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Game #1509

Aston Villa

Saturday, 28 December 1929

Drew

WLLWD

Division One

Birmingham City

Attendance: 33,228

St Andrew's

Birmingham

1-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa are held by the team with three names despite Billy Walker's strike.

KEY MAN

Billy Walker scores but Villa are held at the team with three names, Saturday, 28 December 1929.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 28 December 1929

ON THIS DAY

Villa are held at St Andrew's to make it twelve wins, four draws and seven defeats in twenty three division one games. Meanwhile, winger Arthur Dorrell made his final appearance for Villa aged 33 after 389 games and 65 goals before moving on to Port Vale in June 1931.

Aston Villa

Birmingham City

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Birmingham City

Previous 5 vs. Birmingham City: | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1929-30 |
Matchday | #23 |
League Match | #23 |
Manager Game | #159 |
Saturday, 28 December 1929

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-1 |
FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | WLLWD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 159 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 78 ๐ŸŸจ 26 ๐ŸŸฅ 55 | 1.64

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Birmingham City

TEAM NEWS

Billy Smith names the same line up for the third 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 Teddy Bowen |
LB Tommy Mort |
M Joe Tate |
M Billy Kingdon |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Dicky York |
CF Pongo Waring |
F Billy Walker |
F George Brown |

MANAGER

Leslie Knighton | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Birmingham 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

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