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Game #252

Aston Villa

Saturday, 12 October 1895

Drew

1st

WDWWD

Division One

West Bromwich Albion

Attendance: 15,000

Stoney Lane

West Brom

1-1

Aston Villa

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Johnny Campbell scored the opener but Villa can only draw with second from bottom Albion but remain in top spot, 2 points clear of second place Bolton.

KEY MAN

Johnny Campbell, scored the opener, Saturday, 12 October 1895

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 12 October 1895

[Exact timings not recorded]
Goal, 1-0, Johnny Campbell
HT West Bromwich Albion 0-1 Aston Villa
Goal, 1-1, (West Bromwich Albion)
FT West Bromwich Albion 1-1 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa can only draw with second from bottom Albion but remain in top spot, 2 points clear of second place Bolton.

Aston Villa

West Bromwich Albion

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1891-92

FIXTURE HISTORY

West Bromwich Albion

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1895-96 |
Matchday | #8 |
League Match | #8 |
Manager Game | #226 |
Saturday, 12 October 1895

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-1 |
FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | WDWWD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 226 | ๐ŸŸฉ 123 ๐ŸŸจ 34 ๐ŸŸฅ 69 | 1.78

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

West Bromwich Albion

TEAM NEWS

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

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.33 |

Oldest Player |
F Dennis Hodgetts | 31.89 |

Youngest Player |
FB Howard Spencer | 20.15 |

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

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West Bromwich Albion

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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

"Play was fast and exciting, the ball being all over the field in the course of a few minutes. Both sides worked like Trojans, spurred to greater efforts the shouts of their supporters. Each goalkeeper had to defend his charge in turn, but there seemed no weak spot in either team."

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