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Game #299

Aston Villa

Saturday, 13 February 1897

Won

2nd Round

WWWWW

FA Cup

Notts County

Attendance: 20,000

Wellington Road, Perry Barr

Aston Villa

2-1

Notts County

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Johnny Campbell scored the winner as Villa see off a determined second division side Notts County to progress to the third round of the FA Cup.

KEY MAN

Johnny Campbell, scored the winner, Saturday, 13 February 1897.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 13 February 1897

[Exact timings not recorded]
5โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Notts County)
Goal, 1-1, Fred Wheldon
HT Aston Villa 1-1 Notts County
Goal, 2-1, Johnny Campbell
FT Aston Villa 2-1 Notts County

ON THIS DAY

Villa see off a determined second division side Notts County to progress to the third round of the FA Cup.

Aston Villa

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1895-96

Notts County

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1893-94

FIXTURE HISTORY

Notts County

Previous 5 vs. Notts County: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1896-97 |
Matchday | #24 |
Manager Game | #273 |
Saturday, 13 February 1897

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 273 | ๐ŸŸฉ 154 ๐ŸŸจ 41 ๐ŸŸฅ 78 | 1.84

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Notts County

TEAM NEWS

Villa make one change from the side that beat Burnley last time out with Jack Reynolds replacing Bob Chatt after a three game absence.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.40 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 30.16 |

Youngest Player |
FB Howard Spencer | 21.49 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Harry Wilkes |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Howard Spencer |
FB Albert Evans |
M Jack Reynolds |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
W Steve Smith |
W Charlie Athersmith |
F Fred Wheldon |
F Johnny Campbell |
F Jack Devey |

MANAGER

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Notts County

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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

"While some easy play was going on at the halfway line Crabtree and Bromley each tried to get possession, the result being that Bromleyโ€™s leg got broken."

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