League matches

Sunderland v Aston Villa 0-1 (League match: September 2, 1899)

September 2, 1899
Match: Football League, First Division, at Roker Park.
Sunderland – Aston Villa 0-1 (0-0).
Attendance: 18,000.
Referee: Mr. T. Helme; linesmen: Messrs. J.A. McGregor and W. Chard.
Sunderland (2-3-5): Ned Doig, Andy McCombie, Robert McNeil, Matt Ferguson, Sandy McAllister, William Raisbeck, James Crawford, Jim Leslie, Billy Farquhar, William Fulton, Colin McLatchie.
Aston Villa (2-3-5): Billy George, Howard Spencer, Albert Evans, Tommy Bowman, Jimmy Cowan, Jimmy Crabtree, Charles Athersmith, Jack Devey, Billy Garraty, Fred Wheldon, Steve Smith.
The goals: 0-1 Garraty (85 min.).

Jimmy Crabtree, Aston Villa (Lloyd’s Weekly News: February 3, 1895):

Charles Athersmith, Aston Villa (Lloyd’s Weekly News: November 6, 1892):

Jack Devey, Aston Villa (Lloyd’s Weekly News: March 24, 1895):


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