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Game #1723

Aston Villa

Lost

LDWWL

Saturday, 6 October 1934

Division One

Grimsby Town

Blundell Park

Attendance: 17,732

Grimsby Town

5-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Dai Astley scores for the sixth time this season but Villa concede five and lose for the third time in six under Jimmy McMullan.

KEY MAN

Dai Astley scores for the sixth time this season but Villa concede five and lose for the third time in six under Jimmy McMullan.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 6 October 1934

ON THIS DAY

Villa concede five and lose for the third time in six games under Jimmy McMullan to make it four wins, a draw and four defeats in his first nine games scoring twenty and conceding twenty three.

Billy Simpson made the last of his 29 appearances for Villa aged 27 before moving on to Cowdenbeath in July 1936.

Aston Villa

Grimsby Town

European Cup / Champions League: ❌
League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
League Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: ❌

FIXTURE HISTORY

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Season | 1934-35 |
Matchday | #9 |
League Match | #9 |
Manager Game | #9 |
Saturday, 6 October 1934

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Jimmy McMullan |
FT Score | 1-5 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LDWWL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Jimmy McMullan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 9 | 🟩 | 4 🟨 1 🟥 4 | 1.44

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Grimsby Town

TEAM NEWS

George Beeson and Tommy Gardner replace Fred Butcher and Jimmy Gibson.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

Jimmy McMullan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Harry Morton |
FB George Beeson |
FB Danny Blair |
CB Jimmy Allen |
M Tommy Gardner |
M Billy Simpson |
W Archie Watkins |
W Eric Houghton |
CF Pongo Waring |
F Joe Beresford |
F Dai Astley |

MANAGER

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Grimsby Town

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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SQUAD STATS

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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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 Half


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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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

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