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Game #1708

Aston Villa

Monday, 2 April 1934

Won

LLWDW

Division One

Sheffield United

Attendance: 25,052

Villa Park

Aston Villa

3-0

Sheffield United

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Dai Astley scores his twenty seventh of the season as Villa record their best League run of the season with two wins and a draw in three games.

KEY MAN

Dai Astley scores his twenty seventh of the season as Villa record their best League run of the season with two wins and a draw in three games.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Monday, 2 April 1934

ON THIS DAY

Villa avoid defeat in three consecutive League games for the first time this season to make it thirteen wins, seven draws and sixteen defeats in thirty six division one games.

Aston Villa

Sheffield United

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1924โ€“25

FIXTURE HISTORY

Sheffield United

Previous 5 vs. Sheffield United: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1933-34 |
Matchday | #42 |
League Match | #36 |
Manager Game | #358 |
Monday, 2 April 1934

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 3-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LLWDW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Billy Smith led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 357 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 175 ๐ŸŸจ 62 ๐ŸŸฅ 120 | 1.64

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Sheffield United

TEAM NEWS

Billy Smith names the same line up for the third successive game.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

Billy Smith led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Harry Morton |
FB Danny Blair |
FB Joe Nibloe |
CB Alec Talbot |
M Billy Kingdon |
M Tommy Gardner |
W Eric Houghton |
W Arthur Cunliffe |
F Dai Astley |
F Ronnie Dix |
F Joe Beresford |

MANAGER

Teddy Davison | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Sheffield United

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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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