Player #599

Appearances:

Starts:

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Goals:

Seasons:

27

26

1

8

8

5

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Gary Shelton

Midfielder

1977-78

Position

From

To

1981-82

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Gary Shelton

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Seasons

1977-78
1978-79
1979-80
1980-81
1981-82

Age*

19
20
21
22
23

Division

D1
D1
D1
D1
D1

Appearances

27
0
21
5
0
1

Starts

26
0
21
4
0
1

Substitute

1
0
0
1
0
0

Unused

8
4
4
0
0
0

Goals

8
0
8
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

Gary Shelton

Birth Date

Friday, 21 March 1958

Birth Place

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Birth Country

England

Transfer in

From

Walsall

For

£60,000

On

Sunday, 1 January 1978

Transfer Out

To

Sheffield Wednesday

For

£50,000

On

March 1982

Played Under

Ron Saunders |
Tony Barton |

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 4 February 1978

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 19 August 1978

Wolverhampton Wanderers (h), Division One

First Goal

Wednesday, 23 August 1978

Final Appearance

Tuesday, 2 February 1982

Sunderland (h), Division One

Final Squad Appearance

Tuesday, 2 February 1982

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

(5 ft 7 in) 1.7 m

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Previous Clubs

1976-78 Walsall |

Villa Youth

n/a

Villa Career

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

1978-82 Aston Villa, £60k, 26 (1) | 8 |

Loans Out

1980 Notts County, 13 Mar 1980 to 31 Mar 1980, 8 (0) |

Subsequent Clubs

1982-87 Sheffield Wednesday, £56k |
1987-89 Oxford United £169k |
1989-94 Bristol City |
1994 Rochdale (L) |
1994-99 Chester City |

Gary Shelton