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Game #2383

Aston Villa

Saturday, 3 March 1956

Aston Villa

1-1

Charlton Athletic

Division One

Charlton Athletic

Villa Park

Attendance: 27,317

Drew

LDLLD

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

KEY MAN

Derek Pace, scored to earn Villa a draw, Saturday, 3 March 1956.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 3 March 1956

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa stop a run of two losses to make it five wins, eleven draws and sixteen defeats in thirty two division one games this season.

Aston Villa

Charlton Athletic

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: 🏆
Last Trophy: 1946-47

FIXTURE HISTORY

Villa Vs.

Charlton Athletic

Previous 5 vs. Charlton: | 🟩 | 🟨 | 🟥 | 🟥 | 🟥 |

PREVIOUS MATCH

SUBSEQUENT MATCH

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1955-56 |
Matchday | #35 |
League Match | #32 |
Manager Game | #123 |
Saturday, 3 March 1956

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | LDLLD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Eric Houghton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 123 | 🟩 | 41 🟨 33 🟥 49 | 1.27

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

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TEAM NEWS

Eric Houghton names an unchanged line up.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Eric Houghton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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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 |

MANAGER

Jimmy Seed | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Charlton Athletic

Bartram, Hewie, Townsend, Campbell, Futon, O’Linn, Ayre, White, Gauld, Leary (g), Kiernan.

Manager: Jimmy Seed.

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MATCHDAY SQUAD BIOGRAPHIES

STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

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