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Game #390

Aston Villa

Saturday, 4 November 1899

Won

2nd

WWWLW

Division One

Newcastle United

Attendance: 18,000

Villa Park

Aston Villa (Champions)

2-1

Newcastle United

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Jack Devey opened the scoring on 4' as reigning Champions Villa return to winning ways and close the gap to leaders Sheffield United to three points.

KEY MAN

Jack Devey, opened the scoring on 4', Saturday, 4 November 1899.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 4 November 1899

[Exact timings not recorded]
4โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Jack Devey
Goal, 2-0, Fred Wheldon
HT Aston Villa 2-0 Newcastle United
Goal, 2-1, (Newcastle United)
FT Aston Villa 2-1 Newcastle United

ON THIS DAY

Reigning Champions Villa return to winning ways and close the gap to leaders Sheffield United to three points.

Aston Villa

Newcastle United

FIXTURE HISTORY

Newcastle United

Previous 5 vs. Newcastle: | - | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1899-00 |
Matchday | #11 |
League Match | #11 |
Manager Game | #364 |
Saturday, 4 November 1899

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | J Stott, Rawtenstall |
FT Score | 2-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWWLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 364 | ๐ŸŸฉ 205 ๐ŸŸจ 57 ๐ŸŸฅ 102 | 1.85

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: J Stott

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Newcastle United

TEAM NEWS

In one change to the team that lost to title rivals Sheffield United last time out, Bobby Templeton replaces Charlie Athersmith.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age | 26.40 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 32.88 |

Youngest Player |
W Bobby Templeton | 20.38 |

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 Jimmy Crabtree |
M Tommy Bowman |
W Bobby Templeton |
W Steve Smith |
F Fred Wheldon |
F Jack Devey |
CF Billy Garraty |

MANAGER

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Newcastle United

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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 closing stages were in favour of Villa, but nothing further was scored. Result - Aston Villa, two goals; Newcastle United, one goal."

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