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Game #1515

Aston Villa

Wednesday, 5 February 1930

Lost

WLWLL

Division One

Attendance: 13,378

Burnley

Villa Park

Villa lose for the sixth time in their last eight League games.

Aston Villa

1-2

Burnley

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Joe Beresford scores but Villa lose successive games and make it six defeat in their last eight, Wednesday, 5 February 1930.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 5 February 1930

ON THIS DAY

Villa fall to a sixth defeat in eight off the back of a run of just three losses in fifteen as they make it twelve wins, four draws and eleven defeats in their twenty seven division one games.

Meanwhile, goalkeeper Fred Biddlestone, 25, and forward Bob Brocklebank, 21, made their Villa debuts after joining from Walsall and Finchley AFC earlier this month and in May 1929 respectively.

Moving the other way was midfielder Norman Swales, 23, who made his eight and final appearance for Villa before moving on to Scarborough in May 1932.

Aston Villa

Burnley

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1920-21

FIXTURE HISTORY

Burnley

Previous 5 vs. Burnley: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1929-30 |
Matchday | #29 |
League Match | #27 |
Manager Game | #165 |
Wednesday, 5 February 1930

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-2 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WLWLL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 164 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 79 ๐ŸŸจ 26 ๐ŸŸฅ 59 | 1.60

Career Form:

Top 6

Billy Smith led Management Committee

MATCH OFFICIALS

All the matches refereed by:

CARDS

Villa

Burnley

TEAM NEWS

Fred Biddlestone (debut), Bob Brocklebank (debut) and Norman Swales replace Tommy Jackson, Joe Tate and Jimmy Gibson.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

Aston Villa

GK Fred Biddlestone |
CB Alec Talbot |
FB Teddy Bowen |
LB Tommy Mort |
M Billy Kingdon |
M Norman Swales |
W Eric Houghton |
F Joe Beresford |
F Billy Walker |
F George Brown |
F Bob Brocklebank |

Burnley

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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