Player #157

Appearances:

42

Starts:

42

Goals:

0

Seasons:

3

George Shutt
George Shutt

Source: 1901-02 Aston Villa Team Portrait.

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George Shutt
George Shutt

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George Shutt

Position

Full Back

From

1901-02

To

1903-04

IMAGE CREDIT

George Shutt

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

26
27
28

Division

D1
D1
D1

Appearances

42
26
15
1

Starts

42
26
15
1

Substitute

0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0

Goals

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 Hartley Shutt

Birth Date

Sunday, 18 July 1875

Birth Place

Burnley, Lancashire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Millwall

From

For

Free

On

Unknown

Previous Clubs

Brierfield FC |
Nelson FC |
Bolton Wanderers |
Swindon Town |
Notts Rangers |
Millwall Athletic |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Hucknall Town

For

Released

On

May 1904

Subsequent Clubs

Hucknall Town |

George Shutt
George Shutt

Source: 1901-02 Aston Villa Team Portrait.

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George Shutt
George Shutt

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Villa Career

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

1901-04 Aston Villa, Free, 42 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 5 October 1901

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 5 October 1901

Sunderland (a), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 10 October 1903

Derby County (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 10 October 1903

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1 October 1950, Aged 75

George Shutt

Player #157 for Aston Villa, George Hartley Shutt, known as George Shutt played as a full back for the club.

George played for Villa between 1901-02 and 1903-04 making 42 appearances.

George was born in Burnley on 18th July 1875 and made his first appearance for the club as a 26 year old on 5th October 1901.

Villa had signed George from Millwall Athletic and made his most significant contribution in the 1901-02 season with 24 league appearances.

George followed that with 15 starts in the 1902-03 campaign.

Although not a regular with the Villa over the longer term, George was described as an “intelligent, sure-tackling defender” and went on to qualify as one of the youngest referees on the League list.

George played his last game for Villa on 10th October 1903 and moved on to Hucknall Town in May 1904.

George had played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

George passed away in Brierfield, Lancashire in October 1950 aged 75.