Player #296

Appearances:

12

Starts:

12

Goals:

2

Seasons:

2

John Roxborough
John Roxborough

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

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John Roxborough
John Roxborough

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John Roxborough

Position

Forward

From

1922-23

To

1923-24

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John Roxborough

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

20
21

Division

D1
D1

Appearances

12
12
0

Starts

12
12
0

Substitute

0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0

Goals

2
2
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

John Alexander Roxburgh

Birth Date

Sunday, 10 November 1901

Birth Place

Granton, Edinburgh

Birth Country

Scotland

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Leicester City

From

For

Free

On

October 1922

Previous Clubs

Edinburgh Emmett |
Rugby Town |
Leicester City |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Stoke

For

Free

On

February 1924

Subsequent Clubs

Stoke |

John Roxborough
John Roxborough

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

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John Roxborough
John Roxborough

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 |

1923-24 Aston Villa, Free, 12 | 2 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee |

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 10 February 1923

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 10 February 1923

Manchester City (a), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 17 February 1923

Final Appearance

Saturday, 5 May 1923

Sunderland (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 5 May 1923

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1965, Aged 64

John Roxborough

Player #296 for Aston Villa, John Alexander Roxburgh, played as a forward for the club.

John played for Villa in 1922-23 making 12 appearances and scoring twice.

John was born in Granton, Edinburgh on 10 November 1901 and he made his debut appearance for Villa on 10 February 1923 aged 21.

Villa had signed John from Leicester City in October 1922 and despite a relatively decent scoring return in his short time with the team, he was to move on to Stoke in February 1924 without adding to his appearances in the 1922-23 season.

John had played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

John passed away in 1965 aged 64.