Game #2203

Division One

St James' Park

Attendance: 38,543

Wednesday, 4 April 1951

Position:

Newcastle United

0-1

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Tommy Thompson |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #2203

Season | 1950-51 |
Matchday | #39 |
League Match | #37 |
Manager Game | #20 |
Wednesday, 4 April 1951

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

George Martin names the same line up for a fourth successive game.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

STARTING LINE UP

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 |

THE OPPOSITION

Fairbrother, Corbett, Walker, Crowe, Cowell, Stokoe, Brennan, Milburn, Mitchell, Taylor, Robledo J.

Manager: Stan Seymour.

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 record four successive wins for the first time and after eighteen League games in charge his record reads six wins, four draws and eight losses. Overall Villa make it ten wins, ten draws and seventeen defeats in thirty seven division one games so far this season.

KEY MAN

Tommy Thompson, scored for the third successive game to help Villa to four successive wins for the first time under George Martin, Wednesday, 4 April 1951.

MATCH REPORT