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Game #2382

Saturday, 25 February 1956

Attendance: 36,476

Lost

Division One

Manchester United

LLDLL

Old Trafford

Manchester United

1-0

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa lose for the fifth time in six to make it five wins, ten draws and sixteen defeats in thirty one division one games this season.

Aston Villa

Manchester United

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1951-52

FIXTURE HISTORY

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1955-56 |
Matchday | #34 |
League Match | #31 |
Manager Game | #122 |
Saturday, 25 February 1956

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |

FT Score | 0-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLDLL |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Manchester United

All the matches

TEAM NEWS

Ken Jones replaces Mike Pinner.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

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

Aston Villa

GK Ken Jones |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
FB Peter Aldis |
FB Stan Lynn |
M Vic Crowe |
M Bill Baxter |
W Les Smith |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Peter McParland |
CF Derek Pace |

Manchester United

Wood, Byrne, Greaves, Jones, Whelan (g), Edwards, Colman, Pegg, Viollet, Berry, Taylor.

Manager: Matt Busby.

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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