Player #437

Appearances:

41

Starts:

41

Goals:

0

Seasons:

4

Dennis Parsons
Dennis Parsons

Source: Football card #1 Dennis Parsons issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1950s Football Stars In Action series, seventh series.

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Dennis Parsons
Dennis Parsons

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Dennis Parsons

Position

Goalkeeper

From

1952-53

To

1955-56

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Dennis Parsons

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

27
28
29
30

Division

D1
D1
D1
D1

Appearances

41
25
9
7
0

Starts

41
25
9
7
0

Substitute

0
0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0
0

Goals

0
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

Dennis Ronald Parsons

Birth Date

Friday, 29 May 1925

Birth Place

Birmingham, West Midlands

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Hereford United

From

For

Free

On

September 1952

Previous Clubs

BSA Cycle Works |
Wolverhampton Wanderers |
Hereford United |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Kidderminster Harriers

For

Free

On

August 1956

Subsequent Clubs

Kidderminster Harriers |

Dennis Parsons
Dennis Parsons

Source: Football card #1 Dennis Parsons issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1950s Football Stars In Action series, seventh series.

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Dennis Parsons
Dennis Parsons

Source: Football card #1 Dennis Parsons issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1950s Football Stars In Action series, seventh series.

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Villa Career

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

1952-56 Free, 41 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Martin |
Eric Houghton |

First Squad Appearance

Friday, 26 December 1952

Debut Appearance

Friday, 26 December 1952

Charlton Athletic (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 18 September 1954

Charlton Athletic (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 18 September 1954

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

27 May 1980, Aged 55

Dennis Parsons

Player #437 for Aston Villa, Dennis Ronald Parsons, known as Dennis Parsons, played as a goalkeeper for the club.

Dennis played for Villa between 1952-53 and 1954-55 making 41 appearances.

Dennis was born in Birmingham, just 3 miles from Villa Park, on 29 May 1925 and made his debut appearance for Villa on Saturday, 28 November 1953 at the age of 29.

Villa had signed Dennis from Wolverhampton Wanderers in September 1952.

Dennis was the 52nd custodian of the Villa goal in League and Cup football.

Across his 41 games for Villa, Dennis conceded 65 goals at a ratio of 1.59 goals per game whilst keeping 10 clean sheets.

Dennis played his final game for Villa on Saturday, 18 September 1954 aged 29 after 2 seasons with the club before moving on to Kidderminster Harriers in September 1956.

Dennis had played under Villa managers George Martin and Eric Houghton.

Dennis passed away in Solihull on 27 May 1980 aged 55.