Game #2195

Division One

White Hart Lane

Attendance: 47,842

Saturday, 17 February 1951

Position:

Tottenham Hotspur

3-2

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Johnny Dixon | Colin Gibson |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #2195

Season | 1950-51 |
Matchday | #31 |
League Match | #29 |
Manager Game | #12 |
Saturday, 17 February 1951

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Martin |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 2-3 |
Last 5 Games | WLLLL |

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

Joe Rutherford, Stan Lynn, Frank Moss and Ron Jeffries (debut) replace Ken Jones, Amos Moss, Les Smith and Davy Walsh.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

STARTING LINE UP

GK Joe Rutherford |
FB Harry Parkes |
CB Con Martin |
CB Frank Moss |
LB Dicky Dorsett |
FB Stan Lynn |
M Larry Canning |
W Colin Gibson |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Tommy Thompson |
CF Ron Jeffries |

THE OPPOSITION

Ditchburn, Burgess, Willis, Clarke, Ramsey (g), Baily (g), Brittan, Murphy, Walters, McClellan, Medley (g).

Manager: Arthur Rowe.

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

George Martin's Villa lose for the fourth successive game and after ten League games in charge his record reads one win, four draws and five losses, as Villa's poor form shows no signs of abating. Overall Villa make it five wins, ten draws and fourteen defeats in twenty nine division one games so far this season.

Meanwhile, centre forward Ron Jeffries made his Villa debut after moving from Moor Green in August 1950.

KEY MAN

Johnny Dixon, scored but again cannot prevent defeat as Villa lose for the fourth successive game under George Martin, Saturday, 17 February 1951.

MATCH REPORT