Player #482

Appearances:

3

Starts:

3

Goals:

0

Seasons:

2

Brian Handley
Brian Handley

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

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Brian Handley
Brian Handley

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

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Brian Handley

Position

Centre Forward

From

1959-60

To

1960-61

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Brian Handley

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

23
24

Division

D2
D1

Appearances

3
3
0

Starts

3
3
0

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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Brian Handley

Birth Date

Sunday, 21 June 1936

Birth Place

Wakefield, West Yorkshire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

Aston Villa Youth |

From

Transfer in

Goole Town

From

For

Free

On

September 1957

Previous Clubs

Goole Town |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Torquay United

For

Free

On

September 1960

Subsequent Clubs

1960-64 Torquay United |
1964-66 Bridgwater Town |
1966 Rochdale |

Brian Handley
Brian Handley

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

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Brian Handley
Brian Handley

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 |

1960 Yth, 3 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

Joe Mercer |

First Squad Appearance

Tuesday, 1 March 1960

Debut Appearance

Tuesday, 1 March 1960

Lincoln City (h), Division Two

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 2 April 1960

Charlton Athletic (a), Division Two

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 2 April 1960

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

5 March 1982, Aged 45

Brian Handley

Player #482 for Aston Villa, Brian Handley, played as a centre forward for the club.

Brian played for Villa in 1959-60 making 3 appearances.

Brian was born in Wakefield, West Yorkshire on 21 June 1936 and made his debut appearance for Villa on Tuesday, 1 March 1960 aged 23.

Villa had signed Brian from Goole Town in September 1957.

Within one month of his debut, Brian had played his final game for Villa on Saturday, 2 April 1960 before moving on to Torquay United in September 1960.

Brian played under manager Joe Mercer.

Brian passed away in Hemsworth, West Yorkshire on 5 March 1982 aged just 45.