FA Cup matches

Aston Villa v Preston North End 1-3 (FA Cup: January 7, 1888)


January 7, 1888
Match: FA Cup, Fifth Round, at Perry Barr (Birmingham).
Aston Villa – Preston North End 1-3 (1-1).
Attendance: 26,000; gate receipts: £1,000.
Referee: Mr. John Clegg (Sheffield FA); Umpires: Messrs. C.J. Hughes (Cheshire) and M.P. Betts (Old Harrovians).
Aston Villa (2-3-5): Jimmy Warner, Frank Coulton, Gershom Cox, Harry Yates, Frank Dawson, Jack Burton, Albert Brown, Tom Green, Archie Hunter, Albert Allen, Dennis Hodgetts.
Preston North End (2-3-5): J. Ferguson, Bob Haworth, Nick Ross (C), Sandy Robertson, Dave Russell, Jack Graham, John Gordon, Jimmy Ross, John Goodall, Fred Dewhurst, George Drummond.
The goals: 1-0 Hunter (13 min.), 1-1 Goodall, 1-2 J. Ross, 1-3 Goodall.

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