Wednesbury Old Athletic

4-7

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Howard Vaughton, Howard Vaughton, Howard Vaughton, Arthur Brown, Arthur Brown, Olly Whateley, Archie Hunter

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #19

FA Cup 3rd Round

Attendance: 7,000

Saturday, 29 December 1883

Position:

AT A GLANCE

Game #19

Season | 1883-84 |
Matchday | #3 |
Manager Game | #19 |
Saturday, 29 December 1883

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Management Committee
FT Score | 7-4 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLWWW |

TEAM STATS

[Exact birth dates not recorded]

Starting XI Average Age
| 24.40 |

Oldest Player |
M Eli Davis | 28.10 |

Youngest Player |
F Olly Whateley | 22.41 |

TEAM NEWS

Billy Clarke returns in goal for Archibald vale whilst Robert Price also returns with Joe Simmonds making way.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

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STARTING LINE UP

GK Billy Clarke |
FB Tom Riddell |
WH Fred Dawson |
D Charles Apperley |
D Robert Price |
M Eli Davis |
F Olly Whateley |
F Howard Vaughton |
F Archie Hunter |
F Wally Roberts |
F Arthur Brown |

THE OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

[Exact chronological timings not recorded]
FT Wednesbury Old Athletic 4-7 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa had now hit 17 goals in three games to once again qualify for the fourth round of the FA Cup.

Forward Howard Vaughton scored Villa’s second ever hat-trick as a professional club 2 games after the first.

Goalkeeper Billy Clarke made his final appearance for Villa.

KEY MAN

Howard Vaughton hit Villa's second hat-trick in three games to help the club into the FA Cup 4th Round.

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