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Game #963

Aston Villa

Saturday, 3 January 1914

Drew

WWLLD

Division One

Blackburn Rovers

Attendance: 20,000

Ewood Park

Blackburn Rovers

0-0

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

George Tranter, made his final appearance of 174 before retiring from football aged just 27 as Villa fail to score for the third successive match - as many as they failed to score in in the entirety of 1912-13 - and are now without a win in three to make it eight wins, five draws and nine defeats in their twenty two division one games.

KEY MAN

George Tranter, made his final appearance of 174 before retiring from football aged just 27, Saturday, 3 January 1914.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 3 January 1914

ON THIS DAY

Villa fail to score for the third successive match - as many as they failed to score in in the entirety of 1912-13 - and are now without a win in three to make it eight wins, five draws and nine defeats in their twenty two division one games.

Meanwhile, midfielder George Tranter made his final appearance for Villa aged 27 before retiring from football. George had made 174 appearances for Villa, scoring once over his nine seasons with the club winning the League title in 1909-10, FA Cup in 1912-13 and helping Villa to four runners up places.

Aston Villa

Blackburn Rovers

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1911โ€“12

FIXTURE HISTORY

Blackburn Rovers

Previous 5 vs. Blackburn: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1913-14 |
Matchday | #22 |
League Match | #22 |
Manager Game | #937 |
Saturday, 3 January 1914

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 0-0 |
FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | LWLLD |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 937 | ๐ŸŸฉ 483 ๐ŸŸจ 173 ๐ŸŸฅ 281 | 1.73

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Blackburn Rovers

TEAM NEWS

Tommy Weston, George Tranter, Harold Edgley and Sammy Whittaker replace William Littlewood, Jimmy Leach, Bert McLachlan and Joe Bache.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Sam Hardy |
CB Jim Harrop |
FB Tom Lyons |
LB Tommy Weston |
M George Tranter |
W Harold Edgley |
W Charlie Wallace |
CF Harry Hampton |
F Clem Stephenson |
F Reg Boyne |
F Sammy Whittaker |

MANAGER

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Blackburn Rovers

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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