Walsall Swifts

1-5

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Archie Hunter, Archie Hunter, Archie Hunter, Wally Roberts, Howard Vaughton

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #17

GOAL | 52' |.jpg

FA Cup 1st Round

The Chuckery

Attendance: 4,000

Saturday, 10 November 1883

AT A GLANCE

Game #17

Season | 1883-84 |
Matchday | #1 |
Manager Game | #17 |
Saturday, 10 November 1883

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Management Committee
FT Score | 5-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWWLW |

TEAM STATS

[Exact birth dates not recorded]

Starting XI Average Age
| 23.99 |

Oldest Player |
M Eli Davis | 27.96 |

Youngest Player |
F Olly Whateley | 22.27 |

TEAM NEWS

Villa hand FA Cup debuts to Archibald Vale, Tom Riddell and Robert Price.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTES

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LEAGUE TABLE

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STARTING LINE UP

GK Archibald Vale |
D Joe Simmonds |
D Robert Price |
D Charles Apperley |
FB Tom Riddell |
WH Fred Dawson |
M Eli Davis |
F Olly Whateley |
F Howard Vaughton |
F Archie Hunter |
F Wally Roberts |

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

[Exact chronological timings not recorded]
1’ Debut, Archibald Vale, Tom Riddell, Robert Price
Goal, 1-0, Archie Hunter
Goal, 2-0, Archie Hunter
Goal, 3-0, Archie Hunter
Goal, 4-0, Howard Vaughton
Goal, 5-0, Wally Roberts
Goal, 5-1, Walsall Swifts
FT Walsall Swifts 1-5 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Goalkeeper Archibald Vale, full back Tom Riddell and defender Robert Price made their debuts for Villa

Forward Archie Hunter scored Villa’s first ever hat-trick as a professional club

MATCH PICTURE

Archie Hunter, scorer of Villa's first ever hat-trick, Saturday, 10 November 1883

Archie Hunter, scorer of Villa's first ever hat-trick, Saturday, 10 November 1883

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