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Game #2267

Aston Villa

Saturday, 3 October 1953

Lost

WWWWL

Division One

Huddersfield Town

Attendance: 36,534

Leeds Road

Huddersfield Town

4-0

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 3 October 1953

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa lose heavily at Leeds Road as a second successive Yorkshire visit sees their four game winning run come to and end to make it seven wins and four defeats in eleven division one games so far this season.

Meanwhile, winger Billy Goffin made his final appearance for Villa before moving on to Walsall in August 1954. Billy played for Villa between 1945-46 and 1953-54 making 173 appearances and scoring 42 goals.

Aston Villa

Huddersfield Town

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1925-26

FIXTURE HISTORY

Huddersfield Town

Previous 5 vs. Huddersfield: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1953-54 |
Matchday | #11 |
League Match | #11 |
Manager Game | #7 |
Saturday, 3 October 1953

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-4 |
Last 5 Games | WWWWL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Eric Houghton | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 7 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 5 ๐ŸŸจ 0 ๐ŸŸฅ 2 | 2.14

Villa Career Form:

Champions

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Huddersfield Town

TEAM NEWS

Larry Canning, Billy Goffin and Derek Pace replace Danny Blanchflower, Norman Lockhart and Davy Walsh.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Eric Houghton | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Aston Villa

GK Ken Jones |
FB Peter Aldis |
FB Harry Parkes |
CB Frank Moss |
M Larry Canning |
M Amos Moss |
W Colin Gibson |
W Billy Goffin |
CF Derek Pace |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Tommy Thompson |

MANAGER

Andy Beattie | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

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Huddersfield Town

Mills, Staniforth, Howe, McEvoy, Davie, Metcalfe (g), Quested, McGarry, Gunn, Cavanagh, Glazzard (g) (g) (g).

Manager: Andy Beattie.

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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

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT