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Game #199

Aston Villa

Thursday, 18 January 1894

Won

Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ

Division One

Preston North End

Attendance: 4,000

Deepdale

Preston North End

2-5

Aston Villa

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Jimmy Cowan scored a brace as Villa get back to winning ways to sit seven points clear at the top of the table.

KEY MAN

Jimmy Cowan, scored a brace, Thursday, 18 January 1894

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MATCH TIMELINE

Thursday, 18 January 1894

[Exact timings not recorded]
Goal, 1-0, Jack Devey, Assist by Dennis Hodgetts
26โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Dennis Hodgetts
39โ€™ Goal, 3-0, Jimmy Cowan
Goal, 3-1, (Preston North End)
HT Preston North End 1-3 Aston Villa
Goal, 3-2, (Preston North End)
Goal, 4-2, Jack Devey, Assist by Dennis Hodgetts
Goal, 5-2, Jimmy Cowan
FT Preston North End 2-5 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa get back to winning ways to sit 7 points clear at the top of the table.

Aston Villa

Preston North End

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1889โ€“90

FIXTURE HISTORY

Preston North End

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1893-94 |
Matchday | #24 |
League Match | #24 |
Manager Game | #173 |
Thursday, 18 January 1894

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: George Ramsay | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ | Glasgow, 1886-1926 led Management Committee
FT Score | 5-2 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLWDW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

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

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 173 | ๐ŸŸฉ 90 ๐ŸŸจ 25 ๐ŸŸฅ 58 | 1.71

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Preston North End

TEAM NEWS

Villa make two changes from the team that drew with Wednesday, Jim Elliott, Bob Chatt and come in with Jimmy Welford and Albert Brown dropping out.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.19 |

Oldest Player |
F Dennis Hodgetts | 30.16 |

Youngest Player |
W Charlie Athersmith | 21.71 |

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 Jim Elliott |
M Jack Reynolds |
M George Russell |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Albert Woolley |
F Jack Devey |
F Dennis Hodgetts |
F Bob Chatt |

MANAGER

E.H. Bahr | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Preston North End

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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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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 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

"The Villa held the upper hand to the finish, and run out easy winners by 5 goals to 2."

MATCH REPORT