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Game #1511

Aston Villa

Saturday, 11 January 1930

Won

LWDLW

FA Cup 3rd Round

Attendance: 39,000

Reading

Villa Park

Villa handsomely beat division two side Reading in the FA Cup third round helped by a brace from Eric Houghton on his second appearance.

Aston Villa

5-1

Reading

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Eric Houghton announces his arrival with a brace on his second start as Villa see off division two Reading in the third round of the FA Cup, Saturday, 11 January 1930.

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Saturday, 11 January 1930

ON THIS DAY

Villa handsomely beat division two side Reading to progress to the fourth round of the FA Cup, Saturday, 11 January 1930.

Aston Villa

Reading

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Reading

Previous 5 vs. Reading: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1929-30 |
Matchday | #25 |
Manager Game | #161 |
Saturday, 11 January 1930

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 161 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 79 ๐ŸŸจ 26 ๐ŸŸฅ 56 | 1.63

Career Form:

Top 6

Billy Smith led Management Committee

MATCH OFFICIALS

All the matches refereed by:

CARDS

Villa

Reading

TEAM NEWS

Billy Smith names an unchanged line up.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

Aston Villa

GK Ben Olney |
CB Alec Talbot |
FB Teddy Bowen |
LB Tommy Mort |
M Joe Tate |
M Billy Kingdon |
W Eric Houghton |
W Dicky York |
F Joe Beresford |
F Billy Walker |
F George Brown |

Reading

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

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

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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MATCHDAY QUOTES

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