Game #1412

Division One

Burnden Park

Attendance: 14,852

Saturday, 17 December 1927

Position:

Bolton Wanderers

3-1

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Arthur Dorrell |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #1412

Season | 1927-28 |
Matchday | #19 |
League Match | #19 |
Manager Game | #62 |
Saturday, 17 December 1927

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

Harry Goddard (debut) and Tommy Mort replace Tommy Jackson and Tommy Smart.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

STARTING LINE UP

GK Harry Goddard |
FB Teddy Bowen |
LB Tommy Mort |
CB Vic Milne |
M Billy Kingdon |
M Jack Yates |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Reg Chester |
F Joe Beresford |
F Billy Walker |
F Billy Cook |

THE OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Villa lose a third successive game and for the fifth time in six as their Autumn form becomes a long distant memory as they make it seven wins, four draws and eight defeats in their nineteen division one games. Meanwhile, goalkeeper Harry Goddard made his sole appearance for Villa aged 22 after having joined from Artwell Royal in April 1926 and before moving on to Stockton in August 1928.

KEY MAN

Arthur Dorrell, scored but Villa lose a third successive game and for the fifth time in six as their Autumn form becomes a long distant memory, Saturday, 17 December 1927.

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