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Game #1505

Aston Villa

Saturday, 14 December 1929

Aston Villa

5-1

Sheffield United

Division One

Sheffield United

Villa Park

Attendance: 26,821

Won

LWWDW

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa's strong form continues as they make it ten wins from fourteen as Billy Walker hits four.

KEY MAN

Billy Walker scored four as Villa record their tenth win in fourteen, Saturday, 14 December 1929.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 14 December 1929

ON THIS DAY

Villa rout Sheffield United to make it eleven wins, three draws and five defeats in nineteen division one games.

Aston Villa

Sheffield United

League Champions: 🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆
Last Trophy: 1924–25

FIXTURE HISTORY

Villa Vs.

Sheffield United

Previous 5 vs. Sheffield United: | 🟥 | 🟩 | 🟩 | 🟩 | 🟩 |

PREVIOUS MATCH

SUBSEQUENT MATCH

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1929-30 |
Matchday | #19 |
League Match | #19 |
Manager Game | #155 |
Saturday, 14 December 1929

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 155 | 🟩 | 77 🟨 25 🟥 53 | 1.65

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

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TEAM NEWS

Billy Smith names the same line up for the fourth successive game.

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 Billy Walker |
F George Brown |

MANAGER

John Nicholson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Sheffield United

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MATCHDAY SQUAD BIOGRAPHIES

STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

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

MATCH REPORT