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Game #2332

Aston Villa

Saturday, 12 February 1955

Won

DDLDW

Division One

Attendance: 21,447

Bolton Wanderers

Villa Park

Aston Villa

3-0

Bolton Wanderers

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Johnny Dixon, scored to help Villa to a first win in five, Saturday, 12 February 1955.

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Saturday, 12 February 1955

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa win for the first time in five as they see off Bolton at Villa Park but they now have just one defeat in the last eleven to make it ten wins, six draws and twelve defeats after twenty eight division one matches.

Aston Villa

Bolton Wanderers

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1928-29

FIXTURE HISTORY

Bolton Wanderers

Previous 5 vs. Bolton: | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1954-55 |
Matchday | #33 |
League Match | #28 |
Manager Game | #72 |
Saturday, 12 February 1955

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-0 |
Last 5 Games | DDLDW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

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

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 72 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 25 ๐ŸŸจ 19 ๐ŸŸฅ 28 | 1.31

Career Form:

Mid Table

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

MATCH OFFICIALS

Cards:

Villa

Bolton Wanderers

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Eddie Follan replaces Derek Pace.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

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

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 |
F Eddie Follan |

Bolton Wanderers

Grieves, Ball, Bell, Wheeler, Parry, Barrass, Lofthouse, Webster, Edwards, Holden, Moir.

Manager: Bill Ridding.

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

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

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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