Player #474

Appearances:

24

Starts:

24

Goals:

3

Seasons:

2

Jimmy Adam
Jimmy Adam

Source: Football card #13 Jimmy Adam issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1950s Footballers series, fifth series.

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Jimmy Adam
Jimmy Adam

Source: Football card #13 Jimmy Adam issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1950s Footballers series, fifth series.

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Jimmy Adam

Position

Winger

From

1959-60

To

1960-61

IMAGE CREDIT

Jimmy Adam

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

28
29

Division

D2
D1

Appearances

24
21
3

Starts

24
21
3

Substitute

0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0

Goals

3
3
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 Adam

Birth Date

Wednesday, 13 May 1931

Birth Place

Glasgow

Birth Country

Scotland

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Luton Town

From

For

Free

On

August 1959

Previous Clubs

Blantyre Celtic |
1950-51 Aldershot |
1951-53 Spennymoor United |
1953-59 Luton Town |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Stoke CIty

For

Free

On

July 1961

Subsequent Clubs

1961-62 Stoke City |
1962-64 Falkirk |
1964 South Melbourne FC |

Jimmy Adam
Jimmy Adam

Source: Football card #13 Jimmy Adam issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1950s Footballers series, fifth series.

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Jimmy Adam
Jimmy Adam

Source: Football card #13 Jimmy Adam issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1950s Footballers series, fifth series.

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Villa Career

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

1959-61 Aston Villa, Free, 24 | 3 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

Joe Mercer |

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 22 August 1959

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 22 August 1959

Brighton & Hove Albion (a), Division Two

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 5 December 1959

Final Appearance

Saturday, 4 February 1961

Manchester United (a), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 4 February 1961

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Jimmy Adam

Player #474 for Aston Villa, James Adam, known as Jimmy Adam, played as a winger for the club in the outside left position.

Jimmy played for Villa in 1959-60 and 1960-61 making 24 appearances and scoring 3 goals.

Jimmy was born in Glasgow, Scotland on 13 May 1931 and made his debut appearance for Villa on Saturday, 22 August 1959 aged 28.

Villa had signed Jimmy from Luton Town earlier in August 1959 and he went on to make 21 appearances, scoring 3 times, as Villa took the Second Division Championship and won promotion back to Division One at the first attempt.

Jimmy played his final game for Villa on Saturday, 4 February 1961 aged 31 before moving on to Stoke City in July 1961.

Jimmy had played under manager Joe Mercer.