Player #316

Appearances:

8

Starts:

8

Goals:

0

Seasons:

2

Billy Dinsdale
Billy Dinsdale

Source: Football card #10 Billy Dinsdale issued by John Player & Sons under the Footballers 1928 series.

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Billy Dinsdale
Billy Dinsdale

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Billy Dinsdale

Position

Centre Forward

From

1924-25

To

1925-26

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Billy Dinsdale

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Seasons

Age*

21
22

Division

D1
D1

Appearances

8
5
3

Starts

8
5
3

Substitute

0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0

Goals

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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William Arthur Dinsdale

Birth Date

Sunday, 12 July 1903

Birth Place

Darlington, County Durham

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Crook Town

From

For

Free

On

March 1925

Previous Clubs

St. Phillip’s School |
Rise Carr Juniors |
Darlington |
Darlington Railway Athletic |
Crook Town |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Lincoln City

For

Free

On

1926

Subsequent Clubs

1926-29 Lincoln City |
1929-30 Bradford Park Avenue |
1930-31 Lincoln City |
1931-32 Darlington FC |

Billy Dinsdale
Billy Dinsdale

Source: Football card #10 Billy Dinsdale issued by John Player & Sons under the Footballers 1928 series.

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Billy Dinsdale
Billy Dinsdale

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Villa Career

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

1925-26 Free, 8 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee |

First Squad Appearance

Wednesday, 1 April 1925

Debut Appearance

Wednesday, 1 April 1925

Arsenal (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 13 March 1926

Cardiff City (a), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 13 March 1926

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

(5ft 11 in) 1.80 m

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

21 April 1984, Aged 80

Billy Dinsdale

Player #316 for Aston Villa, William Arthur Dinsdale, known as Billy Dinsdale, played as a centre forward for the club.

Billy played for Villa in 1924-25 and 1925-26 making 8 appearances.

Billy was born in Darlington on 12 July 1903 and he made his debut appearance for Villa on 1 April 1925 aged 21.

Villa had signed Billy from Crook Town just a month earlier in March 1925.

Billy was used as a back up to the first team squad and made all his 8 appearances in the league with the majority - 5 - coming in his first season.

Billy would play his final game for Villa on 13 March 1926 aged 22 before moving on to Lincoln City.

Billy had played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

Although Billy’s career didn’t hit heights in the top flight his move to the Third Division North side Lincoln City saw him hit 69 goals in 92 league games over 3 seasons.

Billy passed away in his home town of Darlington on 21st April 1984 aged 80.