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Game #1498

Aston Villa

Won

WLWWW

Saturday, 26 October 1929

Division One

Grimsby Town

Blundell Park

Attendance: 20,225

Grimsby Town

0-2

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa win for the sixth time in seven thanks to s brace from Reg Chester.

KEY MAN

A Reg Chester brace helps Villa to a third successive victory and sixth in in seven, Saturday, 26 October 1929.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 26 October 1929

ON THIS DAY

Villa record a third successive victories to make it six wins in their last seven having one just once in their first five division one games.

Aston Villa

Grimsby Town

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Grimsby Town

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1929-30 |
Matchday | #12 |
League Match | #12 |
Manager Game | #148 |
Saturday, 26 October 1929

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLWWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 148 | 🟩 | 73 🟨 23 🟥 52 | 1.64

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Grimsby Town

TEAM NEWS

Billy Kingdon replaces Jimmy Gibson.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Ben Olney |
CB Alec Talbot |
FB Tommy Smart |
LB Tommy Mort |
M Joe Tate |
M Billy Kingdon |
W Reg Chester |
W Dicky York |
F Joe Beresford |
F George Brown |
F Billy Walker |

MANAGER

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Grimsby Town

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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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

MATCH REPORT

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