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Game #1580

Aston Villa

Saturday, 12 September 1931

Won

LWDLW

Division One

Grimsby Town

Attendance: 18,753

Villa Park

Aston Villa

7-0

Grimsby Town

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Jack Mandley scores a brace to help Villa to a crushing defeat of Grimsby.

KEY MAN

Villa get back into their stride as they hit Grimsby for SEVEN without reply with help from a brace from Jack Mandley, Saturday, 12 September 1931.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 12 September 1931

ON THIS DAY

Villa hammer Grimsby to make it two wins, a draw and a defeat in four division one games this season as the top scorers from 1930-31 make it ELEVEN goals in four.

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Grimsby Town

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Grimsby Town

Previous 5 vs. Grimsby: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1931-32 |
Matchday | #4 |
League Match | #4 |
Manager Game | #230 |
Saturday, 12 September 1931

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 7-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWDLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 229 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 116 ๐ŸŸจ 38 ๐ŸŸฅ 75 | 1.69

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Grimsby Town

TEAM NEWS

Billy Smith names the same line up for the fourth consecutive game.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Fred Biddlestone |
FB Tommy Smart |
LB Tommy Mort |
CB Alec Talbot |
M Joe Tate |
M Jimmy Gibson |
W Eric Houghton |
W Jack Mandley |
CF Pongo Waring |
F Joe Beresford |
F Billy Walker |

MANAGER

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Grimsby Town

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SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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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

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT