1889–90 Aston Villa F.C. season

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Aston Villa
1889–90 season
Chairman
Manager Scotland George Ramsay[1]
Football League 8th
FA Cup Round 2

Aston Villa had a disappointing 1889–90 season, having finished second in the previous season. They started with an unbeaten opening three games including a win over champions Preston, but suffered several defeats after Christmas, winning only one of their six remaining league games. Preston's defeat to Aston Villa in the League though, was their first ever in the competition.

Results[edit]

League[edit]

The table below lists all the results of Aston Villa in the Football League for the 1889–90 season

Date[2] Team Venue Win/Draw/Lose Score
7 September 1899 Burnley Home Draw 2–2
14 September 1899 Notts County Home Draw 1–1
21 September 1899 Preston North End Home Win 5–3
28 September 1899 West Bromwich Albion Away Lost 0–3
5 October 1899 Burnley Away Won 6–2
12 October 1899 Derby County Home Won 7–1
19 October 1899 Blackburn Rovers Away Lost 0–7
26 October 1899 West Bromwich Albion Home Won 1–0
2 November 1899 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home Won 2–1
9 November 1899 Notts County Away Draw 1–1
16 November 1899 Bolton Wanderers Away Lost 0–2
23 November 1899 Everton Home Lost 1–2
30 November 1899 Accrington Away Lost 2–4
7 December 1899 Stoke City Home Won 6–1
14 December 1899 Blackburn Home Match Abandoned
21 December 1899 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away Draw 1–1
25 December 1899 Preston North End Away Lost 2–3
26 December 1899 Accrington Home Lost 1–2
28 December 1899 Derby Away Lost 0–5
4 January 1890 Everton Home Lost 1–2
25 January 1890 Bolton Home Lost 1–2
17 March 1890 Stoke Away Draw 1–1
31 March 1890 Blackburn Home Won 3–0

Overall League performance – Played 22, Won 7, Drew 5, Lost 10, Goal Average (43/51) = 0.843, Points (2 for a win) 19, Position 8th.

FA Cup[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "George Ramsey". Soccer Base. Retrieved 12 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "1889/90 results". Soccer Base. Retrieved 12 August 2012.  (Click drop down menu to choose season)