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Game #1574

Aston Villa

Saturday, 18 April 1931

Won

WLWWW

Division One

Leeds United

Attendance: 10,388

Elland Road

Leeds United

0-2

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Pongo Waring scores his FORTY NINTH goal of the season as Villa win for the twelfth time in fifteen games.

KEY MAN

Pongo Waring scored his FORTY NINTH goal of the season to help Villa to a twelfth win in fifteen with victory over Leeds, Saturday, 18 April 1931.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 18 April 1931

ON THIS DAY

Pongo Waring scored his FORTY NINTH goal in thirty eight games as Villa record a twelfth victory in fifteen to make it twenty four wins, nine draws and seven defeats in their forty division one games having scored ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY FOUR goals.

Aston Villa

Leeds United

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: โŒ

FIXTURE HISTORY

Leeds United

Previous 5 vs. Leeds: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1930-31 |
Matchday | #42 |
League Match | #40 |
Manager Game | #224 |
Saturday, 18 April 1931

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLWWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 223 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 113 ๐ŸŸจ 37 ๐ŸŸฅ 73 | 1.69

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Leeds United

TEAM NEWS

Billy Smith names an unchanged line up.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Reg Miles |
CB Alec Talbot |
FB Teddy Bowen |
FB Tommy Smart |
M Jimmy Gibson |
M Joe Tate |
W Eric Houghton |
W Reg Chester |
F Joe Beresford |
F Billy Walker |
CF Pongo Waring |

MANAGER

Dick Ray | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Leeds United

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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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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 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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