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Game #183

Aston Villa

Saturday, 7 October 1893

Won

Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

Division One

Nottingham Forest

Attendance: 12,000

Town Ground

Nottingham Forest

1-2

Aston Villa

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Jack Devey scored the opener as Villa bounce back from defeat to Sheffield United with their fourth win of the campaign in eight games.

KEY MAN

Jack Devey, scored the opener, Saturday, 7 October 1893

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 7 October 1893

HT Nottingham Forest 0-0 Aston Villa
51โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Jack Devey
75โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Willie Groves
87โ€™ Goal, 2-1, (Nottingham Forest)
FT Nottingham Forest 1-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa bounce back from defeat to Sheffield United with their fourth win of the campaign in eight games.

Aston Villa

Nottingham Forest

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Nottingham Forest

Previous 5 vs. Forest: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1893-94 |
Matchday | #8 |
League Match | #8 |
Manager Game | #157 |
Saturday, 7 October 1893

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: George Ramsay | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ | Glasgow, 1886-1926 led Management Committee
FT Score | 2-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWDLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 157 | ๐ŸŸฉ 79 ๐ŸŸจ 22 ๐ŸŸฅ 56 | 1.65

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

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Nottingham Forest

TEAM NEWS

Villa made two changes from the team heavily beaten by Sheffield United last time out with William Devey and Bob Chatt replaced by James Gillan and Charlie Hare.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.14 |

Oldest Player |
F Dennis Hodgetts | 29.88 |

Youngest Player |
D John Baird | 22.78 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

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Aston Villa

GK Bill Dunning |
D John Baird |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Jimmy Welford |
M Jack Reynolds |
M Willie Groves |
M James Gillan |
W Albert Woolley |
F Jack Devey |
F Dennis Hodgetts |
F Charlie Hare |

MANAGER

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Nottingham Forest

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SUBSTITUTES

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SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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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

"At times the forward play reminded one forcibly of the North End at their best"

MATCH REPORT