Player #53

Appearances:

5

Starts:

5

Goals:

0

Seasons:

1

Archie Wollaston
Archie Wollaston

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

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Archie Wollaston
Archie Wollaston

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

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Archie Wollaston

Position

Midfielder

From

1888-89

To

1888-89

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Archie Wollaston

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

23

Division

FL

Appearances

5
5

Starts

5
5

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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Arthur Wilbert Wollaston

Birth Date

March 1865

Birth Place

Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Stafford Road FC

From

For

Free

On

Unknown

Previous Clubs

Layton Road Council School |
Stafford Road |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Chirk FC

For

Free

On

1889

Subsequent Clubs

Chirk FC |

Archie Wollaston
Archie Wollaston

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

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Archie Wollaston
Archie Wollaston

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 |

1888-89 Aston Villa, Free, 5 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 8 December 1888

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 8 December 1888

Notts County (a), Football League

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 9 March 1889

Derby County (a), Football League

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 9 March 1889

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1 October 1933, Aged 68

Archie Wollaston

Player #53 for Aston Villa, Arthur Wilbert Wollaston known as Archie Wollaston played as a midfielder for the club in a position then known as wing half. Archie represented Villa 5 times during the 1888-89 season.

Archie was born in Shrewsbury in March 1865 and made his debut as a 23 year old on 8th December 1888.

Villa had signed Archie from Stafford Road FC.

Archie’s final game came on 9th March 1889 after which he transferred to Chirk FC.

Archie played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

Archie passed away in October 1933 in Chirk aged 68.