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Game #1575

Aston Villa

Saturday, 25 April 1931

Won

LWWWW

Division One

Attendance: 13,272

Manchester City

Villa Park

Pongo Waring scores his FIFTIETH goal of the season as Villa win for the thirteenth time in sixteen games.

Aston Villa

4-2

Manchester City

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Pongo Waring scored his FIFTIETH goal of the season and Eric Houghton his THIRTIETH as Villa record a thirteenth win in sixteen, Saturday, 25 April 1931.

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Saturday, 25 April 1931

ON THIS DAY

Pongo Waring scored his FIFTIETH goal in forty games as Villa record a thirteenth victory in sixteen to make it twenty five wins, nine draws and seven defeats in their forty one division one games having scored ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY EIGHT goals.

Aston Villa

Manchester City

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1903-04

FIXTURE HISTORY

Manchester City

Previous 5 vs. Manchester City: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1930-31 |
Matchday | #43 |
League Match | #41 |
Manager Game | #225 |
Saturday, 25 April 1931

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 4-2 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWWWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 224 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 114 ๐ŸŸจ 37 ๐ŸŸฅ 73 | 1.69

Career Form:

Top 6

Billy Smith led Management Committee

MATCH OFFICIALS

Cards:

Villa

Manchester City

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

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

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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 |

Manchester City

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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