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Game #2389

Aston Villa

Tuesday, 3 April 1956

Drew

WLWDD

Division One

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Attendance: 39,122

Villa Park

Aston Villa

0-0

Wolves

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

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MATCH TIMELINE

Tuesday, 3 April 1956

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa secure a second successive goalless draw against Wolves to make it eight wins, thirteen draws and seventeen defeats in thirty eight division one games this season.

Aston Villa

Wolverhampton Wanderers

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1953-54

FIXTURE HISTORY

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Previous 5 vs. Wolves: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1955-56 |
Matchday | #41 |
League Match | #38 |
Manager Game | #129 |
Tuesday, 3 April 1956

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 0-0 |
Last 5 Games | WLWDD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

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

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 129 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 44 ๐ŸŸจ 35 ๐ŸŸฅ 50 | 1.29

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Wolverhampton Wanderers

TEAM NEWS

Trevor Birch and Pat Saward replace Peter McParland and Vic Crowe.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

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

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Aston Villa

GK Nigel Sims |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
FB Peter Aldis |
FB Ray Hogg |
M Pat Saward |
M Bill Baxter |
M Trevor Birch |
W Les Smith |
W Tommy Southren |
F Johnny Dixon |
CF Derek Pace |

MANAGER

Stan Cullis | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Wolverhampton Wanderers

Williams, Shorthouse, Stuart, Wright, Slater, Broadbent (ex), Howells, Murray, Hancocks, Wilshaw, Mullen.

Manager: Stan Cullis.

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SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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SQUAD STATS

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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 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

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT