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Game #1592

Aston Villa

Saturday, 5 December 1931

Won

WLWDW

Division One

Attendance: 32,871

Derby County

Villa Park

Eric Houghton scores a brace to secure a third win in five.

Aston Villa

2-0

Derby County

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Eric Houghton scored a brace to secure Villa a third win in five games, Saturday, 5 December 1931.

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Saturday, 5 December 1931

ON THIS DAY

Villa win for the third time in five to make it nine wins, three draws and four defeats in sixteen division one games this season scoring FORTY THREE goals.

Aston Villa

Derby County

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Derby County

Previous 5 vs. Derby County: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1931-32 |
Matchday | #16 |
League Match | #16 |
Manager Game | #242 |
Saturday, 5 December 1931

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 241 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 123 ๐ŸŸจ 40 ๐ŸŸฅ 78 | 1.70

Career Form:

Top 6

Billy Smith led Management Committee

MATCH OFFICIALS

All the matches refereed by:

CARDS

Villa

Derby County

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Gibson and Dai Astley replace Tommy Wood and Joe Beresford.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

George Jobey | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

Aston Villa

GK Harry Morton |
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 Dai Astley |
F Billy Walker |

Derby County

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

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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MATCHDAY QUOTES

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