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Game #2562

Aston Villa

Saturday, 26 December 1959

Won

WLWWW

Division Two

Attendance: 29,399

Hull City

Boothferry Park

Hull City

0-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Peter McParland, scored his third in two games as Villa win for the sixteenth time in twenty four division two matches, Saturday, 26 December 1959.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 26 December 1959

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's Villa record three successive wins to make it sixteen wins, five draws and three defeats, all away, in twenty four division two games so far this season as their excellent progress towards promotion from the second tier continues.

Meanwhile, winger Harry Burrows made his Villa debut aged 18 after joining from school football in April 1956.

Aston Villa

Hull City

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: โŒ

FIXTURE HISTORY

Hull City

Previous 5 vs. Hull: | - | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1959-60 |
Matchday | #24 |
League Match | #24 |
Manager Game | #52 |
Saturday, 26 December 1959

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 1-0 |
Last 5 Games | WLWWW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Hull City

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Joe Mercer hands Harry Burrows his debut in place of Jimmy MacEwan.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.24 |

Oldest Player |
FB Stan Lynn | 31.54 |

Youngest Player |
W Harry Burrows | 18.79 |

Joe Mercer | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

MANAGER

MANAGER

Joe Mercer | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

Aston Villa

GK Nigel Sims |
FB John Neal |
FB Stan Lynn |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Vic Crowe |
M Pat Saward |
W Jimmy Adam |
W Harry Burrows |
F Peter McParland |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Ron Wylie |

Hull City

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 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

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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