Player #529

Appearances:

41

Starts:

38

Goals:

12

Seasons:

2

Brian Greenhalgh
Brian Greenhalgh

Source: Aston Villa Annual 1968-69

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Brian Greenhalgh
Brian Greenhalgh

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Brian Greenhalgh

Position

Forward

From

1967-68

To

1968-69

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Brian Greenhalgh

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

20
21

Division

D2
D2

Appearances

41
29
12

Starts

38
29
9

Substitute

3
0
3

Unused

1
0
1

Goals

12
12
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

Brian Arthur Greenhalgh

Birth Date

Thursday, 20 February 1947

Birth Place

Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Preston North End

From

For

Free

On

Friday, 29 September 1967

Previous Clubs

1966-67 Preston North End |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Leicester City

For

£15,000

On

February 1969

Subsequent Clubs

1969 Leicester City |
1969-71 Huddersfield Town |
1971-74 Cambridge United |
1974 AFC Bournemouth |
1974-75 Torquay United (L) |
1975-76 Watford |

Brian Greenhalgh
Brian Greenhalgh

Source: Aston Villa Annual 1968-69

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Brian Greenhalgh
Brian Greenhalgh

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Villa Career

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

1967-68 Free, 41 | 38 (3) | 12 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

Tommy Cummings |
Tommy Docherty |
Vic Crowe |

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 30 September 1967

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 30 September 1967

Middlesbrough (a), Division Two

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 7 October 1967

Final Appearance

Saturday, 7 December 1968

Charlton Athletic (h), Division Two

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 7 December 1968

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Brian Greenhalgh

Player #529 for Aston Villa, Brian Arthur Greenhalgh known as Brian Greenhalgh played as a forward for the club.

Between 1967-68 and 1968-69 Brian made 40 appearances,
and scored 12 goals.

Brian was born in Chesterfield on 20 February 1947 and he made his debut appearance for Villa on Saturday, 30 September 1967 aged 20.

Villa had signed Brian from Preston North End on a free transfer in September 1937 with Brian Godfrey also arriving. The pair together looked very promising and Brian ended his debut season with 12 in 29 games.

The following season however Greenhalgh struggled badly in a struggling side and without a goal to his name was sold to , Leicester City in February 1969 for a fee of £15,000 aged 21.

Brian had made his final appearance for Villa on Saturday, 7 December 1968.