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Game #70

Aston Villa

2-2-1, 6 PTS

Won

4th (+4)

Saturday, 5 October 1889

Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟩

Football League

Burnley

Turf Moor

0-2-3, 2 PTS

Attendance: 8,000

Burnley

2-6

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Dennis Hodgetts | 10' | Albert Allen | 35' |

MATCH SUMMARY

Albert Allen hit 4 goals as Villa beat Burnley at Turf Moor hitting six in their best result of the season to date.

KEY MAN

Albert Allen hit 4 goals to crush Burnley, Saturday, 5 October 1889

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 5 October 1889

🟢 | 1’ Debut, George Davis
⚽ | 10’ Goal, 1-0, Albert Allen, Assist by Dennis Hodgetts
⚽ | 11’ Goal, 2-0, Albert Allen
🥅 | 20' Goal, 2-1, (Burnley), Friel
⚽ | Goal, 3-1, Albert Allen
⚽ | 35’ Goal, 4-1, Archie Hunter, Assist by Albert Allen
🕒 | HT Burnley 1-4 Aston Villa
⚽ | 50' Goal, 5-1, Albert Allen
⚽ | 75' Goal, 6-1, Dennis Hodgetts
🥅 | 87' Goal, 6-2, (Burnley)
🕒 | FT Burnley 2-6 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Goalkeeper George Davis made his only appearance for Villa aged 21 after joining from St. Phillip's FC before moving on to Witton White Star.

Aston Villa

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: 🏆
Last Trophy: 1886-87

Burnley

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: ❌

FIXTURE HISTORY

Burnley

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1889-90 |
Matchday | #5 |
League Match | #5 |
Manager Game | #44 |
Saturday, 5 October 1889

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: George Ramsay | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | Glasgow, 1886-1926 led Management Committee
Referee: Unknown
HT Score: 🟩 4-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
FT Score: 🟩 6-2
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟩

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 1886-1926

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 44 | 🟩 | 26 🟨 10 🟥 8 | 2.00

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Unknown
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Burnley

None

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Warner, Frank Coulton and Sammy Gray drop out with George Davis brought in for his debut, Archie Hunter returning and Gershom Cox getting his first appearance of the campaign.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age:
| 25.57 |

Oldest Player:
CF Archie Hunter | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 30.05 |

Youngest Player:
HB Jimmy Cowan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 20.98 |

MANAGER

George Ramsay | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 1886-1926

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Aston Villa

GK George Davis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🟢 | 🔴 |
B Albert Aldridge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
B Gershom Cox | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
HB Jimmy Cowan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
HB Harry Devey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
HB Tom Clarkson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
IR Albert Brown | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
IR Albert Allen | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ | ⚽ | ⚽ | 🔥 | ⚽ |
IL Dennis Hodgetts | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔥 | ⚽ |
IL Billy Dickson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CF Archie Hunter | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |

MANAGER

Management Committee

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Burnley

GK Walter Cox | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
B Thomas White | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
B William Bury | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
HB Bill McFettridge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
HB Dan Friel | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |
HB Jack Keenan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RF Robert Haresnape | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LF L. Heyes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LF Jack Yates | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RF J. Campbell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Robert Duckworth | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

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

SQUAD STATS

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

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Injury | 2 |
GK Jimmy Warner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
B Frank Coulton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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

🟢 GK George Davis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

FINAL APPEARANCES

🔴 GK George Davis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 1889 | 🕒 1 | ⚽ 0 | 🔥 0 | #59 |

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

"The Villa had the best of the game at all points, passing superbly, the Burnley backs only saving them from more crushing defeat."

MATCH REPORT