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Game #1560

Aston Villa

Saturday, 17 January 1931

Won

LDDLW

Division One

Bolton Wanderers

Attendance: 21,950

Villa Park

Aston Villa

3-1

Bolton Wanderers

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Pongo Waring scores his THIRTIETH goal of the season as Villa record a first League win in three.

KEY MAN

Villa return to League action as Pongo Waring scored his THIRTIETH goal in twenty four games to help Villa to victory over Bolton, Saturday, 17 January 1931.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 17 January 1931

ON THIS DAY

Pongo Waring scored his THIRTIETH goal in twenty four games as Villa record a first League victory in three and first in 1931 to make it thirteen wins, seven draws and six defeats in their twenty six division one games having scored SEVENTY FIVE goals. Meanwhile, goalkeeper Percy Maggs made his fourteenth and final appearance for Villa aged 24 before moving on to Blackpool in August 1932.

Aston Villa

Bolton Wanderers

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1928-29

FIXTURE HISTORY

Bolton Wanderers

Previous 5 vs. Bolton: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1930-31 |
Matchday | #28 |
League Matchweek | #26 |
Manager Game | #210 |
Saturday, 17 January 1931

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 3-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LDDLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 209 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 102 ๐ŸŸจ 35 ๐ŸŸฅ 72 | 1.63

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Bolton Wanderers

TEAM NEWS

Teddy Bowen and George Brown replace Tommy Mort and Joe Beresford.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Percy Maggs |
CB Alec Talbot |
FB Teddy Bowen |
FB Tommy Smart |
M Jimmy Gibson |
M Joe Tate |
W Eric Houghton |
W Jack Mandley |
F George Brown |
F Billy Walker |
CF Pongo Waring |

MANAGER

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Bolton Wanderers

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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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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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