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Game #1485

Aston Villa

Saturday, 27 April 1929

Lost

WWLWL

Division One

Manchester City

Attendance: 30,154

Maine Road

Manchester City

3-0

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa's chronic inconsistency under Billy Smith continues as they sandwich a four goal win between two three goal defeats to make it twenty two wins, four draws and fifteen defeats in their forty one division one games.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 27 April 1929

ON THIS DAY

Villa's chronic inconsistency under Billy Smith continues as they sandwich a four goal win between two three goal defeats to make it twenty two wins, four draws and fifteen defeats in their forty one division one games.

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 | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1928-29 |
Matchday | #47 |
League Match | #41 |
Manager Game | #135 |
Saturday, 27 April 1929

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 135 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 65 ๐ŸŸจ 22 ๐ŸŸฅ 48 | 1.61

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Manchester City

TEAM NEWS

John Brittleton replaces Tommy Mort.

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 Billy Kingdon |
W Dicky York |
W Reg Chester |
F Joe Beresford |
F Billy Walker |
CF Pongo Waring |

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