Aston Villa

4-1

Wednesbury Town

Scorer(s) | Arthur Brown, Arthur Brown, Albert Brown, Archie Hunter

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #21

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FA Cup 1st Round

Wellington Road, Perry Barr

Attendance: 4,000

Monday, 3 November 1884

Position:

AT A GLANCE

Game #21

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

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Management Committee |
FT Score | 4-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWWLW |

TEAM STATS

[Exact birth dates not recorded]

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.15 |

Oldest Player |
M Eli Davis | 28.95 |

Youngest Player |
F Albert Brown | 22.84 |

TEAM NEWS

Villa hand FA Cup debuts to Walter Harvey, Dick Robertson & Albert Brown.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTES

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LEAGUE TABLE

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STARTING LINE UP

GK Walter Harvey |
D Joe Simmonds |
D Robert Price |
CB Dick Robertson |
FB Tom Riddell |
M Eli Davis |
F Olly Whateley |
F Albert Brown |
F Archie Hunter |
F Arthur Brown |
F Howard Vaughton |

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

[Exact chronological timings not recorded]
Goal, 1-0, Arthur Brown
Goal, 2-0, Arthur Brown
Goal, 3-0, Albert Brown
Goal, 4-0, Archie Hunter
Goal, 4-1, (Wednesbury Town)
FT Aston Villa 4-1 Wednesbury Town

ON THIS DAY

Goalkeeper Walter Harvey, centre back Dick Robertson and forward Albert Brown made their FA Cup debuts for Villa.

MATCH PICTURE

A debut goal from Albert Brown helps Villa progress to the second round of the FA Cup, Monday, 3 November 1884

A debut goal from Albert Brown helps Villa progress to the second round of the FA Cup, Monday, 3 November 1884

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