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Game #160

Aston Villa

Saturday, 26 November 1892

Won

WWWLW

Division One

Preston North End

Attendance: 6,000

Wellington Road, Perry Barr

Aston Villa

3-1

Preston North End

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Peter Dowds, scored Villa's third as their topsy turvy form continues as they win against a side that heavily beat them five games previously.

KEY MAN

Peter Dowds, scored Villa's third, Saturday, 26 November 1892

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 26 November 1892

[Exact timings not recorded]
1โ€™ Debut, Bob Roberts
Goal, 1-0, Dennis Hodgetts
HT Aston Villa 1-0 Preston North End
Goal, 2-0, Albert Brown, Assist by Charlie Hare
Goal, 3-0, Peter Dowds
Goal, 3-1, (Preston North End)
FT Aston Villa 3-1 Preston North End

ON THIS DAY

Villaโ€™s topsy turvy form continues as they win against a side that heavily beat them five games previously.

Goalkeeper Bob Roberts made his debut for Villa age 33 after joining from West Bromwich Albion.

Aston Villa

Preston North End

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1889โ€“90

FIXTURE HISTORY

Preston North End

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1892-93 |
Matchday | #16 |
League Match | #16 |
Manager Game | #134 |
Saturday, 26 November 1892

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 3-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWWLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 134 | ๐ŸŸฉ 68 ๐ŸŸจ 17 ๐ŸŸฅ 49 | 1.65

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Preston North End

TEAM NEWS

Goalkeeper Bob Roberts comes in for his debut in place of Bill Dunning as Arthur Stokes and James Brown are recalled with Charlie Athersmith and Fred Burton missing out.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.33 |

Oldest Player |
GK Bob Roberts | 33.61 |

Youngest Player |
M George Campbell | 21.83 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Bob Roberts |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Walter Evans |
FB Arthur Stokes |
M George Campbell |
M James Brown |
M Peter Dowds |
F Dennis Hodgetts |
F Charlie Hare |
F Jack Devey |
F Albert Brown |

MANAGER

E.H. Bahr | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Preston North End

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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

MATCH QUOTES

"At length the Villa forwards came down the field by means of a good combined run, and, after a lot of manoeuvring, Hodgetts, from a difficult position, shot an exceedingly clever goal; Trainor being quite unable to gauge the flight of the ball."

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