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Game #865

Aston Villa

Saturday, 21 October 1911

Lost

WDLLL

Division One

Sheffield Wednesday

Attendance: 13,570

Villa Park

Aston Villa

2-3

Wednesday

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Jimmy Birch, scored a brace on debut but Villa lose a third successive game.

KEY MAN

Jimmy Birch, scored a brace on debut but Villa lose a third successive game, Saturday, 21 October 1911.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 21 October 1911

ON THIS DAY

Villa record a third successive loss to make it three wins, a draw and five defeats in their nine division one games in what is proving to be a highly disappointing campaign so far this season.

Meanwhile, forward Jimmy Birch scored a brace on his Villa debut aged 23 after joining from Stourbridge FC in May 1910.

Aston Villa

Sheffield Wednesday

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1906โ€“07

FIXTURE HISTORY

Sheffield Wednesday

Previous 5 vs. Wednesday: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1911-12 |
Matchday | #9 |
League Match | #9 |
Manager Game | #839 |
Saturday, 21 October 1911

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-3 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WDLLL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 839 | ๐ŸŸฉ 435 ๐ŸŸจ 149 ๐ŸŸฅ 255 | 1.73

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Sheffield Wednesday

TEAM NEWS

Freddie Miles, Chris Buckley and Jimmy Birch (debut) replace Tom Lyons, Sammy Whittaker and Harry Hampton.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Dicky Roose |
FB Freddie Miles |
RB Jack Kearns |
CB Chris Buckley |
M George Tranter |
M George Hunter |
W Charlie Wallace |
F Horace Henshall |
F Joe Bache |
F Joe Walters |
F Jimmy Birch |

MANAGER

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Sheffield Wednesday

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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

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