Player #513

Appearances:

19

Starts:

18

Goals:

2

Seasons:

4

Dave Roberts
Dave Roberts

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

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Dave Roberts
Dave Roberts

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Dave Roberts

Position

Winger

From

1964-65

To

1967-68

IMAGE CREDIT

Dave Roberts

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

17
18
19
20

Division

D1
D1
D1
D2

Appearances

19
2
1
13
3

Starts

18
2
1
12
3

Substitute

1
0
0
1
0

Unused

1
0
0
1
0

Goals

2
0
0
2
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

David Roberts

Birth Date

Saturday, 21 December 1946

Birth Place

Erdington, Birmingham

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

Aston Villa Youth |

From

Transfer in

Lucas Eagle FC

From

For

Free

On

December 1963

Previous Clubs

Marsh Hill School |
Birmingham Works |
Lucas Eagle FC |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Shrewsbury Town

For

£5,000

On

March 1968

Subsequent Clubs

1968-74 Shrewsbury Town |
Swansea City |

Dave Roberts
Dave Roberts

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

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Dave Roberts
Dave Roberts

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 |

1964-68 Aston Villa, Free, 18 (1) | 2 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

Dick Taylor |
Tommy Cummings |

First Squad Appearance

Wednesday, 23 September 1964

Debut Appearance

Wednesday, 23 September 1964

Luton Town (a), League Cup

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 28 January 1967

Final Appearance

Tuesday, 27 February 1968

Bristol City (a), Division Two

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Tuesday, 27 February 1968

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Dave Roberts

Player #513 for Aston Villa, David Roberts, known as Dave Roberts, played as a winger for the club.

Dave played for Villa between 1964-65 and 1967-68 making 19 appearances and scoring twice.

Dave was born in Erdington, less than 3 miles from Villa Park, on 21 December 1946 and made his debut appearance for Villa on Wednesday, 23 September 1964 aged just 17.

Villa had signed Dave from Lucas Eagle FC in July 1963 and he signed professional forms with the club in December 1963.

In his debut season Dave made 2 appearances in the League cup.

The following season he made his league debut with a single appearance however he was to make 12 appearances for the first team as Villa inevitably succumbed to relegation to the second division in the 1967-68 season.

Dave played his final game for Villa on Tuesday, 27 February 1968 aged 21 before moving on to Shrewsbury Town in March 1968 for a fee of £5,000.

Dave had played under Villa managers Dick Taylor, and Tommy Cummings.