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I am using Excel 2010

I have a range  A1:D10
Row 1 is titles - the names of a venue
Column A are title - a list of start times

Within the grid B2:D10 will be entered the names of teams;  each team can only appear once in the grid.

I am trying to figure out a formula where I can lookup a team name in the grid, and return the Row 1 value - venue name  (and then a comparable formula where I will lookup the return the Column A value - start time.

I found examples of Match / Index formulas, but while I can get the Match to return a value if there lookup range is a single column or row, I get N/A if my lookup range is the full grid.

Can you help?

This sounds like a job for VLOOKUP.

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