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Game #414

Aston Villa

Saturday, 10 March 1900

Lost

1st

DDDLL

Division One

Newcastle United

Attendance: 19,549

St James' Park

Newcastle United

3-2

Aston Villa (Champions)

Assists(s) | Steve Smith | Charlie Athersmith |

MATCH SUMMARY

Jack Devey equalised but reigning Champions Villa lose their first League game in seven but title rivals Sheffield United are also defeated leaving Villa top of the table by one point but having played two more games than their challengers.

KEY MAN

Jack Devey, equalised but Villa couldn't hold on, Saturday, 10 March 1900.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 10 March 1900

[Exact timings not recorded]
8โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Newcastle United)
Goal, 1-1, Jack Devey, Assist by Steve Smith
Goal, 1-2, (Newcastle United)
HT Newcastle United 2-1 Aston Villa
52โ€™ Goal, 1-3, (Newcastle United)
Goal, 2-3, Billy Garraty, Assist by Charlie Athersmith
FT Newcastle United 3-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Reigning Champions Villa lose their first League game in seven but title rivals Sheffield United are also defeated leaving Villa top of the table by one point but having played two more games than their challengers.

Aston Villa

Newcastle United

FIXTURE HISTORY

Newcastle United

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1899-00 |
Matchday | #35 |
League Match | #28 |
Manager Game | #388 |
Saturday, 10 March 1900

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 388 | ๐ŸŸฉ 216 ๐ŸŸจ 65 ๐ŸŸฅ 107 | 1.84

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Newcastle United

TEAM NEWS

Villa revert to the side that last appeared in the League with Jimmy Cowan, Steve Smith and Fred Wheldon returning.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age | 26.99 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 33.22 |

Youngest Player |
CF Billy Garraty | 21.44 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Billy George |
D 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

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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 game was still of a give-and-take nature, and the play was most exciting. Garraty eventually scored from a pass by Athersmith. Newcastle United, 3; Aston Villa 2."

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