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Game #350

Aston Villa

Saturday, 15 October 1898

Won

3rd

WDDWW

Division One

Liverpool

Attendance: 20,000

Anfield

Liverpool

0-3

Aston Villa

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Jack Devey scored his fifth goal in 4 game as Villa won their second successive game for the first time this season to remain unbeaten in 5 and moved to 3rd in the table.

KEY MAN

Jack Devey, scored his fifth goal in 4 games to send Villa third, Saturday, 15 October 1898.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 15 October 1898

[Exact timings not recorded]
Goal, 1-0, George Johnson
Goal, 2-0, Jack Devey
HT Liverpool 0-2 Aston Villa
48โ€™ Goal, 3-0, Fred Wheldon
FT Liverpool 0-3 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa won their second successive game for the first time this season to remain unbeaten in 5 and moved to 3rd in the table.

Aston Villa

Liverpool

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Liverpool

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1898-99 |
Matchday | #7 |
League Match | #7 |
Manager Game | #324 |
Saturday, 15 October 1898

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 3-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WDDWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 324 | ๐ŸŸฉ 182 ๐ŸŸจ 51 ๐ŸŸฅ 91 | 1.84

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Liverpool

TEAM NEWS

Villa name an unchanged line up from the team that beat Preston last time out.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.68 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 31.82 |

Youngest Player |
FB Charlie Aston | 23.80 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Billy George |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Albert Evans |
FB Charlie Aston |
M Tommy Bowman |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Steve Smith |
F Jack Devey |
F George Johnson |
F Fred Wheldon |

MANAGER

Tom Watson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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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

"Liverpool were compelled to retreat without having opened their scoring account. Evans was injured, but after a short rest resumed his duties. Villa monopolised play to the finish. Result :-Villa, three: Liverpool, nil."

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