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Game #145

Aston Villa

Monday, 5 September 1892

Won

LWWLW

Division One

Burnley

Attendance: 8,000

Turf Moor

Burnley

0-2

Aston Villa

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa win at Turf Moor on the opening day with Charlie Athersmith prominent.

KEY MAN

Villa win at Turf Moor on the opening day with Charlie Athersmith prominent.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Monday, 5 September 1892

1โ€™ Debut, Bill Dunning, Arthur Stokes, Jack Ramsey, Peter Dowds and Jock Fleming.
HT Burnley 0-0 Aston Villa
62โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Lewis Campbell
75โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Jock Fleming, Assist by Charlie Athersmith
FT Burnley 0-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Goalkeeper Bill Dunning made his Villa debut aged 27 after joining from Bootle FC for ยฃ100.

Full back Arthur Stokes made his Villa debut after joining from Wednesbury Old Athletic.

Left back Jack Ramsey made his Villa debut aged 22 after joining from Aston Unity.

Midfielder Peter Dowds made his Villa debut aged 24 after joining from Glasgow Celtic.

Centre forward Jock Fleming made his Villa debut aged 28 after joining from Southampton St. Maryโ€™s.

Aston Villa

Burnley

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Burnley

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1892-93 |
Matchday | #1 |
League Match | #1 |
Manager Game | #119 |
Monday, 5 September 1892

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWWLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 119 | ๐ŸŸฉ 60 ๐ŸŸจ 17 ๐ŸŸฅ 42 | 1.66

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Burnley

TEAM NEWS

Villa hand debuts to Bill Dunning, Arthur Stokes, Jack Ramsey, Peter Dowds and Jock Fleming.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.39 |

Oldest Player |
F Dennis Hodgetts | 28.79 |

Youngest Player |
W Charlie Athersmith | 20.34 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Bill Dunning |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Arthur Stokes |
LB Jack Ramsey |
M James Brown |
M Peter Dowds |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Lewis Campbell |
F Dennis Hodgetts |
F Jack Devey |
CF Jock Fleming |

MANAGER

Management Committee

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Burnley

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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 had the best of a grand game."

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