Player #224

Appearances:

2

Starts:

2

Goals:

0

Seasons:

1

Les Askew
Les Askew

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

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Les Askew
Les Askew

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Les Askew

Position

Midfielder

From

1911-12

To

1911-12

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Les Askew

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

25

Division

D1

Appearances

2
2

Starts

2
2

Substitute

0
0

Unused

0
0

Goals

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

Leslie Walter Askew

Birth Date

Friday, 1 January 1886

Birth Place

Marylebone, London

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Norwich City

From

For

Free

On

August 1910

Previous Clubs

Xylonite FC |
Tottenham Gothic Works FC |
Chadwell Heath FC |
Finchley FC |
Southend United |
Norwich City |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

West Ham United

For

Free

On

May 1912

Subsequent Clubs

West Ham United |

Les Askew
Les Askew

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

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Les Askew
Les Askew

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 |

1911-12 Aston Villa, Free, 2 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 2 September 1911

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 2 September 1911

Bradford City (a), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Monday, 1 January 1912

Bolton Wanderers (a), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Monday, 1 January 1912

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1955, Aged 69

Les Askew

Player #224 for Aston Villa, Leslie Walter Askew, known as Les Askew played as a midfielder for the club in the position then known as a half back.

Les played for Villa in the 1911-12 season making 2 appearances.

Les was born in Marylebone, London in 1886 and made his debut appearance for Villa at the age of 25 on the 2nd September 1911.

Villa had signed Les from Norwich City in August 1910.

Les’ second and final game for Villa came on 1st January 1912 and he moved on to West Ham United in May 1912.

Les played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

Les died in 1955 aged 69.