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Game #143

Aston Villa

Saturday, 16 April 1892

Won

WLLWW

Football League

Preston North End

Attendance: 10,000

Wellington Road, Perry Barr

Aston Villa

3-1

Preston North End

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Jack Devey scored direct from a free kick as Villa secure a second successive win to consolidate 4th place.

KEY MAN

Jack Devey, scored direct from a free kick, Saturday, 16 April 1892

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 16 April 1892

[Exact timings not recorded]
Goal, 1-0, Billy Dickson
Goal, 2-0, Billy Dickson
HT Aston Villa 2-0 Preston North End
Goal, 2-1, (Preston North End)
Goal, 3-1, Jack Devey
FT Aston Villa 3-1 Preston North End

ON THIS DAY

Villa secure a second successive win to consolidate 4th place.

Aston Villa

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1886โ€“87

Preston North End

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1889โ€“90

FIXTURE HISTORY

Preston North End

Previous 5 vs. Preston: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1891-92 |
Matchday | #30 |
League Match | #25 |
Manager Game | #117 |
Saturday, 16 April 1892

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 3-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLLWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 117 | ๐ŸŸฉ 59 ๐ŸŸจ 17 ๐ŸŸฅ 41 | 1.66

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Preston North End

TEAM NEWS

John Baird and Charlie Hare drop out from the team that beat Bolton the previous match and are replaced by Dennis Hodgetts and Walter Evans.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.34 |

Oldest Player |
D Harry Devey | 32.12 |

Youngest Player |
W Charlie Athersmith | 19.95 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Ted Diver |
D Gershom Cox |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
D Harry Devey |
FB Walter Evans |
M George Campbell |
W Lewis Campbell |
W Charlie Athersmith |
F Dennis Hodgetts |
F Jack Devey |
CF Billy Dickson |

MANAGER

E.H. Bahr | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Preston North End

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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

"The Villa continued to hold the upper hand until the finish, but failed to score again, and thus won by 3 goals to 1."

MATCH REPORT