Player #171

Appearances:

214

Starts:

214

Goals:

61

Seasons:

15

Albert Hall
Albert Hall

Source: Football card #8 Albert Hall issued by Taddy & Co for Grapnel and Imperial cigarettes under the Prominent Footballers series, first series, 1907.

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Albert Hall
Albert Hall

Source: Football card #8 Albert Hall issued by Taddy & Co for Grapnel and Imperial cigarettes under the Prominent Footballers series, first series, 1907.

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Albert Hall

Position

Winger

From

1903-04

To

1922-23

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Albert Hall

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
32
37
38
39
40

Division

D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1

Appearances

214
11
28
34
27
40
23
27
4
1
16
3
0
0
0
0
0

Starts

214
11
28
34
27
40
23
27
4
1
16
3
0
0
0
0
0

Substitute

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

Goals

61
6
8
8
12
15
1
7
0
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0

*Age on opening day of the season

FAC: FA Cup; FL: Football League; D1: Division 1; D2: Division 2; D3: Division 3; PL: Premier League; CH: Championship

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Albert Edward Hall

Birth Date

Saturday, 21 January 1882

Birth Place

Wordsley Village, Stourbridge, Worcestershire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Stourbridge FC

From

For

Free

On

July 1903

Previous Clubs

Amblecote Council School |
Brierley Hill Wanderers |
Wall Heath FC |
Stourbridge FC |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Millwall

For

£1,500

On

December 1922

Subsequent Clubs

Millwall |

Albert Hall
Albert Hall

Source: Football card #8 Albert Hall issued by Taddy & Co for Grapnel and Imperial cigarettes under the Prominent Footballers series, first series, 1907.

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Albert Hall
Albert Hall

Source: Football card #8 Albert Hall issued by Taddy & Co for Grapnel and Imperial cigarettes under the Prominent Footballers series, first series, 1907.

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Villa Career

Seasons Active, Fee, Starts (Sub) | Goals |

1903-22 Aston Villa, Free, 214 | 61 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 19 December 1903

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 19 December 1903

Nottingham Forest (a), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 19 December 1903

Final Appearance

Saturday, 15 November 1913

Burnley (a), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 15 November 1913

Honours

1904-05 FA Cup Winners |
1909-10 League Champions |
1912-13 FA Cup Winners |

Height

Foot

International Team

England

Died

17 October 1957, Aged 75

Albert Hall

Player #171 for Aston Villa, Albert Edward Hall, known as Albert Hall played as an outside left for the club.

Albert played for Villa between 1903-04 and 1913-14 making 214 appearances over his 11 seasons with the club.

Albert was born in Stourbridge on 21st January 1882 and made his first appearance for the club as a 21 year old on 19th December 1903.

Villa had signed Albert from Stourbridge FC and during his time with Villa won the FA Cup in 1904-05 having been an ever present including the final hosted at Crystal Palace, London which saw Villa vanquish Newcastle United 2-0 in front of a crowd of 101,117.

Albert also played for Villa 25 times in the 1909-10 title winning season whilst achieving a further 7 top five finishes including 4 runners up finishes in his 11 seasons.

Albert however wouldn’t feature for Villa in their 1912-13 run to more FA Cup glory.

Albert’s final game for Villa came on 15th November 1913 at the age of 31 after which he was sold to Millwall for a then club record of £1,500.

Albert had played his entire Villa career under the George Ramsey led Management Committee.

As with many players of his era, Albert’s career was interrupted by WWI during which he was badly gassed as he served with the 5th South Staffordshire Regiment.

Albert passed away in Stourbridge on 17th October 1957 aged 75.