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The Matches Refereed by

Aaron Scragg

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🟥 28 Oct 1899, Villa 1-2 Sheffield United, Bramall Lane

Scorer(s) | Jack Devey | 23' |

Assists(s) | Not recorded

Referee: Aaron Scragg

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | Aaron Scragg, Crewe |
FT Score | 1-2 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LWWWL |

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2nd

Division One

GK Billy George |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Howard Spencer |
FB Albert Evans |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
M Tommy Bowman |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Steve Smith |
F Fred Wheldon |
F Jack Devey |
CF Billy Garraty |

Match Timeline

[Exact timings not recorded]
23’ Goal, 1-0, Jack Devey
HT Sheffield United 0-1 Aston Villa
74’ Goal, 1-1, (Sheffield United)
78’ Goal, 1-2, (Sheffield United)
FT Sheffield United 2-1 Aston Villa

🟩 14 Jan 1899, Villa 4-0 Burnley, Villa Park

Scorer(s) | Fred Wheldon | Charlie Athersmith | Own Goal | Tommy Bowman |

Assists(s) | Not recorded

Referee: Aaron Scragg

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | Aaron Scragg, Crewe |
FT Score | 4-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWLWW |

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1st

Division One

GK Billy George |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Albert Evans |
M Tommy Bowman |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
M Albert Wilkes |
W Jack Cowan |
W Charlie Athersmith |
F Fred Wheldon |
F George Johnson |
F Jack Devey |

Match Timeline

[Exact timings not recorded]
Goal, 1-0, Fred Wheldon
Goal, 2-0, Charlie Athersmith
Goal, 3-0, Own Goal, Taylor
HT Aston Villa 3-0 Burnley
Goal, 4-0, Tommy Bowman
FT Aston Villa 4-0 Burnley

🟩 3 Dec 1898, Villa 2-0 Sunderland, Villa Park

Scorer(s) | Jack Sharp | Jack Sharp |

Assists(s) | Not recorded

Referee: Aaron Scragg

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | Aaron Scragg, Crewe |
FT Score | 2-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWWLW |

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1st

Division One

GK Billy George |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Albert Evans |
FB Charlie Aston |
M Tommy Bowman |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Steve Smith |
W Jack Sharp |
F Fred Wheldon |
F Jack Devey |

Match Timeline

[Exact timings not recorded]
Goal, 1-0, Jack Sharp
HT Aston Villa 1-0 Sunderland
Goal, 2-0, Jack Sharp
FT Aston Villa 2-0 Sunderland

🟥 26 Nov 1898, Villa 1-3 Wednesday, Owlerton Stadium

Scorer(s) | Steve Smith |

Assists(s) | Not recorded

Referee: Aaron Scragg

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | Aaron Scragg, Crewe |
FT Score | 1-3 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WWWWL |

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1st

Division One

GK Billy George |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Albert Evans |
FB Charlie Aston |
M Tommy Bowman |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
W Steve Smith |
W Charlie Athersmith |
F Fred Wheldon |
F Jack Devey |
CF Frank Bedingfield |

Match Timeline

[Exact timings not recorded]
1’ Debut, Frank Bedingfield
21’ Goal, 0-1, (Sheffield Wednesday)
22’ Goal, 1-1, Steve Smith
Goal, 1-2, (Sheffield Wednesday)
HT Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 Aston Villa
Goal, 1-3, (Sheffield Wednesday)
79’ Game Abandoned due to poor light
FT Sheffield Wednesday 3-1 Aston Villa
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March 1899 reschedule
79’ Billy Garraty replaces Frank Bedingfield
FT Sheffield Wednesday 3-1 Aston Villa

🟥 6 Nov 1897, Villa 1-3 Preston, Deepdale

Scorer(s) | Charlie Athersmith |

Assists(s) | Not recorded

Referee: Aaron Scragg

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | Aaron Scragg, Crewe |
FT Score | 1-3 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | DWDWL |

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2nd

Division One

GK Billy George |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Albert Evans |
RB Bert Sharp |
M Fred Burton |
M Jimmy Crabtree |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Jack Sharp |
W Jack Cowan |
F Jack Devey |
F James Fisher |

Match Timeline

[Exact timings not recorded]
Goal, 0-1, (Preston North End), Bert Sharp o.g.
Goal, 0-2, (Preston North End)
Goal, 1-2, Charlie Athersmith
HT Preston North End 2-1 Aston Villa
Goal, 1-3, (Preston North End)
FT Preston North End 3-1 Aston Villa

🟩 20 Mar 1897, Villa 3-0 Liverpool, Bramall Lane

Scorer(s) | Jack Cowan | 37’ | Jack Cowan | 56’ | Charlie Athersmith | 75’ |

Assists(s) | Not recorded

Referee: Aaron Scragg

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Referee | Aaron Scragg, Crewe |
FT Score | 3-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | DWWDW

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Semi Final

FA Cup

GK Jimmy Whitehouse |
CB Jimmy Cowan |
FB Howard Spencer |
FB Albert Evans |
M Jack Reynolds |
M Jeremiah Griffiths |
W Charlie Athersmith |
W Jack Cowan |
F Jack Devey |
F Fred Wheldon |
F Johnny Campbell |

Match Timeline

[Exact timings not recorded]
37’ Goal, 1-0, Jack Cowan
HT Aston Villa 1-0 Liverpool
56’ Goal, 2-0, Jack Cowan
75’ Goal, 3-0, Charlie Athersmith
FT Aston Villa 1-0 Liverpool

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