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Game #2347

Aston Villa

Saturday, 30 April 1955

Won

WWWDW

Division One

Attendance: 27,788

Manchester City

Villa Park

Aston Villa

2-0

Manchester City

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Stan Lynn, scored a brace to record an eighth successive home League win for Villa, Saturday, 30 April 1955.

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Saturday, 30 April 1955

HT Aston Villa 0-0 Manchester City
71โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Stan Lynn
74โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Stan Lynn
FT Aston Villa 2-0 Manchester City

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa win for the ninth time in thirteen League games and record an eighth successive home League victory to make it nineteen wins, seven draws and fifteen defeats in forty one division one matches.

Aston Villa

Manchester City

FIXTURE HISTORY

Manchester City

Previous 5 vs. Manchester City: | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1954-55 |
Matchday | #48 |
League Match | #41 |
Manager Game | #87 |
Saturday, 30 April 1955

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | WWWDW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Manchester City

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Ken Roberts replaces Colin Gibson.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

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

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 Amos Moss |
M Vic Crowe |
W Norman Lockhart |
W Ken Roberts |
F Eddie Follan |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Tommy Thompson |

Manchester City

Trautmann, Little, Ewing, Paul, Meadows, Barnes, Hayes, Fagan, Clarke, Johnstone, Revie.

Manager: Les McDowall.

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 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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