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Game #1499

Aston Villa

Saturday, 2 November 1929

Won

LWWWW

Division One

Manchester United

Attendance: 24,292

Villa Park

Aston Villa

1-0

Manchester United

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa win for the seventh time in eight thanks to s third goal in two games from Reg Chester.

KEY MAN

Reg Chester scores for the third time in two games to secure a fourth successive win for Villa, Saturday, 2 November 1929.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 2 November 1929

ON THIS DAY

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

Aston Villa

Manchester United

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1910-11

FIXTURE HISTORY

Manchester United

Previous 5 vs. Manchester United: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1929-30 |
Matchday | #13 |
League Match | #13 |
Manager Game | #149 |
Saturday, 2 November 1929

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWWWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 149 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 74 ๐ŸŸจ 23 ๐ŸŸฅ 52 | 1.64

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Manchester United

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Gibson and Pongo Waring replace Billy Kingdon and George Brown.

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

MANAGER

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Manchester United

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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