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Game #261

Aston Villa

Saturday, 21 December 1895

Lost

3rd

DWLWL

Division One

Everton

Attendance: 30,000

Goodison Park

Everton

2-0

Aston Villa

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

George Ramsay's Villa come a cropper at title rivals Everton, having led the table for the first three months of the season, Villa were now 3rd, 4 points off top spot.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 21 December 1895

[Exact timings not recorded]
Goal, 0-1, (Everton)
HT Everton 1-0 Aston Villa
Goal, 0-2, (Everton)
FT Everton 2-0 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa come a cropper at title rivals Everton, having led the table for the first three months of the season, Villa were now 3rd, 4 points off top spot.

Aston Villa

Everton

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: 1890-91

FIXTURE HISTORY

Everton

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1895-96 |
Matchday | #17 |
League Match | #17 |
Manager Game | #235 |
Saturday, 21 December 1895

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 0-2 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | DWLWL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 235 | ๐ŸŸฉ 128 ๐ŸŸจ 35 ๐ŸŸฅ 72 | 1.78

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Everton

TEAM NEWS

Villa named an unchanged line up from the team that beat Bolton last time out.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.08 |

Oldest Player |
F Dennis Hodgetts | 32.08 |

Youngest Player |
FB Howard Spencer | 20.34 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Harry Wilkes |
FB Howard Spencer |
FB Jimmy Welford |
M Jack Reynolds |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Steve Smith |
F Dennis Hodgetts |
F Jack Devey |
F Johnny Campbell |
F Bob Chatt |

MANAGER

Dick Molyneux | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Everton

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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 game all along to the finish was contested with an unprecedented determination, but the doughty Villains could not get through and had to put up with a defeat of two goals to nil."

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