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Game #1521

Aston Villa

Saturday, 8 March 1930

Manchester United

2-3

Aston Villa

Division One

Manchester United

Old Trafford

Attendance: 25,407

Won

WLLWW

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Pongo Waring's brace helps Villa to a second successive League win for the first time since November.

KEY MAN

Pongo Waring scored a brace to help Villa to successive League wins for the first time since November, Saturday, 8 March 1930.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 8 March 1930

ON THIS DAY

Villa record successive League victories for the first time since November to make it fifteen wins, four draws and twelve defeats in their thirty one division one games.

Aston Villa

Manchester United

League Champions: 🏆🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆
Last Trophy: 1910-11

FIXTURE HISTORY

Villa Vs.

Manchester United

Previous 5 vs. Manchester United: | 🟥 | 🟩 | 🟨 | 🟨 | 🟩 |

PREVIOUS MATCH

SUBSEQUENT MATCH

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1929-30 |
Matchday | #35 |
League Match | #31 |
Manager Game | #171 |
Saturday, 8 March 1930

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 3-2 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLLWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 170 | 🟩 | 83 🟨 26 🟥 61 | 1.62

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

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TEAM NEWS

Billy Kingdon replaces Joe Tate.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Fred Biddlestone |
CB Alec Talbot |
LB Tommy Mort |
FB Teddy Bowen |
M Jimmy Gibson |
M Billy Kingdon |
W Eric Houghton |
W Dicky York |
CF Pongo Waring |
F Joe Beresford |
F George Brown |

MANAGER

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Manchester 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

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