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Game #1910

Aston Villa

Saturday, 10 December 1938

Won

LWLWW

Division One

Bolton Wanderers

Attendance: 22,552

Burnden Park

Bolton Wanderers

1-2

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Eric Houghton scores his second goal in four as Villa record successive top flight wins and a third victory in their last four games as their season begins to recover from a difficult October and November.

KEY MAN

Eric Houghton scores his second goal in four as Villa record successive top flight wins and a third victory in their last four games as their season begins to recover from a difficult October and November.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 10 December 1938

ON THIS DAY

Villa win consecutive games to make it three wins in their last four top flight games and seven wins, three draws and eight defeats in eighteen division one games so far this season.

Meanwhile, goalkeeper Alan Wakeman made his Villa debut aged 18 after joining from Bloxwich Strollers in August 1937.

Aston Villa

Bolton Wanderers

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1928-29

FIXTURE HISTORY

Bolton Wanderers

Previous 5 vs. Bolton: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1938-39 |
Matchday | #18 |
League Match | #18 |
Manager Game | #97 |
Saturday, 10 December 1938

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Jimmy Hogan |
FT Score | 2-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWLWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

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

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 97 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 47 ๐ŸŸจ 19 ๐ŸŸฅ 31 | 1.65

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Bolton Wanderers

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Hogan hands Alan Wakeman his debut in goal in place of Fred Biddlestone.

TEAM STATS

MANAGER

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

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Aston Villa

GK Alan Wakeman |
FB George Cummings |
RB Ernie Callaghan |
CB Jimmy Allen |
M Alex Massie |
W Eric Houghton |
F Ronnie Starling |
F Bob Iverson |
F Freddie Haycock |
CF Frank Oโ€™Donnell |
CF Frank Broome |

MANAGER

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Bolton Wanderers

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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