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Game #2159

Aston Villa

Tuesday, 27 March 1951

Won

LWLWW

Division One

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Attendance: 60,102

Villa Park

Aston Villa

1-0

Wolves

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

KEY MAN

Tommy Thompson, scored to secure Villa successive League wins for the first time under George Martin, Tuesday, 27 March 1951.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Tuesday, 27 March 1951

ON THIS DAY

George Martin's Villa record successive League wins for the first time and after sixteen League games in charge his record reads four wins, four draws and eight losses. Overall Villa make it eight wins, ten draws and seventeen defeats in thirty five division one games so far this season.

Aston Villa

Wolverhampton Wanderers

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1948-49

FIXTURE HISTORY

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Previous 5 vs. Wolves: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1950-51 |
Matchday | #37 |
League Match | #35 |
Manager Game | #18 |
Tuesday, 27 March 1951

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Martin |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 1-0 |
Last 5 Games | LWLWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Martin | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 18 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 5 ๐ŸŸจ 4 ๐ŸŸฅ 9 | 1.06

Villa Career Form:

Bottom 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Wolverhampton Wanderers

TEAM NEWS

George Martin names an unchanged line up.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Martin | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

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Aston Villa

GK Joe Rutherford |
CB Frank Moss |
FB Peter Aldis |
LB Dicky Dorsett |
FB Harry Parkes |
M Danny Blanchflower |
W Billy Goffin |
W Herbert Smith |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Tommy Thompson |
CF Davy Walsh |

MANAGER

Stan Cullis | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Wolverhampton Wanderers

Williams, Short, Shorthouse, Pritchard, Wright, Russell, Broadbent (ex), Walker, Swinbourne, Hancocks, Mullen.

Manager: Stan Cullis.

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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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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Not recorded

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

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT