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Game #2343

Tuesday, 12 April 1955

Attendance: 44,334

Won

Division One

Wolverhampton Wanderers

LWWLW

Villa Park

Aston Villa

4-2

Wolves

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Tommy Thompson, scored a hat-trick to help Villa see off Wolves at Villa Park after defeat at Molineux the previous day, Tuesday, 12 April 1955.

RELATED MATCHES

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa win for the sixth time in nine League games and record a sixth successive home League victory to make it sixteen wins, six draws and fifteen defeats after thirty seven division one matches.

Aston Villa

Wolverhampton Wanderers

FIXTURE HISTORY

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1954-55 |
Matchday | #44 |
League Match | #37 |
Manager Game | #83 |
Tuesday, 12 April 1955

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 4-2 |
Last 5 Games | LWWLW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Wolverhampton Wanderers

TEAM NEWS

Norman Lockhart and Tommy Thompson replace Colin Gibson and Davy Walsh.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Eric Houghton

MANAGER

Aston Villa

GK Ken Jones |
FB Peter Aldis |
FB Stan Lynn |
CB Con Martin |
M Amos Moss |
M Vic Crowe |
W Norman Lockhart |
F Eddie Follan |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Peter McParland |
F Tommy Thompson |

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Sims (ex), Slater, Shorthouse, Showell, Wright, Flowers, Taylor, Smith (ex), Hancocks (g), Deeley, Wilshaw (g).

Manager: Stan Cullis.

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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