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Game #382

Aston Villa

Saturday, 9 September 1899

Lost

2nd

WWWWL

Division One

West Bromwich Albion

Attendance: 17,482

Villa Park

Aston Villa (Champions)

0-2

West Brom

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

George Ramsay's reigning Champions surprisingly lose to neighbours Albion for their first reverse of the season and fail to score at home for the first time since a 0-0 draw with Liverpool on Saturday, 13 March 1897.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 9 September 1899

[Exact timings not recorded]
HT Aston Villa 0-0 West Bromwich Albion
48โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (West Bromwich Albion)
76โ€™ Goal, 0-2, (West Bromwich Albion)
FT Aston Villa 0-2 West Bromwich Albion

ON THIS DAY

Reigning Champions Villa surprisingly lose to neighbours Albion for their first reverse of the season and fail to score at home for the first time since a 0-0 draw with Liverpool on Saturday, 13 March 1897.

Aston Villa

West Bromwich Albion

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1891-92

FIXTURE HISTORY

West Bromwich Albion

Previous 5 vs. Albion: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1899-00 |
Matchday | #3 |
League Match | #3 |
Manager Game | #356 |
Saturday, 9 September 1899

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | J.H. Strawson, Lincoln |
FT Score | 0-2 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WWWWL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 356 | ๐ŸŸฉ 199 ๐ŸŸจ 57 ๐ŸŸฅ 100 | 1.84

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: J.H. Strawson

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

West Bromwich Albion

TEAM NEWS

Villa make one change from the team that hammered Glossop last time out with Charlie Aston replacing Albert Evans.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.82 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 32.73 |

Youngest Player |
CF Billy Garraty | 20.94 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

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

MANAGER

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West Bromwich Albion

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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

"The Albion forwards fairly hemmed their rivals in towards the close, but nothing further was scored, a great game terminating in an unexpected triumph for the Albion."

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