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Game #166

Aston Villa

Saturday, 7 January 1893

Won

WLDWW

Division One

Sheffield Wednesday

Attendance: 10,000

Wellington Road, Perry Barr

Aston Villa

5-1

Wednesday

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Forward William Devey made a goalscoring debut for Villa aged 27 after joining from Wolverhampton Wanderers as Jimmy Logan (pictured) scored his first hat-trick for the club as Villa return the favour and put five past Wednesday.

KEY MAN

Forward William Devey made a goalscoring debut for Villa aged 27 after joining from Wolverhampton Wanderers as Jimmy Logan (pictured) scored his first hat-trick for the club.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 7 January 1893

[Exact timings not recorded]
1โ€™ Debut, William Devey
12โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Jimmy Logan, Assist by Jack Devey
30โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Dennis Hodgetts, Assist by Charlie Athersmith
Goal, 3-0, William Devey, Assist by Dennis Hodgetts
HT Aston Villa 3-0 Sheffield Wednesday
47โ€™ Goal, 4-0, Jimmy Logan
Goal, 5-0, Jimmy Logan
Goal, 5-1, (Sheffield Wednesday)
FT Aston Villa 5-1 Sheffield Wednesday

ON THIS DAY

Forward William Devey made a goalscoring debut for Villa aged 27 after joining from Wolverhampton Wanderers as Jimmy Logan scored his first hat-trick for the club.

Aston Villa

Sheffield Wednesday

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Sheffield Wednesday

Previous 5 vs. Wednesday: | - | - | - | - | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1892-93 |
Matchday | #22 |
League Match | #22 |
Manager Game | #140 |
Saturday, 7 January 1893

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 140 | ๐ŸŸฉ 71 ๐ŸŸจ 18 ๐ŸŸฅ 51 | 1.65

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

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CARDS

Villa

Sheffield Wednesday

TEAM NEWS

Villa make three changes from the team that beat Notts County last time out with Peter Dowds, Fred Burton and William Devey (debut) coming in and George Campbell, David Skea and James Brown (injury) dropping out.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.66 |

Oldest Player |
D Harry Devey | 32.85 |

Youngest Player |
W Charlie Athersmith | 20.68 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Bill Dunning |
D Gershom Cox |
D Harry Devey |
FB Arthur Stokes |
M Peter Dowds |
M Fred Burton |
W Charlie Athersmith |
F Dennis Hodgetts |
F William Devey |
F Jack Devey |
CF Jimmy Logan |

MANAGER

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Sheffield Wednesday

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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

"During Friday afternoon and Saturday morning a hundred men had been engaged in clearing the ground of the snow, and, in, fact, every- thing possible had been done to ensure the success of the game."

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