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Game #1616

Aston Villa

Saturday, 9 April 1932

Won

DWWDW

Division One

Manchester City

Attendance: 18,170

Villa Park

Aston Villa

2-1

Manchester City

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

George Brown scores for the second time in three as Villa win for the fourth time in six unbeaten games.

KEY MAN

George Brown scored his second in three games as Villa extend their unbeaten run to six with victory over Manchester City, Saturday, 9 April 1932.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 9 April 1932

ON THIS DAY

Villa extend their unbeaten run to six, winning four, to make it eighteen wins, seven draws and twelve defeats in thirty seven division one games this season scoring NINETY FIVE 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: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1931-32 |
Matchday | #40 |
League Match | #37 |
Manager Game | #266 |
Saturday, 9 April 1932

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | DWWDW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 265 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 133 ๐ŸŸจ 45 ๐ŸŸฅ 87 | 1.68

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Manchester City

TEAM NEWS

Reg Chester and Joe Beresford replace Eric Houghton and Pongo Waring.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Harry Morton |
LB Tommy Mort |
FB Danny Blair |
CB Alec Talbot |
M Joe Tate |
M Jimmy Gibson |
W Reg Chester |
W Jack Mandley |
F Joe Beresford |
F Dai Astley |
F George Brown |

MANAGER

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Manchester City

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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

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