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Game #251

Aston Villa

Saturday, 5 October 1895

Won

1st

LWDWW

Division One

Sunderland

Attendance: 15,000

Wellington Road, Perry Barr

Aston Villa

2-1

Sunderland

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Johnny Campbell scored the opener as Villa win their 5th game of the campaign to go 2 points clear at the top of the table with a game in hand over second placed Everton.

KEY MAN

Johnny Campbell, scored the opener, Saturday, 5 October 1895

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 5 October 1895

[Exact timings not recorded]
HT Aston Villa 0-0 Sunderland
Goal, 1-0, Johnny Campbell
Goal, 1-1, (Sunderland)
Goal, 2-1, Jack Cowan
FT Aston Villa 0-0 Sunderland

ON THIS DAY

Villa win their 5th game of the campaign to go 2 points clear at the top of the table with a game in hand over second placed Everton.

Aston Villa

Sunderland

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: 1894-95

FIXTURE HISTORY

Sunderland

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1895-96 |
Matchday | #7 |
League Match | #7 |
Manager Game | #225 |
Saturday, 5 October 1895

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWDWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 225 | ๐ŸŸฉ 123 ๐ŸŸจ 33 ๐ŸŸฅ 69 | 1.79

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Sunderland

TEAM NEWS

Villa name an unchanged line up for the second successive game.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.31 |

Oldest Player |
F Dennis Hodgetts | 31.87 |

Youngest Player |
FB Howard Spencer | 20.13 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Harry Wilkes |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Jimmy Welford |
FB Howard Spencer |
M Jack Reynolds |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Jack Cowan |
F Johnny Campbell |
F Jack Devey |
F Dennis Hodgetts |

MANAGER

Tom Watson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Sunderland

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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

"The Villa came down in grand style, and John Cowan again placed his side in front."

MATCH REPORT