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Game #3022

Aston Villa

10-11-13, 31 PTS

Drew

13th (+2)

Saturday, 8 March 1969

Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟨 🟨

Division Two

Fulham

Craven Cottage

5-9-18, 19 PTS

Attendance: 15,509

Fulham

1-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa climb to joint 11th in the table but can only draw with bottom of the pile Fulham. Villa though have seven wins in eleven second division matches under Tommy Docherty having been in Fulham’s position when the Scot took over.

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 8 March 1969

⚽ | 15’ Goal, 0-1, Own Goal, David Roberts
🕒 | HT Fulham 0-1 Aston Villa
🥅 | 53’ Goal, 1-1, (Fulham), Brian Dear
🕒 | FT Fulham 1-1 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Tommy Docherty's Villa now have one League defeat in eleven matches and seven wins under his stewardship to make it ten wins, eleven draws and thirteen defeats in thirty four division two games so far this season.

Aston Villa

League Champions: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆🏆
League Cup Winners: 🏆
Last Trophy: 1960-61

Fulham

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
League Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: ❌

FIXTURE HISTORY

Fulham

Previous 5 vs. Fulham: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟨 🟨

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1968-69 |
Matchday | #39 |
League Matchweek | #34 |
Manager Game | #15 |
Saturday, 8 March 1969

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Tommy Docherty | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | Glasgow, 1968-1970
Referee: David Smith | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Stonehouse, 1959-1974
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟨 🟨

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Tommy Docherty | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 15 | 🟩 | 9 🟨 | 4 🟥 2 | 2.07

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: David Smith | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Stonehouse, 1959-1974
Matches Officiated: 8
🟩 : 1
🟨 : 4
🟥 : 3
🆘 : 0
Previous 5: 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟥
Last Match: 🟥 21 September 1968, Villa 0-4 Birmingham, St Andrew's.
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Fulham

None

TEAM NEWS

Keith Bradley replaces Dick Edwards.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 23.94 |

Oldest Player |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 26.87 |

Youngest Player |
M Lionel Martin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 21.14 |

MANAGER

Tommy Docherty | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK John Dunn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Mick Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Brian Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Fred Turnbull | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Keith Bradley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
M Barrie Hole | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
M Willie Anderson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Dave Rudge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mike Ferguson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lionel Martin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

MANAGER

Bill Dodgin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Fulham

GK Brian Williamson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Fred Callaghan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB David Roberts | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LH Ivan Murray | 🇬🇧 |
M Stan Horne (ex) | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Barry Lloyd | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stan Brown | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Jim Conway | 🇮🇪 |
F Brendan Mullan | 🇬🇧 |
F Brian Dear | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
F Steve Earle | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

UNUSED

Player

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Made

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Made

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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F Peter Broadbent | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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D Wilf Tranter | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/11

Squad:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 12/12

SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 10/11

Squad:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/12

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Suspension | 1 |
F Brian Godfrey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |

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 Half


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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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT

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