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Game #1983

Aston Villa

Drew

Saturday, 12 April 1947

Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟨

Division One

Grimsby Town

Villa Park

Attendance: 37,741

Aston Villa

3-3

Grimsby Town

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 12 April 1947

ON THIS DAY

Right back Ernie Callaghan, 37, made the last of his 142 appearance for Villa before retiring from football. Meanwhile, forward Ronnie Starling made his 98th and final appearance for Villa before also retiring aged 37.

Aston Villa

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

Grimsby Town

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Grimsby Town

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1946-47 |
Matchday | #38 |
League Match | #37 |
Manager Game | #88 |
Saturday, 12 April 1947

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Alex Massie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | Glasgow, 1945-1950
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 3-3 |
Last 5 Games | WLWWD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Alex Massie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 46 | 🟩 | 21 🟨 9 🟥 16 | 1.57

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Grimsby Town

TEAM NEWS

Ronnie Starling replaces Jackie Martin.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Alex Massie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Joe Rutherford |
LB Ron Guttridge |
CB Frank Moss |
FB Harry Parkes |
LB Dicky Dorsett |
RB Ernie Callaghan |
W Les Smith |
F Ronnie Starling |
F Bob Iverson |
F George Edwards |
CF Trevor Ford |

MANAGER

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Grimsby Town

Tweedy, Mouncer, Fisher, Betmead, Wardle, Reeve, Johnson (g), Hodgson, Reeve, Clifton (g) (g), Cairns.

Manager: Charles Spencer.

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STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

UNUSED

Player

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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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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