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Game #1480

Aston Villa

Tuesday, 2 April 1929

Won

LWWLW

Division One

Leicester City

Attendance: 31,901

Villa Park

Aston Villa

4-2

Leicester City

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa bounce back from defeat at Filbert Street to beat Leicester at Villa Park as Billy Walker (pictured) scores a brace to make it nineteen wins, four draws and thirteen defeats in their thirty six division one games.

KEY MAN

Villa bounce back from defeat at Filbert Street to beat Leicester at Villa Park as Billy Walker scores a brace, Tuesday, 2 April 1929.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Tuesday, 2 April 1929

ON THIS DAY

Villa bounce back from defeat at Filbert Street to beat Leicester at Villa Park to make it nineteen wins, four draws and thirteen defeats in their thirty six division one games.

Aston Villa

Leicester City

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Leicester City

Previous 5 vs. Leicester: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1928-29 |
Matchday | #42 |
League Match | #36 |
Manager Game | #130 |
Tuesday, 2 April 1929

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 4-2 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWWLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 130 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 62 ๐ŸŸจ 22 ๐ŸŸฅ 46 | 1.60

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Leicester City

TEAM NEWS

Alec Talbot, Joe Tate, Reg Chester, Joe Beresford and Pongo Waring replace Vic Milne, Billy Kingdon, Arthur Dorrell, Billy Cook and Len Capewell.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Ben Olney |
FB Teddy Bowen |
FB John Brittleton |
CB Alec Talbot |
M Joe Tate |
M Norman Swales |
W Dicky York |
W Reg Chester |
F Joe Beresford |
F Billy Walker |
CF Pongo Waring |

MANAGER

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Leicester 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

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