Player #453

Appearances:

10

Starts:

10

Goals:

0

Seasons:

4

George Ashfield
George Ashfield

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

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George Ashfield
George Ashfield

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

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George Ashfield

Position

Centre Back

From

1955-56

To

1958-59

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George Ashfield

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

21
22
23
24

Division

D1
D1
D1
D1

Appearances

10
1
0
9
0

Starts

10
1
0
9
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

George Owen Ashfield

Birth Date

Saturday, 7 April 1934

Birth Place

Manchester, Greater Manchester

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Stockport County

From

For

Free

On

March 1954

Previous Clubs

1951-54 Stockport County |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Chester

For

Free

On

February 1959

Subsequent Clubs

1959 Chester |
Rhyl |

George Ashfield
George Ashfield

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

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George Ashfield
George Ashfield

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 |

1955-59 Free, 10 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

Eric Houghton |

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 21 January 1956

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 21 January 1956

Chelsea (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 18 January 1958

Luton Town (a), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 18 January 1958

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1 March 1985, Aged 50

George Ashfield

Player #453 for Aston Villa, George Ashfield, played as a centre back for the club.

George played for Villa between 1955-56 and 1957-58 making 10 appearances.

George was born in Manchester on 7 April 1934 and made his debut appearance for Villa on Saturday, 21 January 1956 aged 21.

Villa had signed George from Stockport County in March 1954.

Only in his final season with Villa did George would feature more than once - making 9 appearances in 1957-58 as Villa finished 14th and exited the FA Cup in the 3rd Round.

George had played his Villa career under manager Eric Houghton and his final game came on Saturday, 18 January 1958 aged just 23 before he moved on to Chester in February 1959.

George passed away in Chester in March 1985 aged just 50.