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Game #2028

Aston Villa

Wednesday, 14 April 1948

Won

WLDWW

Division One

Attendance: 19,394

Blackburn Rovers

Villa Park

Aston Villa

3-2

Blackburn Rovers

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 14 April 1948

ON THIS DAY

Right back Vic Potts made the last of his 72 appearances for Villa aged 32 before retiring from football.

Aston Villa

Blackburn Rovers

European Cup / Champions League: โŒ
League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†
League Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: 1927โ€“28

FIXTURE HISTORY

Blackburn Rovers

Previous 5 vs. Blackburn: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1947-48 |
Matchday | #40 |
League Match | #39ย |
Manager Game | #133 |
Wednesday, 14 April 1948

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Alex Massie |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-2 |
Last 5 Games | WLDWW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Blackburn Rovers

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Vic Potts and Billy Goffin replace Frank Moss and Harry Chapman.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

Alex Massie | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

MANAGER

MANAGER

Alex Massie | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

Aston Villa

GK Keith Jones |
RB Vic Potts |
FB Harry Parkes |
FB George Cummings |
LB Dicky Dorsett |
M Eddie Lowe |
W Billy Goffin |
W Les Smith |
CF Trevor Ford |
F George Edwards |
F Jackie Martin |

Blackburn Rovers

Hayhurst, Tomlinson, Higgins, Bell, Campbell (g), Pryde, Horton, Baldwin, Langton, Graham (g), Crossan.

Manager: Jack Bruton.

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

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:

โ€‹

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

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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