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Game #2403

Aston Villa

Saturday, 29 September 1956

Drew

DWLLD

Division One

Bolton Wanderers

Attendance: 34,402

Villa Park

Aston Villa

0-0

Bolton Wanderers

Assist(s) | None

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 29 September 1956

ON THIS DAY

Villa fail to score for the fifth time in ten games under Eric Houghton and are without a win in three with two defeats.

Meanwhile, Stan Crowther made his Villa debut after moving from Bilston Town in August 1955.

Aston Villa

Bolton Wanderers

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1928-29

FIXTURE HISTORY

Bolton Wanderers

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1956-57 |
Matchday | #10 |
League Match | #10 |
Manager Game | #143 |
Saturday, 29 September 1956

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

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

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 143 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 50 ๐ŸŸจ 39 ๐ŸŸฅ 54 | 1.32

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Bolton Wanderers

TEAM NEWS

Eric Houghton makes his first change to the Villa line up this season as Stan Crowther makes his debut in place of Derek Pace.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

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

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Aston Villa

GK Nigel Sims |
FB Peter Aldis |
FB Ray Hogg |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Bill Baxter |
M Pat Saward |
M Stan Crowther |
W Les Smith |
CF Peter McParland |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Jackie Sewell |

MANAGER

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Bolton Wanderers

Hopkinson, Banks, Higgins, Hartle, Neill, Hennin, Parry, Allcock, Edwards, Holden, Lofthouse.

Manager: Bill Ridding.

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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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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