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Game #196

Aston Villa

Saturday, 23 December 1893

Lost

Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ

Division One

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Attendance: 14,000

Molineux

Wolves

3-0

Aston Villa

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

George Ramsay's Villa lose for the first time in seven games but remain first in the table, eight points ahead of second placed Blackburn. The Rovers however have four games in hand on Villa.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 23 December 1893

[Exact timings not recorded]
19โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Wolverhampton Wanderers)
HT Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 Aston Villa
82โ€™ Goal, 0-2, (Wolverhampton Wanderers, pen)
Goal, 0-3, (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Jimmy Welford o.g.
FT Wolverhampton Wanderers 3-0 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa lose for the first time in 7 games but remain first in the table, 8 points ahead of second placed Blackburn. The Rovers however have four games in hand on Villa.

Aston Villa

Wolverhampton Wanderers

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1892-93

FIXTURE HISTORY

Wolverhampton Wanderers

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1893-94 |
Matchday | #21 |
League Match | #21 |
Manager Game | #170 |
Saturday, 23 December 1893

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: George Ramsay | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ | Glasgow, 1886-1926 led Management Committee
FT Score | 0-3 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WWWWL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 170 | ๐ŸŸฉ 88 ๐ŸŸจ 24 ๐ŸŸฅ 58 | 1.69

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Wolverhampton Wanderers

TEAM NEWS

Steve Smith returns to the side that secured their sixth successive victory last time out with George Russell dropping out.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.63 |

Oldest Player |
F Albert Brown | 31.98 |

Youngest Player |
W Steve Smith | 19.95 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

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Aston Villa

GK Bill Dunning |
D John Baird |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Jimmy Welford |
M Jack Reynolds |
M Willie Groves |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Steve Smith |
F Jack Devey |
F Dennis Hodgetts |
F Albert Brown |

MANAGER

Jack Addenbrooke | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Wolverhampton 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

"They did not take their opportunities, whilst the Wanderers did, which was just the difference between victors and vanquished."

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