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Game #21

Aston Villa

Monday, 3 November 1884

Won

1st Round

Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

FA Cup

Wednesbury Town

Attendance: 4,000

Wellington Road, Perry Barr

Aston Villa

4-1

Wednesbury Town

Assist(s) | Fred Dawson | 2-0 | 3-0 | Howard Vaughton | 4-0 |

MATCH SUMMARY

A debut goal from Albert Brown helps Villa progress to the second round of the FA Cup.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Monday, 3 November 1884

๐ŸŸข | 1' Debut, Albert Brown
โšฝ | Goal, 1-0, Arthur Brown
โšฝ | Goal, 2-0, Arthur Brown, Assist by Fred Dawson
๐Ÿฅ… | Goal, 2-1, (Wednesbury Town), G. Wood
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 2-1 Wednesbury Town
โšฝ | Goal, 3-0, Albert Brown, Assist by Fred Dawson
โšฝ | Goal, 4-0, Archie Hunter, Assist by Howard Vaughton
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 4-1 Wednesbury Town

ON THIS DAY

Back Alf Harvey made his debut as a Goalkeeper whilst forward Albert Brown made his FA Cup debut for Villa as Villa win at Wellington Road in the first round.

Aston Villa

FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: โŒ

Wednesbury Town

FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: โŒ

FIXTURE HISTORY

Wednesbury Town

Previous 5 vs. Wednesbury Town: None
None
None

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1884-85 |
Matchday | #1 |
Manager Game | #21 |
Monday, 3 November 1884

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Management Committee 1879-86
Referee: Unknown
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 4-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Management Committee 1879-86

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 21 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 14 ๐ŸŸจ | 3 ๐ŸŸฅ 4 | 2.14

Villa Career Form:

Champions

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Unknown
Cards None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Wednesbury Town

None

TEAM NEWS

Villa hand FA Cup debuts to Alf Harvey (as a goalkeeper) & Albert Brown.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age:
| 25.15 |

Oldest Player:
IL Eli Davis | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | 28.95 |

Youngest Player:
W Albert Brown | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | 22.84 |

MANAGER

Management Committee 1879-86

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Aston Villa

GK Alf Harvey | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
B Joe Simmonds | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
B Tom Riddell | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
B Robert Price | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
HB Fred Dawson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | ๐Ÿ”ฅ | ๐Ÿ”ฅ |
HB Arthur Brown | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | โšฝ | โšฝ |
IL Eli Davis | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
IL Howard Vaughton | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | ๐Ÿ”ฅ |
IR Albert Brown | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | ๐ŸŸข | โšฝ |
CF Olly Whateley | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CF Archie Hunter | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ | โšฝ |

MANAGER

Unknown

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Wednesbury Town

GK Tetstell,
B W. Whitehouse
B R. Whitehouse
HB Evetts
HB Waldron
HB J. Shinton
RW Danks
RW Jones
LW H. Wood H,
LW G. Wood | โšฝ |
CF A. Woodcock

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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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Villa XI:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 11/11

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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SQUAD STATS

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Wednesbury XI:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 11/11

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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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

๐ŸŸข W Albert Brown | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

"In the second section of the game, the Villa had matters nearly all their own way."

MATCH REPORT