Player #196

Appearances:

174

Starts:

174

Goals:

1

Seasons:

8

George Tranter
George Tranter

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George Tranter
George Tranter

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George Tranter

Position

Midfielder

From

1906-07

To

1914-15

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George Tranter

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Seasons

Age*

20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28

Division

D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1

Appearances

174
1
1
30
21
31
39
32
10
9

Starts

174
1
1
30
21
31
39
32
10
9

Substitute

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

Goals

1
0
0
1
0
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

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George Henry Tranter

Birth Date

Wednesday, 24 February 1886

Birth Place

Quarry Bank, Brierley Hill, Dudley, Wolverhampton

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Stourbridge FC

From

For

Free

On

Unknown

Previous Clubs

Netherton Recreationalists |
Brierley Hill Alliance |
Stourbridge FC |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Retired

For

Released

On

1914

Subsequent Clubs

Retired |

George Tranter
George Tranter

Source: Football card #222 George Tranter issued by Cope Bros Ltd for Clips Cigarettes under the Noted Footballers series.

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George Tranter
George Tranter

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Villa Career

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

1907-14 Free, 174 | 1 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 13 April 1907

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 13 April 1907

Notts County (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 14 November 1908

Final Appearance

Saturday, 3 January 1914

Blackburn Rovers (a), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 3 January 1914

Honours

1909-10 League Champions |
1912-13 FA Cup Winners |

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

18 October 1958, Aged 72

George Tranter

Player #196 for Aston Villa, George Henry Tranter, known as George Tranter played as a midfielder for the club in a position then known as a right half.

George played for Villa between 1906-07 and 1913-14.

George was born in Quarry Bank, Brierley Hill, just 13 miles from Villa Park, on 24th February 1886 and made his debut for the club at the age of 21 on the 13 April 1907.

Villa had signed George from Stourbridge FC in January 1905.

George made 174 appearances for Villa over his 7 seasons.

During his time with Villa George won the 1909-10 league title making 28 appearances and the 1912-13 FA Cup where George appeared in the 5-0 4th Round game at Bradford Park Avenue.

George played his final game for Villa on 3rd January 1914 aged 27 when he badly injured his knee after which he retired from football.

George played his entire Villa career under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

George passed away on 18th October 1958 aged 72.