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Game #2289

Saturday, 13 March 1954

Attendance: 26,023

Drew

Division One

Manchester United

DDWWD

Villa Park

Aston Villa

2-2

Manchester United

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Tommy Thompson, scored his seventh in seven games as Villa make it five games unbeaten, Saturday, 13 March 1954.

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MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa make it five unbeaten and twelve wins, six draws and fourteen defeats in thirty two division one games so far this season.

Aston Villa

Manchester United

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1951-52

FIXTURE HISTORY

Previous 5 vs. Manchester United: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1953-54 |
Matchday | #32 |
League Match | #31 |
Manager Game | #28 |
Saturday, 6 March 1954

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 2-2 |
Last 5 Games | DDWWD |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Manchester United

All the matches

TEAM NEWS

Eric Houghton names the same line up for the fifth successive game.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

Eric Houghton

Aston Villa

GK Ken Jones |
FB Harry Parkes |
CB Frank Moss |
FB Peter Aldis |
M Danny Blanchflower |
M Bill Baxter |
CF Davy Walsh |
F Ken O Roberts |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Peter McParland |
F Tommy Thompson |

Manchester United

Crompton, Byrne, Foulkes, Whitefoot, Blanchflower, Cockburn, Chilton, Rowley, Viollet, Berry, Taylor (g) (g).

Manager: Matt Busby.

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

Not Recorded

Player Abbreviations:

GK : Goalkeeper

LB, RB, FB : Left Back, Right Back, Full Back

CB, D : Centre Back, Defender

M, W : Midfielder. Winger

F, CF : Forward, Centre Forward

๐ŸŸข : Debut ๐Ÿ”ด : Final Game

Symbols:

โšฝ | Goal
๐Ÿ”ฅ | Assist
๐Ÿ” | Substitution

๐ŸŸจ | Booking

๐ŸŸฅ | Sending off

๐Ÿ†˜ | Poor refereeing performance

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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