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Game #353

Aston Villa

Saturday, 5 November 1898

Won

1st=

WWWWW

Division One

Derby County

Attendance: 20,000

Villa Park

Aston Villa

7-1

Derby County

Assists(s) | Jack Cowan | 8' |

MATCH SUMMARY

Jack Devey scored his ninth goal in 7 games as Villa had now won 5 games in a row and were unbeaten in 8 to remain top of Division One after 10 games, level on points, but with a game hand over Everton.

KEY MAN

Jack Devey, scored his ninth goal in 7 games to keep Villa top, Saturday, 5 November 1898.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 5 November 1898

[Exact timings not recorded]
8โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Jack Devey, Assist by Jack Cowan
Goal, 2-0, George Johnson
Goal, 2-1, (Derby County)
Goal, 3-1, Fred Wheldon
Goal, 4-1, Jack Devey
Goal, 5-1, Fred Wheldon
HT Aston Villa 5-1 Derby County
Goal, 6-1, Jack Cowan
Goal, 7-1, George Johnson
FT Aston Villa 7-1 Derby County

ON THIS DAY

Villa had now won 5 games in a row and were unbeaten in 8 to remain top of Division One after 10 games, level on points, but with a game hand over Everton.

Aston Villa

Derby County

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Derby County

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1898-99 |
Matchday | #10 |
League Match | #10 |
Manager Game | #327 |
Saturday, 5 November 1898

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 7-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWWWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 327 | ๐ŸŸฉ 185 ๐ŸŸจ 51 ๐ŸŸฅ 91 | 1.85

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Derby County

TEAM NEWS

In one change from the team that secured a fourth successive win last time out, Albert Wilkes comes in to replace Jimmy Crabtree.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.24 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 31.88 |

Youngest Player |
W Jack Sharp | 20.73 |

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 Albert Wilkes |
W Jack Sharp |
W Jack Cowan |
F Jack Devey |
F George Johnson |
F Fred Wheldon |

MANAGER

Harry Newbould | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Derby 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

"With such a commanding lead the Aston men relaxed their efforts and Derby had a few openings in the closing minutes, but the defence was to good for them."

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