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Game #400

Aston Villa

Saturday, 30 December 1899

Won

2nd

WDLWW

Division One

Sunderland

Attendance: 20,000

Villa Park

Aston Villa (Champions)

4-2

Sunderland

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Billy Garraty hit a hat-trick to end the century as reigning Champions Villa end the year with a second successive win to go into the new century with a 6 point deficit to leaders Sheffield United but with a game in hand.

KEY MAN

Billy Garraty, hat-trick to end the century, Saturday, 30 December 1899.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 30 December 1899

[Exact timings not recorded]
Goal, 1-0, Billy Garraty
Goal, 2-0, Billy Garraty
HT Aston Villa 2-0 Sunderland
50โ€™ Goal, 2-1, (Sunderland)
Goal, 3-1, Billy Garraty
Goal, 4-1, George Johnson

ON THIS DAY

Reigning Champions Villa end the year with a second successive win to go into the new century with a 6 point deficit to leaders Sheffield United but with a game in hand.

Aston Villa

Sunderland

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: 1894-95

FIXTURE HISTORY

Sunderland

Previous 5 vs. Sunderland: | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ.| ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1899-00 |
Matchday | #21 |
League Match | #20 |
Manager Game | #374 |
Saturday, 30 December 1899

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 4-2 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WDLWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 374 | ๐ŸŸฉ 210 ๐ŸŸจ 60 ๐ŸŸฅ 104 | 1.84

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

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CARDS

Villa

Sunderland

TEAM NEWS

Villa name an unchanged line up from the team that beat Stoke last time out.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age | 26.47 |

Oldest Player |
CB Jimmy Cowan | 31.22 |

Youngest Player |
CF Billy Garraty | 21.25 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Billy George |
D Michael Noon |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Howard Spencer |
M Albert Wilkes |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Steve Smith |
F Fred Wheldon |
F George Johnson |
CF Billy Garraty |

MANAGER

Alex Mackie | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

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Sunderland

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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 Villa goal afterwards was often in danger, but the game ended in favour of the Villa by 4 goals to 2."

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