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Game #2283

Aston Villa

Saturday, 16 January 1954

Drew

WLLLD

Division One

Portsmouth

Attendance: 24,802

Villa Park

Aston Villa

1-1

Portsmouth

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

KEY MAN

Tommy Thompson, scored to earn Villa a third draw in twenty seven games, Saturday, 16 January 1954.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 16 January 1954

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa draw to end a run of three losses to make it ten wins, three draws and thirteen defeats in twenty six division one games so far this season.

Aston Villa

Portsmouth

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
League Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: 1949-50

FIXTURE HISTORY

Portsmouth

Previous 5 vs. Portsmouth: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1953-54 |
Matchday | #27 |
League Match | #26 |
Manager Game | #23 |
Saturday, 16 January 1954

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | WLLLD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

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

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 23 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 8 ๐ŸŸจ 3 ๐ŸŸฅ 12 | 1.17

Villa Career Form:

Bottom 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Portsmouth

TEAM NEWS

Harry Parkes, Bill Baxter, Con Martin and Roy Chapman replace Peter Aldis, Stan Lynn, Amos Moss 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 Harry Parkes |
CB Con Martin |
CB Frank Moss |
M Danny Blanchflower |
M Bill Baxter |
W Colin Gibson |
F Roy Chapman |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Peter McParland |
F Tommy Thompson |

MANAGER

Eddie Lever | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Portsmouth

Platt, Mansell, Rutter, Wilson, Dickinson, Phillips, Harris (g), Reid, Barnard, Gordon, Henderson.

Manager: Eddie Lever.

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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