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Game #5158

Aston Villa

Saturday, 25 February 2012

Drew

15th

Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸจ

Premier League

Wigan Athletic

Attendance: 20,601

DW Stadium

Wigan Athletic

0-0

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa record a fifth goalless game and eleventh draw under Alex McLeish to make it just six wins in twenty six Premier League games as the patience from the stands finally breaks out into open warfare on the manager.

KEY MAN

Robbie Keane says goodbye as the tide of restraint breaks in the stands as Alex McLeish leads Villa to an eleventh draw and just six wins in twenty six Premier League games, Saturday, 25 February 2012.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 25 February 2012

๐ŸŸจ | 29โ€™ Booking, Marc Albrighton
๐ŸŸจ | 36โ€™ Booking, James Collins
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Wigan Athletic 0-0 Aston Villa
๐ŸŸจ | 49โ€™ Booking, Gabriel Agbonlahor
๐ŸŸจ | 65โ€™ Booking, Carlos Cuรฉllar
๐Ÿ” | 70โ€™ Sub off, Marc Albrighton, Sub on, Emile Heskey
๐Ÿ” | 74โ€™ Sub off, Gary Gardner, Sub on, Stephen Ireland
๐Ÿ” | 79โ€™ Sub off, Darren Bent, Sub on, Charles Nโ€™Zogbia
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Wigan Athletic 0-0 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Alex McLeish's Villa stop a run of two defeats with an eleventh draw of the season but the fans aren't happy and let the manager know it in no uncertain terms as the draw with bottom club Wigan keeps Villa in 15th place. Meanwhile, Robbie Keane played the last game of his 2 month loan from LA Galaxy, Keane had made 7 appearances and scored 3 goals during his time with Villa.

Aston Villa

European Cup / Champions League: ๐Ÿ†
League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
League Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1995-96

Wigan Athletic

European Cup / Champions League: โŒ
League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
League Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: โŒ

FIXTURE HISTORY

Wigan Athletic

Previous 5 vs. Wigan: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 2011-12โ€‹ |
Matchday | #30 |
League Game | #26 |
Manager Game | #30 |
Saturday, 25 February 2012

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Alex McLeish | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ | Glasgow, 2011-2012
Referee: Kevin Friend | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Leicester, 2003-2022
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸจ Drew
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸจ

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Alex McLeish | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 30 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 8 ๐ŸŸจ | 11 ๐ŸŸฅ 11 | 1.17

Villa Career Form:

Bottom 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Kevin Friend | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Leicester, 2003-2022
Matches Officiated: 7
๐ŸŸฉ : 3
๐ŸŸจ : 3
๐ŸŸฅ : 1
๐Ÿ†˜ : 0
Previous 5: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ
Last Match: ๐ŸŸฉ 5 Nov 11, Villa 3-2 Norwich (h)
Cards: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ
Assistants: Andy Newbold, Darren England

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ

Wigan Athletic

None

TEAM NEWS

Stephen Warnock, Gabriel Agbonlahor and Barry Bannan replace Emile Heskey, Stiliyan Petrov and Richard Dunne.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.43 |

Oldest Player |
GK Shay Given | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช | 35.87 |

Youngest Player |
M Gary Gardner | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | 19.67 |

MANAGER

Alex McLeish | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |

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Aston Villa

GK Shay Given | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช |
LB Stephen Warnock | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CB James Collins | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ | ๐ŸŸจ |
CB Carlos Cuรฉllar | ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ | ๐ŸŸจ |
RB Alan Hutton | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |
M Gary Gardner | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | ๐Ÿ” |
M Barry Bannan | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |
W Marc Albrighton | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐Ÿ” |
F Darren Bent | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | ๐Ÿ” |
F Robbie Keane | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช | ๐Ÿ”ด |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | ๐ŸŸจ |

MANAGER

Roberto Martรญnez | ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ |

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Wigan Athletic

GK Al Habsi | ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒ |
LB Jean Beausejour | ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ |
CB Antolรญn Alcarรกz | ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พ |
CB Gary Caldwell | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |
CB Maynor Figueroa | ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณ |
RB Emmerson Boyce | ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ง |
M James McCarthy | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช | ๐Ÿ” |
M Jordi Gรณmez | ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ | ๐Ÿ” |
M James McArthur | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |
W Victor Moses | ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ | ๐Ÿ” |
CF Franco Di Santo | ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท |

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SUBSTITUTES

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๐Ÿ” CF Emile Heskey | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | for W Marc Albrighton | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | 70โ€™ |
๐Ÿ” M Stephen Ireland | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช | for M Gary Gardner | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | 74โ€™ |
๐Ÿ” W Charles Nโ€™Zogbia | ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท | for F Darren Bent | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | 79โ€™ |

SUBSTITUTES

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๐Ÿ” | M James McCarthy | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช | (M Momo Diamรฉ | ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ |)
๐Ÿ” | M Jordi Gรณmez | ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ | (CF Hugo Rodellega | ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด |)
๐Ÿ” | W Victor Moses | ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ | (W Albert Crusat | ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ |)

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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GK Brad Guzan | ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ |
CB Nathan Baker | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
M Chris Herd | ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ |
F Andreas Weimann | ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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GK Chris Kirkland | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CB Ronnie Stam | ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ |
M David Jones | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
M Ben Watson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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SQUAD STATS

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1st XI: ยฃ70.79m
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 8/11
Homegrown: 4/11

Squad:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 10/18
Homegrown: 7/18

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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SQUAD STATS

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Team Cost: ยฃ31.69m

1st XI:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 2/11

Squad:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 5/18

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Injury | 4 |
M Jermaine Jenas | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CB Ciaran Clark | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช |
CB Richard Dunne | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช |
M Fabian Delph | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

Out on Loan | 1 |
M Jean Makoun | ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ | Olympiacos Piraeus

UNAVAILABLE

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Not Reported

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:

โ€‹

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

๐Ÿ”ด F Robbie Keane | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช | 2012 | ๐Ÿ•’ 7 | 6 (1) | โšฝ 3 | ๐Ÿ”ฅ 0 | ๐Ÿ‡บ 0 | #840 |

MATCH STATS

Possession F | 40%
Possession A | 60%
Shots F | 10
Shots A | 14
Shots on Target F | 3
Shots on Target A | 6
Corners F | 7
Corners A | 14
Fouls F | 8
Fouls A | 8

MATCH QUOTES

โ€œWe will prosper. I am not getting into a spat with my own supporters. It is a hairโ€™s breadth between being a hero and a zero.โ€ Alex McLeish.

MATCH REPORT