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Game #1439

Aston Villa

Saturday, 25 August 1928

Lost

LDWLL

Division One

Attendance: 26,588

Leeds United

Elland Road

Dicky York (pictured) scored Villa's first of the season but they fall to defeat at Elland Road, Saturday, 25 August 1928.

Leeds United

4-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Dicky York, scored Villa's first of the season but they fall to defeat at Elland Road, Saturday, 25 August 1928.

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Saturday, 25 August 1928

ON THIS DAY

Dicky York scored Villa's first of the season but they fall to defeat at Elland Road on the opening day.

Aston Villa

Leeds United

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: โŒ

FIXTURE HISTORY

Leeds United

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1928-29 |
Matchday | #1 |
League Match | #1 |
Manager Game | #89 |
Saturday, 25 August 1928

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-4 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LDWLL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 89 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 38 ๐ŸŸจ 17 ๐ŸŸฅ 34 | 1.47

Career Form:

Top 8

Billy Smith led Management Committee

MATCH OFFICIALS

All the matches refereed by:

CARDS

Villa

Leeds United

TEAM NEWS

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

Dick Ray | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

Aston Villa

GK Ben Olney |
FB Tommy Smart |
LB Tommy Mort |
M Jimmy Gibson |
M Billy Kingdon |
M Frank Moss |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Dicky York |
CF Pongo Waring |
F Joe Beresford |
F Billy Walker |

Leeds United

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

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

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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MATCHDAY QUOTES

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