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Game #369

Aston Villa

Saturday, 4 March 1899

Drew

1st

WLLLD

Division One

Derby County

Attendance: 10,000

Baseball Ground

Derby County

1-1

Aston Villa

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

George Ramsay's Villa stop a run of three losses but can only draw with 8th placed Derby and have now scored just twice in four games. Despite this Villa open a one point lead at the top of the table but now have just one game in hand over their nearest rivals Liverpool.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 4 March 1899

[Exact timings not recorded]
28โ€™ Goal, 1-0, George Johnson
HT Derby County 0-1 Aston Villa
Goal, 1-1, (Derby County)
FT Derby County 1-1 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa stop a run of three losses but can only draw with 8th placed Derby and have now scored just twice in four games. Despite this Villa open a one point lead at the top of the table but now have just one game in hand over their nearest rivals Liverpool.

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 | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1898-99 |
Matchday | #26 |
League Match | #25 |
Manager Game | #343 |
Saturday, 4 March 1899

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | J. Fox, Sheffield |
FT Score | 1-1 |
FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | WLLLD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 343 | ๐ŸŸฉ 193 ๐ŸŸจ 53 ๐ŸŸฅ 97 | 1.84

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: J. Fox

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Derby County

TEAM NEWS

Villa make two changes from the team that lost to Forest last time out with Jimmy Crabtree and Charlie Athersmith returning and Jack Sharp and Albert Wilkes dropping out.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.01 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 32.21 |

Youngest Player |
FB Howard Spencer | 23.55 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

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

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

"Close on time Oakden gave George a splendid shot, which he saved amidst perfect yells. Fryer now saved, and when the whistle blew Derby were pressing, the came ending one goal all."

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