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Game #1830

Aston Villa

Saturday, 13 February 1937

Won

LLDLW

Division Two

Plymouth Argyle

Attendance: 40,956

Villa Park

Aston Villa

5-4

Plymouth Argyle

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa win for the first time in six League games as Eric Houghton hits Villa's third hat-trick of the season.

KEY MAN

Villa win for the first time in six League games as Eric Houghton hits Villa's third hat-trick of the season.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 13 February 1937

ON THIS DAY

Villa come out on top in a nine goal thriller with Argyle as they win for the first time in six League games to make it just six wins in the last twenty three second tier games and an overall record of ten wins, eleven draws and eight defeats in twenty nine division two matches.

Jimmy McMullan had recorded five wins, five draws and three defeats in his thirteen division two matches in charge and his successor Jimmy Hogan had now delivered five wins, six draws and five defeats in his sixteen game spell.

Meanwhile, goalkeeper Harry Morton made the last of his 207 appearances for Villa aged 28 before moving on to Everton in March 1937 with and appearance record second only to Billy George.

Aston Villa

Plymouth Argyle

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Plymouth Argyle

Previous 5 vs. Plymouth: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1936-37 |
Matchday | #30 |
League Match | #29 |
Manager Game | #17 |
Saturday, 13 February 1937

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Jimmy Hogan |
FT Score | 5-4 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LLDLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Jimmy Hogan | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 17 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 5 ๐ŸŸจ 6 ๐ŸŸฅ 6 | 1.24

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Plymouth Argyle

TEAM NEWS

Frank Broome replaces Charlie Phillips.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

Jimmy Hogan | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Aston Villa

GK Harry Morton |
FB Bill Cobley |
FB George Cummings |
M Alex Massie |
M Tom Griffiths |
W John Maund |
W Eric Houghton |
F Bob Iverson |
F Freddie Haycock |
F Ronnie Starling |
CF Frank Broome |

MANAGER

Bob Jack | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

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Plymouth Argyle

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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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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

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT