Game #706

1907-08

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Division One

Manchester City

Villa Park

Attendance: 20,000

Saturday, 9 November 1907

Harry Hampton scored a third brace in four games but Villa are once again held at home.

Aston Villa

2-2

Manchester City

Scorer(s) | Harry Hampton | Harry Hampton (pen) |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #706

Season | 1907-08 |
Matchday | #12 |
League Match | #12 |
Manager Game | #680 |
Saturday, 9 November 1907

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-2 |
FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | LWDWD |

MATCH OFFICIALS

MATCH INCIDENTS

Villa

Manchester City

🟨 | Booking
🟥 | Sending off
💥+ | Incidents e.g. penalty awarded

💥- | Incidents e.g. penalty conceded, goal disallowed

💥 | Incidents e.g. refused clear pen

🆘 | Notably poor refereeing performance    

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

Alex Leake and Bobby Evans replace Howard Spencer and Albert Hall.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Management Committee | Club Secretary | George Ramsay

STAFF

STARTING LINE UP

GK Bert Turner |
LB Jock Logan |
FB Freddie Miles |
M Alex Leake |
M Rowland Codling |
M George Tranter |
W Bobby Evans |
W Charlie Wallace |
F Joe Bache |
F Alec Logan |
CF Harry Hampton |

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

THE OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

ON THIS DAY

Villa extend their unbeaten run to four games but are held at home for the second time in three to make it five wins, two draws and five defeats in their twelve division one games so far this season.

Meanwhile, winger Bobby Evans made his final appearance for Villa aged 21 before moving on to Sheffield United in October 1908 for a fee of £1,100. Evans had scored four goals in his seventeen appearances since making his debut in November 1906.

Also playing their final game for Villa was midfielder Alex Leake who made his final Villa appearance aged 36 before moving on to Burnley in December 1907.

Alex had provided sterling service to Villa over his six seasons with the club, winning the 1904-05 FA Cup and making a total of 140 appearances whilst scoring nine goals.

Harry Hampton, scored a third brace in four games but Villa are once again held at home, Saturday, 9 November 1907.

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MATCH TIMELINE

MANAGER WATCH

POSITION

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MATCH PROGRAMME

MATCH PROGRAMME

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QUOTES

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