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Game #1751

Aston Villa

Saturday, 6 April 1935

Won

LLLLW

Division One

Portsmouth

Attendance: 20,813

Fratton Park

Portsmouth

0-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Archie Watkins scores for the second successive game as Villa win for the first time in five after suffering four consecutive defeats for the first time in over seven years under Jimmy McMullan.

KEY MAN

Archie Watkins scores for the second successive game as Villa win for the first time in five after suffering four consecutive defeats for the first time in over seven years under Jimmy McMullan.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 6 April 1935

ON THIS DAY

Villa stop a run of four consecutive losses to win at Fratton Park and make it thirteen wins, ten draws and thirteen defeats in thirty six under Jimmy McMullan.

Meanwhile, centre forward Frank Broome made his Villa debut aged 19 after joining the club from Berkhamstead Town in November 1934.

Aston Villa

Portsmouth

FIXTURE HISTORY

Portsmouth

Previous 5 vs. Portsmouth: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1934-35 |
Matchday | #37 |
League Match | #36 |
Manager Game | #37 |
Saturday, 6 April 1935

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Jimmy McMullan |
FT Score | 1-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LLLLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Jimmy McMullan | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 37 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 13 ๐ŸŸจ 10 ๐ŸŸฅ 14 | 1.32

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Portsmouth

TEAM NEWS

Ernie Callaghan and Frank Broome (debut) replace Tommy Gardner and Dai Astley.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

Jimmy McMullan | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

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Aston Villa

GK Harry Morton |
FB George Beeson |
FB Danny Blair |
RB Ernie Callaghan |
CB Jimmy Allen |
M Billy Kingdon |
W Eric Houghton |
W Archie Watkins |
W Arthur Cunliffe |
F Ronnie Dix |
CF Frank Broome |

MANAGER

Jack Tinn | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Portsmouth

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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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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

MATCH REPORT