Aston Villa

3-1

Stafford Road

Scorer(s) | Billy Mason, Billy Mason, Sammy Law

Assists(s) | Not recorded

Game #2

FA Cup 2nd Round Replay

Wellington Road, Perry Barr

Attendance: 2,000

Saturday, 24 January 1880

Position:

AT A GLANCE

Game #2

Season | 1879-80 |
Matchday | #2 |
Manager Game | #2 |
Saturday, 24 January 1880

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Management Committee |
FT Score | 3-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | ---DW |

TEAM STATS

[Exact birth dates not recorded]

Starting XI Average Age
| 23.50 |

Oldest Player |
M Sammy Law | 30.08 |

Youngest Player |
F Andy Hunter | 15.49* |

*Unconfirmed

TEAM NEWS

George Ramsay (Debut) replaces Charlie Johnstone

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

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STARTING LINE UP

GK John Ball
D Harry Simmonds |
D Tommy Pank |
M Sammy Law |
HB Ted Lee |
M Eli Davis |
F Billy Mason |
F Archie Hunter |
F William Crossland |
F Andy Hunter |
F George Ramsay |

THE OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

[Exact chronological timings not recorded]
1’ Debut, George Ramsay
Goal, 1-0, Billy Mason
Goal, 2-0, Billy Mason
Goal, 3-0, Sammy Law
Goal, 3-1, (Stafford Road)
FT Aston Villa 3-1 Stafford Road

ON THIS DAY

Forward George Ramsay made his sole appearance for Villa in the FA Cup.

Goalkeeper John Ball and forward Billy Mason made their final appearances for Villa.

Villa withdrew from the competition before the 3rd Round fixture with Oxford University

KEY MAN

Goalscorer Sammy Law, 24 January 1880

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