Player #220

Appearances:

50

Starts:

50

Goals:

11

Seasons:

3

Horace Henshall
Horace Henshall

Source: Football card #108 Horace Henshall issued by F & J Smith Ltd for Orchestra cigarettes under the Footballers series, 1914.

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Horace Henshall
Horace Henshall

Source: Football card #108 Horace Henshall issued by F & J Smith Ltd for Orchestra cigarettes under the Footballers series, 1914.

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Horace Henshall

Position

Forward

From

1910-11

To

1912-13

IMAGE CREDIT

Horace Henshall

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

23
24
25

Division

D1
D1
D1

Appearances

50
21
29
0

Starts

50
21
29
0

Substitute

0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0

Goals

11
6
5
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

Horace Vincent Henshall

Birth Date

Friday, 14 June 1889

Birth Place

Hednesford, Staffordshire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

Aston Villa Youth |

From

Transfer in

Bridgetown Amateurs

From

For

Free

On

May 1906

Previous Clubs

Bridgetown Amateurs |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Notts County

For

Free

On

November 1912

Subsequent Clubs

1912-22 Notts County |
1922-23 Sheffield Wednesday |
1923-24 Chesterfield |

Horace Henshall
Horace Henshall

Source: Football card #108 Horace Henshall issued by F & J Smith Ltd for Orchestra cigarettes under the Footballers series, 1914.

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Horace Henshall
Horace Henshall

Source: Football card #108 Horace Henshall issued by F & J Smith Ltd for Orchestra cigarettes under the Footballers series, 1914.

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Villa Career

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

1910-12 Aston Villa, Free, 50 | 11 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 10 December 1910

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 10 December 1910

Notts County (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Monday, 26 December 1910

Final Appearance

Saturday, 16 March 1912

Notts County (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 16 March 1912

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

7 December 1951, Aged 62

Horace Henshall

Player #220 for Aston Villa, Horace Vincent Henshall, played as an inside forward for the club.

Horace played for Villa between 1910-11 and 1911-12 making 50 appearances.

Horace was born in Hednesford on 14th June 1889 and made his debut appearance for Villa at the age of 21 on the 10th December 1910.

Villa had signed Horace from Bridgetown Amateurs in May 1906.

Horace had to wait to play his first senior game until December 1910 - debuting in a 3-1 win over Notts County - the club he would eventually be sold to.

After his playing career ended he also served as manager of Notts County for seven years.

During his time with Villa Horace contributed to a runners up finish in 1910-11.

Horace played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

Horace passed away in Hednesford on 7th December 1951 aged 62.