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Game #1473

Aston Villa

Lost

Saturday, 9 March 1929

WWDWL

Division One

Birmingham City

Villa Park

Attendance: 56,528

Aston Villa

1-2

Birmingham

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Pongo Waring (pictured) scored for the eleventh time in eight as Villa's ten game unbeaten run comes to an end as they lose at home to the team with three names to make it sixteen wins, four draws and ten defeats in their thirty division one games.

KEY MAN

Pongo Waring, scored for the eleventh time in eight but Villa's ten game unbeaten run comes to an end as they lose at home to the team with three names, Saturday, 9 March 1929.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 9 March 1929

ON THIS DAY

Villa's ten game unbeaten run comes to an end as they lose at home to the team with three names to make it sixteen wins, four draws and ten defeats in their thirty division one games.

Aston Villa

Birmingham City

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: ❌

FIXTURE HISTORY

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Season | 1928-29 |
Matchday | #35 |
League Match | #30 |
Manager Game | #123 |
Saturday, 9 March 1929

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 123 | 🟩 | 59 🟨 22 🟥 42 | 1.62

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Birmingham City

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Gibson and Arthur Dorrell replace Billy Kingdon and Reg Chester.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Ben Olney |
FB Tommy Smart |
LB Tommy Mort |
CB Alec Talbot |
M Joe Tate |
M Jimmy Gibson |
W Dicky York |
W Arthur Dorrell |
F Billy Walker |
F Joe Beresford |
CF Pongo Waring |

MANAGER

Leslie Knighton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Birmingham City

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STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

UNUSED

Player

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

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