : Left Back, Right Back, Full Back

CB, D : Centre Back, Defender

M, W : Midfielder. Winger

F, CF : Forward, Centre Forward

๐ŸŸข : Debut ๐Ÿ”ด : Final Game

Symbols:

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

๐ŸŸจ | Booking

๐ŸŸฅ | Sending off

๐Ÿ†˜ | Poor refereeing performance

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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