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Game #1894

Aston Villa

Wednesday, 31 August 1938

Middlesbrough

1-1

Aston Villa

Division One

Middlesbrough

Ayresome Park

Attendance: 29,281

Drew

WWWWD

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Eric Houghton scores from the spot to earn Villa a draw at Ayresome.

KEY MAN

Eric Houghton scores from the spot to earn Villa a draw at Ayresome.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 31 August 1938

ON THIS DAY

Villa make it two top flight games unbeaten for the first time since April 1936 as they are held to a draw at Ayresome Park.

Aston Villa

Middlesbrough

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Villa Vs.

Middlesbrough

Previous 5 vs. Middlesbrough: | 🟩 | 🟥 | 🟥 | 🟩 | 🟥 |

PREVIOUS MATCH

SUBSEQUENT MATCH

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1938-39 |
Matchday | #2 |
League Match | #2 |
Manager Game | #81 |
Wednesday, 31 August 1938

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Jimmy Hogan |
FT Score | 1-1 |
FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | WWWWD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Jimmy Hogan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 81 | 🟩 | 41 🟨 17 🟥 23 | 1.73

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

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TEAM NEWS

Andy Kerr, Tommy Clayton and Jackie Martin replace Frank Shell, Freddie Haycock and Frank Broome.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

Jimmy Hogan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Fred Biddlestone |
FB George Cummings |
RB Ernie Callaghan |
CB Jimmy Allen |
M Alex Massie |
W Eric Houghton |
W Andy Kerr |
F Ronnie Starling |
F Bob Iverson |
F Jackie Martin |
CF Tommy Clayton |

MANAGER

Wilf Gillow | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Middlesbrough

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MATCHDAY SQUAD BIOGRAPHIES

STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

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

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT

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