Player #253

Appearances:

1

Starts:

1

Goals:

0

Seasons:

1

Herby Smart
Herby Smart

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

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Herby Smart
Herby Smart

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Herby Smart

Position

Forward

From

1913-14

To

1913-14

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Herby Smart

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

21

Division

D1

Appearances

1
1

Starts

1
1

Substitute

0
0

Unused

0
0

Goals

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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Herbert Horace Smart

Birth Date

Sunday, 24 April 1892

Birth Place

Smethwick, West Midlands

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Bilston United

From

For

Free

On

Unknown

Previous Clubs

Bilston United |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Wolverhampton Wanderers

For

Free

On

1914

Subsequent Clubs

Wolverhampton Wanderers |

Herby Smart
Herby Smart

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

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Herby Smart
Herby Smart

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 |

1914 Aston Villa, Free, 1 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 4 April 1914

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 4 April 1914

Newcastle United (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 4 April 1914

Newcastle United (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 4 April 1914

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1951, Aged 59

Herby Smart

Player #253 for Aston Villa, Herbert Horace Smart, known as Herby Smart, played as a forward for the club.

Herby played for Villa in 1913-14 making just a single appearance.

Herby was born in Smethwick, less than 5 miles from Villa Park, on 24th April 1892 and he made his sole appearance for Villa on the 4th April 1914 aged 21.

Villa had signed Herby from Bilston United and he subsequently moved on to Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Herby had played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

Herby passed away in Birmingham in 1951 aged 59.