Game #2233

Division One

Molineux

Attendance: 45,803

Wednesday, 26 December 1951

Position:

Wolves

1-2

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Herbert Smith | Tommy Thompson |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #2233

Season | 1951-52 |
Matchday | #25 |
League Match | #25 |
Manager Game | #50 |
Wednesday, 26 December 1951

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Martin |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | WDDDW |

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 |
LB Dicky Dorsett |
FB Stan Lynn |
CB Frank Moss |
M Danny Blanchflower |
W Billy Goffin |
W Herbert Smith |
CF Davy Walsh |
F Tommy Thompson |
F Johnny Dixon |

THE OPPOSITION

Parsons, Wright, Chatham, Guttridge, Short, Baxter (ex), Walker, Smith (ex) (g), Pye, Wilshaw (g), Mullen.

Manager: Stan Cullis.

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 win for the first time in five to extend their unbeaten run to eight and make it eleven wins, six draws and eight defeats in twenty five division one games so far this season.

KEY MAN

Tommy Thompson, scored to help Villa to a first win in five and extend their unbeaten run to eight, Wednesday, 26 December 1951.

MATCH REPORT