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Game #325

Aston Villa

Saturday, 13 November 1897

Won

2nd

WDWLW

Division One

Everton

Attendance: 14,000

Villa Park

Aston Villa (Champions)

3-0

Everton

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Fred Wheldon scored a brace as reigning Champions Villa bounce back from defeat to Preston with their 8th win in 13 games.

KEY MAN

Fred Wheldon, scored a brace to see off Everton, Saturday, 13 November 1897.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 13 November 1897

[Exact timings not recorded]
Player retired injured, Jack Sharp
Goal, 1-0, Fred Wheldon (pen)
Goal, 2-0, Fred Wheldon
Villa return to full complement
HT Aston Villa 2-0 Everton
60โ€™ Goal, 3-0, Jack Sharp
FT Aston Villa 3-0 Everton

ON THIS DAY

Reigning Champions Villa bounce back from defeat to Preston with their 8th win in 13 games.

Aston Villa

Everton

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Everton

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1897-98 |
Matchday | #13 |
League Match | #13 |
Manager Game | #299 |
Saturday, 13 November 1897

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | Arthur Kingscott, Derby |
FT Score | 3-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WDWLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 299 | ๐ŸŸฉ 172 ๐ŸŸจ 46 ๐ŸŸฅ 81 | 1.88

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Arthur Kingscott

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Everton

TEAM NEWS

In two changes from the team that lost to Preston last time out Bob Chatt and Fred Wheldon return with Fred Burton and James Fisher dropping out.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.67 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 30.90 |

Youngest Player |
W Jack Sharp | 19.76 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Billy George |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Albert Evans |
RB Bert Sharp |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Jack Sharp |
W Jack Cowan |
F Jack Devey |
F Fred Wheldon |
F Bob Chatt |

MANAGER

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

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SUBSTITUTES

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SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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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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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 play of the champions at this point was very fine, and their success was all the more remarkable, as only ten men were on the field when both points were registered."

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