Game #2229

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 32,220

Saturday, 8 December 1951

Position:

Aston Villa

2-2

Newcastle United

Scorer(s) | Johnny Dixon | Tommy Thompson |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #2229

Season | 1951-52 |
Matchday | #21 |
League Match | #21 |
Manager Game | #46 |
Saturday, 8 December 1951

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Martin |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 2-2 |
Last 5 Games | LDWWD |

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

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

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 |
LB Dicky Dorsett |
FB Stan Lynn |
M Danny Blanchflower |
W Colin Gibson |
W Billy Goffin |
W Herbert Smith |
F Tommy Thompson |
F Johnny Dixon |

THE OPPOSITION

Simpson, McMichael, Walker, Cowell, Robledo E, Harvey, Foulkes, Brennan, Duncan (g) (g), Mitchell, 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 extend their unbeaten run to four but can only draw with Newcastle as they make it ten wins, three draws and eight defeats in twenty one division one games so far this season.

KEY MAN

Tommy Thompson, scored to help Villa to a draw and extend their unbeaten run to four, Saturday, 8 December 1951.

MATCH REPORT