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Game #2198

Aston Villa

Saturday, 16 February 1952

Lost

LWWWL

Division One

Stoke

Attendance: 38,200

Villa Park

Aston Villa

2-3

Stoke City

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

KEY MAN

Davy Walsh, scored for the third time in four games but Villa lose for the first time in four, Saturday, 16 February 1952.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 16 February 1952

ON THIS DAY

George Martin's Villa end a run of three victories with defeat to Stoke as goalkeeper Dennis Herod scores for the away side to make it fourteen wins, six draws and eleven losses in thirty one division one games so far this season.

Meanwhile, defender Con Martin made his final appearance as a goalkeeper for Villa. Con had played 26 league matches and 1 FA Cup match as goalkeeper conceding 39 goals.

Aston Villa

Stoke

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: โŒ

FIXTURE HISTORY

Stoke

Previous 5 vs. Stoke: | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1951-52 |
Matchday | #32 |
League Match | #31 |
Manager Game | #57 |
Saturday, 16 February 1952

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

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

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 57 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 23 ๐ŸŸจ 13 ๐ŸŸฅ 21 | 1.44

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Stoke

TEAM NEWS

George Martin names an unchanged line up whilst defender Con Martin continues to be selected as goalkeeper.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

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

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Aston Villa

GK Con Martin |
FB Harry Parkes |
LB Dicky Dorsett |
FB Stan Lynn |
CB Frank Moss |
M Danny Blanchflower |
W Billy Goffin |
W Colin Gibson |
CF Davy Walsh |
F Tommy Thompson |
F Johnny Dixon |

MANAGER

Bob McGrory | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

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Stoke

Herod (g), Martin, McCue, Mould, Kirton, Sellars (g), Mountford F, Mountford G, Oscroft (g), Malkin, Smyth.

Manager: Bob McGrory.

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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

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