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Game #1572

Aston Villa

Tuesday, 7 April 1931

Won

WDWLW

Division One

Attendance: 29,975

Newcastle United

Villa Park

Billy Walker hits a brace to help Villa to a tenth win in thirteen.

Aston Villa

4-3

Newcastle United

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Billy Walker scored a brace and Pongo Waring scored his FORTY SIXTH goal of the season and Eric Houghton his TWENTY EIGHTH as Villa bounced back from a first defeat in twelve to beat Newcastle, Tuesday, 7 April 1931.

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Tuesday, 7 April 1931

ON THIS DAY

Pongo Waring scored his FORTY SIXTH goal in thirty six games as Villa record a tenth victory in thirteen to make it twenty two wins, nine draws and seven defeats in their thirty eight division one games having scored ONE HUNDRED AND EIGHTEEN goals.

Aston Villa

Newcastle United

FIXTURE HISTORY

Newcastle United

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1930-31 |
Matchday | #40 |
League Match | #38 |
Manager Game | #222 |
Tuesday, 7 April 1931

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 4-3 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WDWLW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Newcastle United

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Reg Chester replaces George Brown.

TEAM STATS

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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 Reg Chester |
F Joe Beresford |
F Billy Walker |
CF Pongo Waring |

Newcastle United

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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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