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Game #721

Aston Villa

Saturday, 8 February 1908

Won

WLLWW

Division One

Arsenal

Attendance: 12,000

Manor Ground, Plumstead

Woolwich Arsenal

0-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Joe Bache scored to secure Villa victory in Plumstead.

KEY MAN

Joe Bache, scored to secure Villa victory in Plumstead, Saturday, 8 February 1908.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 8 February 1908

ON THIS DAY

Villa win in the League for the first time in three to make it eight wins, eight draws and nine defeats in their twenty five division one games so far this season.

Meanwhile, left back Walter Kimberley made his Villa debut aged 23 after joining from Aston Manor.

Aston Villa

Arsenal

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Arsenal

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1907-08 |
Matchday | #27 |
League Match | #25 |
Manager Game | #695 |
Saturday, 8 February 1908

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLLWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 695 | ๐ŸŸฉ 361 ๐ŸŸจ 123 ๐ŸŸฅ 211 | 1.74

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Arsenal

TEAM NEWS

Walter Kimberley (debut) and Jimmy Cantrell replace Freddie Miles and Billy Garraty.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Billy George |
LB Jock Logan |
LB Walter Kimberley |
FB Tom Lyons |
M Rowland Codling |
M George Tranter |
W Albert Hall |
W Charlie Wallace |
F Joe Bache |
CF Jimmy Cantrell |
CF Harry Hampton |

MANAGER

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Arsenal

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SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

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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

MATCH REPORT