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Game #1568

Aston Villa

Saturday, 14 March 1931

Won

WWWWW

Division One

Attendance: 60,997

Arsenal

Villa Park

Pongo Waring scores his FORTY SECOND goal of the season as Villa hammer title rivals Arsenal.

Aston Villa

5-1

Arsenal

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Pongo Waring scored his FORTY SECOND goal of the season as Villa gain revenge for two defeats earlier in the season by hammering title rivals Arsenal at Villa Park, Saturday, 14 March 1931.

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Saturday, 14 March 1931

ON THIS DAY

Pongo Waring scored his FORTY SECOND goal in thirty two games as Villa record seven consecutive victories and inflict defeat on title rivals Arsenal to make it twenty wins, eight draws and six defeats in their thirty four division one games having scored ONE HUNDRED AND NINE goals.

Aston Villa

Arsenal

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1929-30

FIXTURE HISTORY

Arsenal

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1930-31 |
Matchday | #36 |
League Match | #34 |
Manager Game | #218 |
Saturday, 14 March 1931

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 217 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 109 ๐ŸŸจ 36 ๐ŸŸฅ 72 | 1.67

Career Form:

Top 6

Billy Smith led Management Committee

MATCH OFFICIALS

Cards:

Villa

Arsenal

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Billy Smith names the same line up for a sixth consecutive game.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

Aston Villa

GK Reg Miles |
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 Billy Walker |
CF Pongo Waring |

Arsenal

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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