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Game #412

Aston Villa

Saturday, 3 March 1900

Drew

1st

WWDDD

Division One

Sheffield United

Attendance: 50,000

Villa Park

Aston Villa (Champions)

1-1

Sheffield United

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Billy Garraty, equalised to keep Villa top of the table as a record Villa Park crowd of 50,000 saw Villaโ€™s draw, their third in a row.

KEY MAN

Billy Garraty, equalised to keep Villa top of the table, Saturday, 3 March 1900.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 3 March 1900

[Exact timings not recorded]
Goal, 0-1, (Sheffield United)
HT Aston Villa 0-1 Sheffield United
58โ€™ Goal, 1-1, Billy Garraty
FT Aston Villa 1-1 Sheffield United

ON THIS DAY

A record Villa Park crowd of 50,000 saw Villaโ€™s draw, their 3rd in a row.

Villa had now scored just 2 goals in their last 3 games compared to 14 in their previous 3 however they were unbeaten in 11 matches, their best run since the 1896-97 season and held title rivals Sheffield United to remain one point clear at the top of the Division One table.

Aston Villa

Sheffield United

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1898-99

FIXTURE HISTORY

Sheffield United

Previous 5 vs. Sheffield United: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1899-00 |
Matchday | #33 |
League Match | #27 |
Manager Game | #386 |
Saturday, 3 March 1900

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | Arthur Kingscott, Derby |
FT Score | 1-1 |
FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | WWDDD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 386 | ๐ŸŸฉ 216 ๐ŸŸจ 65 ๐ŸŸฅ 105 | 1.85

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Arthur Kingscott

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Sheffield United

TEAM NEWS

Villa make one change from the FA Cup team with Michael Noon replacing Jimmy Crabtree.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age | 26.97 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 33.21 |

Youngest Player |
CF Billy Garraty | 21.42 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Billy George |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
D Michael Noon |
FB Albert Evans |
FB Howard Spencer |
M Tommy Bowman |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Steve Smith |
F Fred Wheldon |
F Jack Devey |
CF Billy Garraty |

MANAGER

John Nicholson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Sheffield 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 tap of excitement was now fully turned on."

MATCH REPORT