Game #2210

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 37,548

Saturday, 25 August 1951

Position:

Aston Villa

4-1

Derby County

Scorer(s) | Johnny Dixon | Johnny Dixon | Davy Walsh | Les Smith |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #2210

Season | 1951-52 |
Matchday | #2 |
League Match | #2 |
Manager Game | #27 |
Saturday, 25 August 1951

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Martin |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 4-1 |
Last 5 Games | WDWLW |

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

Defender Con Martin is forced to take over the goalkeeper's position in the starting line up following injury to Joe Rutherford.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

STARTING LINE UP

GK Con Martin |
FB Harry Parkes |
CB Frank Moss |
FB Peter Aldis |
LB Dicky Dorsett |
M Danny Blanchflower |
W Les Smith |
W Herbert Smith |
CF Davy Walsh |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Tommy Thompson |

THE OPPOSITION

Middleton, Oliver, Mozley, Walker, Mays, Morris, Revell, Powell (g), McLaren, Stamps, Harrison.

Manager: Stuart McMillan.

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 bounce back from their mauling at Burnden Park to beat Derby and make it one win and one defeat so far this season.

KEY MAN

Davy Walsh, scored a brace as Villa see off Derby at Villa Park, Saturday, 25 August 1951.

MATCH REPORT