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Game #1456

Aston Villa

Wednesday, 19 December 1928

Won

WWWLW

Division One

Manchester City

Attendance: 8,496

Villa Park

Aston Villa

5-1

Manchester City

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa bounce back from defeat at Leeds Road to put five past Manchester City with braces from Joe Beresford and Dicky York (pictured) and a goal on his first appearance since the opening day of the season for Jimmy Gibson. As a result Villa make it ten wins, two draws and six defeats in their eighteen division one games having scored 35 goals in their last eleven matches.

KEY MAN

Villa bounce back from defeat at Leeds Road to put five past Manchester City with braces from Joe Beresford and Dicky York and a goal on his first appearance since the opening day of the season for Jimmy Gibson, Wednesday, 19 December 1928.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 19 December 1928

ON THIS DAY

Villa bounce back from defeat at Leeds Road to put five past Manchester City. As a result Villa make it ten wins, two draws and six defeats in their eighteen division one games having scored 35 goals in their last eleven matches.

Aston Villa

Manchester City

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1903-04

FIXTURE HISTORY

Manchester City

Previous 5 vs. Manchester City: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1928-29 |
Matchday | #18 |
League Match | #18 |
Manager Game | #106 |
Wednesday, 19 December 1928

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 106 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 49 ๐ŸŸจ 19 ๐ŸŸฅ 38 | 1.57

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Manchester City

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Gibson replaces Pongo Waring.

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 |
M Jimmy Gibson |
W Dicky York |
W Arthur Dorrell |
F Billy Walker |
F Joe Beresford |

MANAGER

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Manchester City

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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