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Game #1837

Aston Villa

Saturday, 27 March 1937

Won

WDWWW

Division Two

Blackburn Rovers

Attendance: 25,394

Ewood Park

Blackburn Rovers

3-4

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Frank Broome continued his outstanding scoring form as he hit his fifteenth goal in last eight as Villa extend their best run of the season to eight games unbeaten with seven wins.

KEY MAN

Frank Broome continued his outstanding scoring form as he hit his fifteenth goal in last eight as Villa extend their best run of the season to eight games unbeaten with seven wins.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 27 March 1937

ON THIS DAY

Villa extend their best run of the season to eight games unbeaten seven six wins to make it twelve wins in the last thirty second tier games and an overall record of sixteen wins, twelve draws and eight defeats in thirty six 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 eleven wins, seven draws and five defeats in his twenty three game spell.

Aston Villa

Blackburn Rovers

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1927โ€“28

FIXTURE HISTORY

Blackburn Rovers

Previous 5 vs. Blackburn: | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1936-37 |
Matchday | #37 |
League Match | #36 |
Manager Game | #24 |
Saturday, 27 March 1937

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Jimmy Hogan |
FT Score | 4-3 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WDWWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

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

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 24 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 11 ๐ŸŸจ 7 ๐ŸŸฅ 6 | 1.67

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Blackburn Rovers

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Hogan names an unchanged line up.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

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

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Aston Villa

GK Fred Biddlestone |
FB Bill Cobley |
RB Ernie Callaghan |
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

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Blackburn Rovers

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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