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Game #2384

Saturday, 10 March 1956

Attendance: 34,647

Won

Division One

Newcastle United

DLLDW

St James' Park

Newcastle United

2-3

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Derek Pace, scored for the second successive game to earn Villa a first win in seven in all competitions, Saturday, 10 March 1956.

RELATED MATCHES

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa make it two unbeaten as they win for the first time in seven to make it six wins, eleven draws and sixteen defeats in thirty three division one games this season.

Aston Villa

Newcastle United

European Cup / Champions League: โŒ
League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†
League Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: 1954-55

FIXTURE HISTORY

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1955-56 |
Matchday | #36 |
League Match | #33 |
Manager Game | #124 |
Saturday, 10 March 1956

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-2 |
Last 5 Games | DLLDW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Newcastle United

All the matches

TEAM NEWS

Trevor Birch and Tommy Southren replace Vic Crowe and Jackie Sewell.

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 Trevor Birch |
M Bill Baxter |
W Les Smith |
W Tommy Southren |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Peter McParland |
CF Derek Pace |

Newcastle United

Simpson, Waugh, Batty, Paterson, Scoular, Stokoe, Milburn, Curry (g), Keeble, Mitchell, Davies.

Manager: Stan Seymour.

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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