Player #120

Appearances:

17

Starts:

17

Goals:

5

Seasons:

1

James Fisher
James Fisher

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

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James Fisher
James Fisher

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James Fisher

Position

Forward

From

1897-98

To

1897-98

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James Fisher

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

20

Division

D1

Appearances

17
17

Starts

17
17

Substitute

0
0

Unused

0
0

Goals

5
5

*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

James Albert Fisher

Birth Date

Saturday, 23 December 1876

Birth Place

Denny, Falkirk

Birth Country

Scotland

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

St. Bernard's FC

From

For

Free

On

Unknown

Previous Clubs

Vale of Forth |
King’s Park |
East Stirling |
St. Bernard’s FC |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Glasgow Celtic

For

Free

On

1898

Subsequent Clubs

Glasgow Celtic |
Manchester United |

James Fisher
James Fisher

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

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James Fisher
James Fisher

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 |

1897-98 Aston Villa, Free, 17 | 5 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Wednesday, 1 September 1897

Debut Appearance

Wednesday, 1 September 1897

Sheffield Wednesday (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 4 September 1897

Final Appearance

Saturday, 30 April 1898

Nottingham Forest (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 30 April 1898

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

4 December 1937, Aged 61

James Fisher

Player #120 for Aston Villa, James Albert Fisher, played as a forward for the club.

James made 18 appearances for Villa during the 1897-98 season..

James was born in Denny, Falkirk, Scotland on 23rd December 1876 and made his debut for the club as a 20 year old on 1st September 1897.

Villa had signed James from St. Bernard’s FC with all his 18 appearances coming in the league as Villa went in to finish 6th.

James made his final appearance for Villa on 30th April 1898 in the final league game of the season - a 2-0 win over Nottingham Forest at Villa Park.

James had played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

James subsequently moved on to Celtic.

James passed away on 4th December 1937 aged 60.