Player #68

Appearances:

4

Starts:

4

Goals:

1

Seasons:

4

Jim Paton
Jim Paton

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

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Jim Paton
Jim Paton

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

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Jim Paton

Position

Forward

From

1889-90

To

1892-93

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Jim Paton

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

34
35
36
37

Division

FL
FL
FL
D1

Appearances

4
1
2
0
1

Starts

4
1
2
0
1

Substitute

0
0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0
0

Goals

1
0
1
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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James Jabez Paton

Birth Date

July 1855

Birth Place

Glasgow

Birth Country

Scotland

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Vale of Leven FC

From

For

Free

On

Unknown

Previous Clubs

Vale of Leven FC |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Dundee Harp FC

For

Free

On

1892

Subsequent Clubs

Dundee Harp FC |

Jim Paton
Jim Paton

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

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Jim Paton
Jim Paton

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 |

1890-92 Aston Villa, Free, 4 | 1 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Monday, 17 March 1890

Debut Appearance

Monday, 17 March 1890

Stoke (a), Football League

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 11 October 1890

Final Appearance

Saturday, 17 September 1892

Sunderland (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 17 September 1892

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1924, Aged 79

Jim Paton

Player #68 for Aston Villa, James Jabez Paton, known as Jim Paton played as a forward for the club. Jim represented Villa in 1889-90 and 1890-91.

Jim was born in Glasgow on 1st July 1855 and made his debut as a 34 year old on 17th March 1890 making Jim the oldest ever Villa debutant.

Villa had signed Jim from Vale of Leven FC and he went on to represent the club on 4 occasions scoring once over his two seasons with the club.

Jim’s final game came as a 35 year old on 18th October 1890.

Jim played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

Jim then retuned to his native Scotland to play for Dundee Harp.

Jim passed away in his native Scotland in 1924 aged 79.