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Game #2331

Aston Villa

Monday, 7 February 1955

Drew

4th Round Replay

WDDLD

FA Cup

Doncaster Rovers

Attendance: 16,366

Maine Road

Aston Villa

1-1

Doncaster Rovers

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

KEY MAN

Tommy Thompson, scored but Villa still can't see off second division Doncaster at the third attempt, Monday, 7 February 1955.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Monday, 7 February 1955

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa bounce back from their hammering at the Valley but cannot beat second division side Doncaster at the third attempt meaning a third replay is needed to try and split the sides.

Aston Villa

Doncaster Rovers

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: โŒ

FIXTURE HISTORY

Doncaster Rovers

Previous 5 vs. Doncaster: | - | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1954-55 |
Matchday | #32 |
Manager Game | #71 |
Monday, 7 February 1955

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
AET Result | Drew |
AET Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | WDDLD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

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

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 71 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 24 ๐ŸŸจ 19 ๐ŸŸฅ 28 | 1.28

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Doncaster Rovers

TEAM NEWS

Con Martin, Bill Baxter, Tommy Southren and Tommy Thompson replace Frank Moss, Norman Clarke, Colin Gibson and Peter McParland.

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 Stan Lynn |
CB Con Martin |
M Bill Baxter |
M Vic Crowe |
W Norman Lockhart |
W Tommy Southren |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Tommy Thompson |
CF Derek Pace |

MANAGER

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Doncaster Rovers

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SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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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