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Game #1701

Aston Villa

Saturday, 24 February 1934

Lost

WDWLL

Division One

Stoke

Attendance: 34,950

Villa Park

Aston Villa

1-2

Stoke City

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Joe Beresford scores on his return to the side but Villa are beaten for the second successive game to make it fifteen defeats in thirty one.

KEY MAN

Joe Beresford scores on his return to the side but Villa are beaten for the second successive game to make it fifteen defeats in thirty one.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 24 February 1934

ON THIS DAY

Villa lose successive matches to make it eleven wins, five draws and fifteen defeats in thirty one division one games. Meanwhile, midfielder Tommy Gardner made his Villa debut aged 23 after joining from Hull City earlier this month.

Aston Villa

Stoke

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Stoke

Previous 5 vs. Stoke: | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1933-34 |
Matchday | #35 |
League Match | #31 |
Manager Game | #351 |
Saturday, 24 February 1934

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 350 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 172 ๐ŸŸจ 60 ๐ŸŸฅ 118 | 1.65

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Stoke

TEAM NEWS

Tommy Gardner (debut), Alec Talbot, Joe Beresford and Dai Astley replace Ernie Callaghan, Billy Kingdon, George Brown and Bob Brocklebank.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Harry Morton |
CB Alec Talbot |
FB Joe Nibloe |
LB Tommy Mort |
M Tommy Wood |
M Tommy Gardner |
W Eric Houghton |
W Arthur Cunliffe |
F Dai Astley |
F Ronnie Dix |
F Joe Beresford |

MANAGER

Tom Mather | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Stoke

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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

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