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Game #1972

Aston Villa

12-5-9, 29 PTS

Won

7th

Saturday, 18 January 1947

Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩

Division One

Arsenal

Highbury

8-5-12, 21 PTS

Attendance: 57,524

Arsenal

0-2

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 18 January 1947

⚽ | 3' Goal, 1-0, Les Smith
⚽ | 15' Goal, 2-0, Dicky Dorsett
🕒 | HT Arsenal 0-2 Aston Villa
💥 | Missed penalty, Dicky Dorsett
🕒 | FT Arsenal 0-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Left back Ron Guttridge, 30, and centre forward Trevor Ford, 23, made their Villa debuts after joining from Prescot Cables FC and Swansea Town in March 1937 and January 1947 respectively.

Aston Villa

League Champions: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆
Last Trophy: 1919-20

Arsenal

League Champions: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆
Last Trophy: 1937-38

FIXTURE HISTORY

Arsenal

Previous 5 vs. Arsenal: 🟥 🟥 🟨 🟥 🟥

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1946-47 |
Matchday | #27 |
League Match | #26 |
Manager Game | #77 |
Saturday, 18 January 1947

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Alex Massie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | Glasgow, 1945-1950
Referee: Unknown
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Alex Massie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 35 | 🟩 | 17 🟨 6 🟥 12 | 1.63

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Unknown
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Arsenal

TEAM NEWS

Trevor Ford and Ron Guttridge make their debuts as Eddie Lowe and Amos Moss return with Frank Moss, Ernie Callaghan, John Graham and Ronnie Starling dropping out.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Alex Massie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Joe Rutherford | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Ron Guttridge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🟢 |
FB Harry Parkes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Vic Potts | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Dicky Dorsett | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
M Eddie Lowe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Amos Moss | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Les Smith | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
F Jackie Martin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF George Edwards | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Trevor Ford | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | 🟢 |

MANAGER

George Allison | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Arsenal

GK George Swindin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RH Harry Waller | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LH Ernie Collett | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
WH Paddy Sloan | 🇬🇧 |
M Alf Fields | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Tommy Rudkin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Dennis Compton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ian McPherson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
F Jimmy Logie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CF Ronnie Rooke | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Reg Lewis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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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Villa XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/11

SQUAD STATS

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XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/11

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

🟢 LB Ron Guttridge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
🟢 CF Trevor Ford | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

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MATCH REPORT

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