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Game #419

Aston Villa

Saturday, 14 April 1900

Drew

1st

WWWWD

Division One

Nottingham Forest

Attendance: 12,000

Town Ground

Nottingham Forest

1-1

Aston Villa (Champions)

Assists(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

George Ramsay's reigning Champions Villa can only draw but so do title challengers Sheffield United, as a result Villa are two points clear at the top of the table with one to play meaning a win in their final game - against Wolverhampton Wanderers - would secure Villa the title regardless of the results from Sheffield United's final two games.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 14 April 1900

[Exact timings not recorded]
20โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Nottingham Forest)
Goal, 1-1, Bobby Templeton
HT Nottingham Forest 1-1 Aston Villa
FT Nottingham Forest 1-1 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Reigning Champions Villa can only draw but so do title challengers Sheffield United, as a result Villa are two points clear at the top of the table with one to play meaning a win in their final game - against Wolverhampton Wanderers - would secure Villa the title regardless of the results from Sheffield United's final two games.

Aston Villa

Nottingham Forest

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1897-98

FIXTURE HISTORY

Nottingham Forest

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1899-00 |
Matchday | #40 |
League Match | #33 |
Manager Game | #393 |
Saturday, 14 April 1900

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-1 |
FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | WWWWD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 393 | ๐ŸŸฉ 220 ๐ŸŸจ 66 ๐ŸŸฅ 107 | 1.85

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Nottingham Forest

TEAM NEWS

Villa make two changes from the side that secured a fourth successive victory last time out with Howard Spencer and Charlie Athersmith replacing Michael Noon and Steve Smith.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age | 26.74 |

Oldest Player |
F Jack Devey | 33.32 |

Youngest Player |
W Bobby Templeton | 20.82 |

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 Albert Wilkes |
M Tommy Bowman |
W Bobby Templeton |
W Charlie Athersmith |
F Fred Wheldon |
F Jack Devey |
CF Billy Garraty |

MANAGER

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Nottingham Forest

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SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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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 football, indeed, was dull in the extreme. Until within a few minutes of the close the Forest had rather the better of matters, but then the Villa roused themselves and very nearly snatched victory. However, when the end came the score remained result was a draw."

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