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Game #1555

Aston Villa

Saturday, 27 December 1930

Won

WLWDW

Division One

Attendance: 32,505

Manchester United

Villa Park

Eric Houghton hits a brace as Villa hit Manchester United for seven to record their biggest win of the season.

Aston Villa

7-0

Manchester United

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Twenty eight goal man Pongo Waring misses his first game of the season but Villa still hit Manchester United for seven without reply as Eric Houghton scores a brace from the penalty spot, Saturday, 27 December 1930.

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Saturday, 27 December 1930

ON THIS DAY

Villa hit Manchester United for seven to record their biggest win to date and make it twelve wins, six draws and five defeats in their twenty three division one games having scored SIXTY SEVEN goals.

Aston Villa

Manchester United

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1910-11

FIXTURE HISTORY

Manchester United

Previous 5 vs. Manchester United: | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1930-31 |
Matchday | #23 |
League Match | #23 |
Manager Game | #205 |
Saturday, 27 December 1930

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 7-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLWDW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 204 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 101 ๐ŸŸจ 33 ๐ŸŸฅ 70 | 1.65

Career Form:

Top 6

Billy Smith led Management Committee

MATCH OFFICIALS

Cards:

Villa

Manchester United

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Joe Beresford and George Brown replace Reg Chester and Pongo Waring.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

Aston Villa

GK Percy Maggs |
CB Alec Talbot |
LB Tommy Mort |
FB Tommy Smart |
M Jimmy Gibson |
M Joe Tate |
W Eric Houghton |
W Jack Mandley |
F Joe Beresford |
F George Brown |
F Billy Walker |

Manchester United

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

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