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Game #1395

Aston Villa

Lost

LDDLL

Wednesday, 31 August 1927

Division One

Portsmouth

Fratton Park

Attendance: 32,050

Portsmouth

3-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Billy Walker (pictured) scored Villa's first goal of the season but they lose successive games. Meanwhile, forward George Stephenson made his final appearance for Villa before moving on to Derby County in November having made 95 appearances scoring 22 goals in his six seasons with the club.

KEY MAN

Billy Walker, scored Villa's first goal of the season but they lose successive games, Wednesday, 31 August 1927.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 31 August 1927

ON THIS DAY

Villa scored their first goal of the season but they lose successive games. Meanwhile, forward George Stephenson made his final appearance for Villa before moving on to Derby County in November having made 95 appearances scoring 22 goals in his six seasons with the club.

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Portsmouth

FIXTURE HISTORY

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Season | 1927-28 |
Matchday | #2 |
League Match | #2 |
Manager Game | #45 |
Wednesday, 31 August 1927

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-3 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LDDLL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 45 | 🟩 | 18 🟨 7 🟥 20 | 1.36

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Portsmouth

TEAM NEWS

Billy Kingdon replaces Vic Milne for his first start of the season.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

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

MANAGER

Jack Tinn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Portsmouth

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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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 Half


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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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT

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