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Game #1452

Aston Villa

Won

LWLWW

Saturday, 17 November 1928

Division One

Blackburn Rovers

Villa Park

Attendance: 31,212

Aston Villa

2-1

Blackburn Rovers

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Joe Beresford (pictured) scored a brace to secure a second successive win for Villa and a sixth victory in eight games following their slow start to the season and make it seven wins, two draws and five defeats in their fourteen division one games.

KEY MAN

Joe Beresford, scored a brace to secure a second successive win for Villa and a sixth victory in eight games following their slow start to the season, Saturday, 17 November 1928.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 17 November 1928

ON THIS DAY

Villa secure a second successive win and a sixth victory in eight games following their slow start to the season and make it seven wins, two draws and five defeats in their fourteen division one games.

Aston Villa

Blackburn Rovers

League Champions: 🏆🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆
Last Trophy: 1927–28

FIXTURE HISTORY

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Season | 1928-29 |
Matchday | #14 |
League Match | #14 |
Manager Game | #102 |
Saturday, 17 November 1928

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWLWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 102 | 🟩 | 46 🟨 19 🟥 37 | 1.54

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Blackburn Rovers

TEAM NEWS

Ben Olney replaces Tommy Jackson.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Ben Olney |
FB Tommy Smart |
FB Teddy Bowen |
CB Alec Talbot |
M Billy Kingdon |
M Joe Tate |
W Dicky York |
W Arthur Dorrell |
F Billy Walker |
F Joe Beresford |
CF Pongo Waring |

MANAGER

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Blackburn Rovers

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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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 Half


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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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT

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