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Game #2358

Aston Villa

Lost

Saturday, 24 September 1955

DDDDL

Division One

Bolton Wanderers

Villa Park

Attendance: 28,418

Aston Villa

0-2

Bolton Wanderers

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 24 September 1955

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa without a win in seven end a run of five successive draws with defeat to make it one win, six draws and three losses in ten games this season.

Aston Villa

Bolton Wanderers

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆
Last Trophy: 1928-29

FIXTURE HISTORY

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Season | 1955-56 |
Matchday | #10 |
League Match | #10 |
Manager Game | #98 |
Saturday, 24 September 1955

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | DDDDL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Eric Houghton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 98 | 🟩 | 36 🟨 27 🟥 35 | 1.38

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Bolton Wanderers

TEAM NEWS

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

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Eric Houghton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Ken Jones |
FB Peter Aldis |
FB Stan Lynn |
CB Con Martin |
M Bill Baxter |
M Vic Crowe |
M Amos Moss |
W Tommy Southren |
F Peter McParland |
CF Dave Hickson |
F Johnny Dixon |

MANAGER

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Bolton Wanderers

Grieves, Banks, Hartle, Wheeler, Parry, Barrass, Edwards, Stevens, Birch, Holden, Lofthouse (g) (g).

Manager: Bill Ridding.

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STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

UNUSED

Player

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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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 Half


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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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT

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