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Game #1455

Aston Villa

Saturday, 8 December 1928

Lost

WWWWL

Division One

Attendance: 16,406

Huddersfield Town

Leeds Road

The stark inconsistency that had become such a hallmark of Billy Smith's reign rears its head again as Villa are swept aside at Leeds Road, failing to score for the first time in fifteen games to make it nine wins, two draws and six defeats in their seventeen division one games.

Huddersfield Town

3-0

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

KEY MAN

The stark inconsistency that had become such a hallmark of Billy Smith's reign rears its head again as Villa are swept aside at Leeds Road, failing to score for the first time in fifteen games, Saturday, 8 December 1928.

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Saturday, 8 December 1928

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The stark inconsistency that had become such a hallmark of Billy Smith's reign rears its head again as Villa are swept aside at Leeds Road, failing to score for the first time in fifteen games to make it nine wins, two draws and six defeats in their seventeen division one games.

Aston Villa

Huddersfield Town

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1925-26

FIXTURE HISTORY

Huddersfield Town

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1928-29 |
Matchday | #17 |
League Match | #17 |
Manager Game | #105 |
Saturday, 8 December 1928

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 0-3 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WWWWL |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Huddersfield Town

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Billy Kingdon replaces George Jakeman.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

Billy Smith led Management Committee

MANAGER

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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 |

Huddersfield Town

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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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