Player #210

Appearances:

18

Starts:

18

Goals:

0

Seasons:

3

Arthur Layton
Arthur Layton

Source: Football card #7 Arthur Layton issued by the Amalgamated Press for Lot-o-Fun comic under the Sports Champions series, 1922.

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Arthur Layton
Arthur Layton

Source: Football card #7 Arthur Layton issued by the Amalgamated Press for Lot-o-Fun comic under the Sports Champions series, 1922.

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Arthur Layton

Position

Right Back

From

1908-09

To

1910-11

IMAGE CREDIT

Arthur Layton

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

23
24
25

Division

D1
D1
D1

Appearances

18
10
5
3

Starts

18
10
5
3

Substitute

0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0

Goals

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

FULL SEASON BREAKDOWN

Arthur Edmund David Layton

Birth Date

Saturday, 7 February 1885

Birth Place

Gornal, Staffordshire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Rotherham Town

From

For

Free

On

January 1908

Previous Clubs

Royston United |
South Kirby |
Rotherham Town |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Middlesbrough

For

Free

On

1911

Subsequent Clubs

Middlesbrough |

Arthur Layton
Arthur Layton

Source: Football card #7 Arthur Layton issued by the Amalgamated Press for Lot-o-Fun comic under the Sports Champions series, 1922.

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Arthur Layton
Arthur Layton

Source: Football card #7 Arthur Layton issued by the Amalgamated Press for Lot-o-Fun comic under the Sports Champions series, 1922.

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Villa Career

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

1908-11 Aston Villa, Free, 18 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 19 December 1908

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 19 December 1908

Manchester City (a), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 11 March 1911

Bristol City (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 11 March 1911

Honours

1909-10 League Champions |

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1959, Aged 74

Arthur Layton

Player #210 for Aston Villa, Arthur Edmund David Layton, played as a right back for the club. Arthur played for Villa between 1908-09 and 1910-11 making 18 appearances.

Arthur was born in Gornal, just 13 miles from Villa Park, on 7th February 1885 and made his debut appearance for Villa at the age of 23 on the 19th December 1908.

Villa had signed Arthur from Rotherham Town along with Ben Jones in January 1908 and during his time with Villa won the 1909-10 League title making 4 appearances during the campaign.

Arthur followed up the league success with 2nd place and in his time with Villa never finished below 7th in the table.

Arthur moved on to Middlesbrough after his final appearance for Villa on 11 March 1911.

Arthur played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

Arthur passed away in Durham in 1959 aged 74.