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Game #407

Aston Villa

Saturday, 3 February 1900

Won

2nd

DWDWW

Division One

Derby County

Attendance: 6,000

Villa Park

Aston Villa (Champions)

3-2

Derby County

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Fred Wheldon hit a last minute winner after going two goals behind as reigning Champions Villa go unbeaten in 6, equalling their best run of the season. As a result of Sheffield United only managing to draw, Villa close the gap to first place to a single point having played a game more than the leaders.

KEY MAN

Fred Wheldon, last minute winner, Saturday, 3 February 1900.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 3 February 1900

[Exact timings not recorded]
19โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Derby County)
HT Aston Villa 0-1 Derby County
46โ€™ Goal, 0-2, (Derby County)
Goal, 1-2, Billy Garraty
Goal, 2-2, Billy Garraty
90โ€™ Goal, 3-2, Fred Wheldon
FT Aston Villa 3-2 Derby County

ON THIS DAY

Despite going two goals behind, Fred Wheldon hit a last minute winner for reigning Champions Villa to go unbeaten in 6, equalling their best run of the season. As a result of Sheffield United only managing to draw, Villa close the gap to first place to a single point having played a game more than the leaders.

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: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1899-00 |
Matchday | #28 |
League Match | #25 |
Manager Game | #381 |
Saturday, 3 February 1900

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 3-2 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | DWDWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 381 | ๐ŸŸฉ 214 ๐ŸŸจ 62 ๐ŸŸฅ 105 | 1.85

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Derby County

TEAM NEWS

Villa name an unchanged line up from the team that won in the FA Cup last time out.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age | 27.30 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 33.13 |

Youngest Player |
CF Billy Garraty | 21.34 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Billy George |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Albert Evans |
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

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

"Playing up in great style, Garraty piloted a couple of goals for the Villa, and just on time Wheldon, amid great excitement, pulled the match out of the fire by baiting Fryer for the third time."

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