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Game #386

Aston Villa

Saturday, 7 October 1899

Won

3rd

LWWLW

Division One

Bury

Attendance: 20,000

Villa Park

Aston Villa (Champions)

2-1

Bury

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Fred Wheldon scored Villa's equaliser after as future Villa forward Jasper McLuckie scores for Bury to give them a first half lead at Villa Park. Villa's second half revival however sees them return to winning ways although the reigning Champions have now dropped to third place, one point behind Sunderland.

KEY MAN

Fred Wheldon, scored Villa's equaliser on the way to victory, Saturday, 7 October 1899.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 7 October 1899

[Exact timings not recorded]
1โ€™ Bury take to the field with 10 men
20โ€™ Bury field a full complement
Goal, 0-1, (Bury), McLuckie
HT Aston Villa 0-1 Bury
Goal, 1-1, Fred Wheldon
Goal, 2-1, George Johnson
FT Aston Villa 2-1 Bury

ON THIS DAY

Left back Billy Haggart made his final appearance for Villa aged 25 before moving on to Partick Thistle as future Villa forward Jasper McLuckie scores for Bury to give them a first half lead at Villa Park. Villa's second half revival however sees them return to winning ways although the reigning Champions have now dropped to third place, one point behind Sunderland.

Aston Villa

Bury

FIXTURE HISTORY

Bury

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1899-00 |
Matchday | #7 |
League Match | #7 |
Manager Game | #360 |
Saturday, 7 October 1899

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | Captain Simpson (London) |
FT Score | 2-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWWLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 360 | ๐ŸŸฉ 202 ๐ŸŸจ 57 ๐ŸŸฅ 101 | 1.84

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Bury

TEAM NEWS

Villa make two changes to the team that lost to Derby last time out with Billy Haggart and Albert Wilkes replacing Jimmy Crabtree and Albert Evans.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.24 |

Oldest Player |
CB Jimmy Cowan | 30.99 |

Youngest Player |
CF Billy Garraty | 21.02 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Billy George |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Howard Spencer |
LB Billy Haggart |
M Albert Wilkes |
M Tommy Bowman |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Steve Smith |
F Fred Wheldon |
F George Johnson |
CF Billy Garraty |

MANAGER

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Bury

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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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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 strangers strove hard to get on terms, but the Villa defence proved equal to the occasion."

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