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Game #2390

Saturday, 7 April 1956

Attendance: 36,235

Lost

Division One

Tottenham Hotspur

LWDDL

White Hart Lane

Tottenham Hotspur

4-3

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Derek Pace, scored one of three Villa goals in defeat at White Hart Lane, Saturday, 7 April 1956.

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MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa score three away from home after successive goalless draws but lose at White Hart Lane to make it eight wins, thirteen draws and eighteen defeats in thirty nine division one games this season.

Aston Villa

Tottenham Hotspur

FIXTURE HISTORY

Tottenham Hotspur

Previous 5 vs. Spurs: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1955-56 |
Matchday | #42 |
League Match | #39 |
Manager Game | #130 |
Saturday, 7 April 1956

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 3-4 |
Last 5 Games | LWDDL |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Tottenham Hotspur

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Vic Crowe and Norman Lockhart replace Pat Saward and Trevor Birch.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

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

Aston Villa

GK Nigel Sims |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
FB Peter Aldis |
FB Ray Hogg |
M Vic Crowe |
M Bill Baxter |
W Norman Lockhart |
W Les Smith |
W Tommy Southren |
F Johnny Dixon |
CF Derek Pace |

Tottenham Hotspur

Reynolds, Ryden, Norman, Hopkins, Blanchflower (ex), Marchi, McClellan (g), Harmer (g), Robb, Brooks (g), Smith (g).

Manager: Jimmy Anderson.

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

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