Player #97

Appearances:

25

Starts:

25

Goals:

0

Seasons:

3

Jim Elliott
Jim Elliott

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

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Jim Elliott
Jim Elliott

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Jim Elliott

Position

Full Back

From

1893-94

To

1895-96

IMAGE CREDIT

Jim Elliott

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

23
24
25

Division

D1
D1
D1

Appearances

25
16
8
1

Starts

25
16
8
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

James Alexander Ernest Elliott

Birth Date

Wednesday, 20 October 1869

Birth Place

Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Middlesbrough Ironopolis

From

For

Free

On

Unknown

Previous Clubs

Middlesbrough Ironopolis |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Retired

For

Released

On

1895

Subsequent Clubs

Retired |

Jim Elliott
Jim Elliott

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

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Jim Elliott
Jim Elliott

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 |

1893-95 Aston Villa, Free, 25 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 2 September 1893

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 2 September 1893

West Bromwich Albion (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Saturday, 26 October 1895

Small Heath (a), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 26 October 1895

Honours

1893-94 League Champions |
1894-95 FA Cup Winners |
1895-96 League Champions |

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1 July 1899, Aged 29

Jim Elliott

Player #97 for Aston Villa, James Alexander Ernest Elliott, known as Jim Elliott played as a full back for the club.

Jim represented Villa between 1893-94 and 1895-96 making a total of 25 appearances.

Jim was born in Middlesbrough on 20th October 1869 and made his debut as a 23 year old on 2nd September 1893.

Villa had signed Jim from Middlesbrough Ironopolis and he went on to help Villa secure 2 League Championships in 1893-94 and 1895-96 as well as winning the FA Cup in 1894-95).

Although Jim wasn’t a regular starter for Villa although he contributed 13 league appearances across the 2 title winning seasons and 2 FA Cup appearances in the victorious 1894-95 campaign.

Jim’s final game for Villa came on 26th October 1895 at the age of 26 after which Jim retired from football through ill health.

Jim played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

Jim passed away in Middlesbrough in July 1899 aged just 29.