Player #225

Appearances:

8

Starts:

8

Goals:

0

Seasons:

1

Alfred Edwards
Alfred Edwards

Source: Football card Aston Villa issued by Kane Products under the Football Clubs & Colours series, 1956.

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Alfred Edwards
Alfred Edwards

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Alfred Edwards

Position

Midfielder

From

1911-12

To

1911-12

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Alfred Edwards

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

21

Division

D1

Appearances

8
8

Starts

8
8

Substitute

0
0

Unused

0
0

Goals

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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Alfred Edwards

Birth Date

Tuesday, 1 April 1890

Birth Place

Coventry, West Midlands

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Stourbridge FC

From

For

Free

On

April 1910

Previous Clubs

Lord Street FC |
Stourbridge FC |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Dudley Town

For

Free

On

August 1912

Subsequent Clubs

Dudley Town |

Alfred Edwards
Alfred Edwards

Source: Football card Aston Villa issued by Kane Products under the Football Clubs & Colours series, 1956.

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Alfred Edwards
Alfred Edwards

Source: Football card Aston Villa issued by Kane Products under the Football Clubs & Colours series, 1956.

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Villa Career

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

1911-12 Aston Villa, Free, 8 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 7 October 1911

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 7 October 1911

Sunderland (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 3 February 1912

Reading (h), FA Cup

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 3 February 1912

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1 October 1918, Aged 28

Alfred Edwards

Player #225 for Aston Villa, Alfred Edwards played as a midfielder for the club in the position then known as a half back.

Alfred played for Villa in the 1911-12 season making 8 appearances

Alfred was born in Coventry in April 1890 and made his debut appearance for Villa at the age of 21 on the 7th October 1911.

Villa had signed Alfred from Stourbridge FC in April 1910.

Alfred’s final game for Villa came on 3rd February 1912 and he moved on to Dudley Town in August 1912.

Alfred played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

Alfred was killed in action in October 1918 during WW1 aged just 28.