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Game #4526

Aston Villa

Won

1st= (-)

Saturday, 29 August 1998

Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟩

Premier League

Sheffield Wednesday

Hillsborough

Attendance: 25,989

Sheffield Wednesday

0-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Stan Collymore | 37’ |

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa make it three unbeaten Premier League games as they win at Hillsborough to go joint top of the early table under John Gregory.

KEY MAN

Julian Joachim, made it two goals in two games to deliver Villa's second successive win, Saturday, 29 August 1998.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 29 August 1998

⚽ | 37’ Goal, 1-0, Julian Joachim, Assist by Stan Collymore
🕒 | HT Sheffield Wednesday 0-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 77’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Simon Grayson
🕒 | FT Sheffield Wednesday 0-1 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa keep up their unbeaten start to the season under John Gregory whilst future Villa forward Benito Carbone lines up for Wednesday.

Aston Villa

European Cup / Champions League: 🏆
League Champions: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆🏆
League Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆
Last Trophy: 1995-96

Sheffield Wednesday

European Cup / Champions League: ❌
League Champions: 🏆🏆🏆🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆
League Cup Winners: 🏆
Last Trophy: 1990–91

FIXTURE HISTORY

Sheffield Wednesday

Previous 5 vs. Wednesday: 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟨 🟩

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NEXT MATCH

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1998-99 |
Matchday | #3 |
League Game | #3 |
Manager Game | #16 |
Saturday, 29 August 1998

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Keith Burge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | Tonypandy, 1986–1999
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟩

MANAGERIAL RECORD

John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 16 | 🟩 | 12 🟨 | 1 🟥 3 | 2.31

Villa Career Form:

Champions

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Keith Burge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | Tonypandy, 1986–1999
Matches Officiated: 16
🟩 : 10
🟨 : 2
🟥 : 4
🆘 : 0
Previous 5: 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟥
Last Match: 🟥 17 January 1998, Villa 0-5 Blackburn, Ewood Park.
Cards: 🟨

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Sheffield Wednesday

🟨

TEAM NEWS

Riccardo Scimeca and Ian Taylor drop out with Mark Draper and Stan Collymore coming in for their first starts of the season.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.34 |

Oldest Player |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 28.40 |

Youngest Player |
RB Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 17.52 |

MANAGER

John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔁 |
M Alan Thompson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔥 |

MANAGER

Danny Wilson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Sheffield Wednesday

GK Kevin Pressman | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Juan Cobian | 🇦🇷 | 🔁 |
RB Peter Atherton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Des Walker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Émerson Thome | 🇧🇷 |
LB Andy Hinchcliffe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Wim Jonk | 🇳🇱 |
M Petter Rudi | 🇳🇴 |
F Benito Carbone | 🇮🇹 | 🟨 |
CF Andy Booth | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Paulo Di Canio | 🇮🇹 |

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STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

UNUSED

Player

SUBSTITUTES

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🔁 | RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | for M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 77’ |

SUBSTITUTES

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🔁 | RB Juan Cobian | 🇦🇷 | (RB Earl Barrett (ex) | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |)

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Fabio Ferraresi | 🇮🇹 |
CF Darius Vassell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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GK Matt Clarke | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Briscoe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Graham Hyde | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Guy Whittingham (ex) | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 10/11

Squad:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 14/16

SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 5/11

Squad:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 10/16

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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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 Half


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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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT