Game #2043

1947-48

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Position:

Division One

Sheffield United

Villa Park

Attendance: 47,441

Saturday, 18 October 1947

Aston Villa

2-0

Sheffield United

Scorer(s) | Trevor Ford | Trevor Ford |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #2043

Season | 1947-48 |
Matchday | #13 |
League Match | #13 |
Manager Game | #106 |
Saturday, 18 October 1947

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Alex Massie |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | WWLLW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

MATCH INCIDENTS

Villa

Sheffield United

🟨 | Booking
🟥 | Sending off
💥+ | Incidents e.g. penalty awarded

💥- | Incidents e.g. penalty conceded, goal disallowed

💥 | Incidents e.g. refused clear pen

🆘 | Notably poor refereeing performance    

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

Ron Guttridge and Albert Brown (debut) replace George Cummings and Billy Goffin.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Alex Massie

STAFF

STARTING LINE UP

GK Joe Rutherford |
RB Vic Potts |
CB Frank Moss |
LB Ron Guttridge |
FB Harry Parkes |
LB Dicky Dorsett |
W Les Smith |
F George Edwards |
F Jackie Martin |
F Albert Brown |
CF Trevor Ford |

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

THE OPPOSITION

White, Cox, Latham, Furniss, Jackson, Forbes, Hagan, Collindridge, Jones, Nightingale, Brook.

Manager: Teddy Davison.

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

ON THIS DAY

Forward Albert Brown made his Villa debut aged 31 after moving from Nottingham Forest earlier this month.

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MATCH TIMELINE

MANAGER WATCH

POSITION

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MATCH PROGRAMME

MATCH PROGRAMME

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QUOTES

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