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Game #1432

Aston Villa

Saturday, 7 April 1928

Won

DLWDW

Division One

Blackburn Rovers

Attendance: 21,432

Ewood Park

Blackburn Rovers

0-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa extend their unbeaten run to three, winning two, as a Billy Armfield strike proves enough to win at Ewood to make it fourteen wins, eight draws and fourteen defeats in their thirty six division one games.

KEY MAN

Villa extend their unbeaten run to three, winning two, as a Billy Armfield strike proves enough to win at Ewood, Saturday, 7 April 1928.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 7 April 1928

ON THIS DAY

Villa extend their unbeaten run to three, winning two to make it fourteen wins, eight draws and fourteen defeats in their thirty six division one games.

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Blackburn Rovers

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1913โ€“14

FIXTURE HISTORY

Blackburn Rovers

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1927-28 |
Matchday | #39 |
League Match | #36 |
Manager Game | #82 |
Saturday, 7 April 1928

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | DLWDW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 82 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 34 ๐ŸŸจ 15 ๐ŸŸฅ 33 | 1.43

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Blackburn Rovers

TEAM NEWS

Arthur Dorrell, Billy Armfield and Joe Beresford replace Fred Tully, Dicky York and Billy Cook.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Ben Olney |
CB Vic Milne |
FB Tommy Smart |
FB Teddy Bowen |
M Jack Yates |
M Jimmy Gibson |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Billy Armfield |
F Billy Walker |
F Joe Beresford |
CF Pongo Waring |

MANAGER

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Blackburn Rovers

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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

MATCH REPORT