Player #442

Appearances:

4

Starts:

4

Goals:

0

Seasons:

4

Mike Pinner
Mike Pinner

Source: Football card #22 Mike Pinner issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1960s Footballers series, third series.

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Mike Pinner
Mike Pinner

Source: Football card #22 Mike Pinner issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1960s Footballers series, third series.

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Mike Pinner

Position

Goalkeeper

From

1954-55

To

1957-58

IMAGE CREDIT

Mike Pinner

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

20
21
22
23

Division

D1
D1
D1
D1

Appearances

4
1
1
2
0

Starts

4
1
1
2
0

Substitute

0
0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0
0

Goals

0
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

Michael John Pinner

Birth Date

Friday, 16 February 1934

Birth Place

Boston, Lincolnshire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Pegasus AFC

From

For

Free

On

May 1954

Previous Clubs

Boston Grammar School |
Wyberton Rangers |
Notts County |
Cambridge University AFC |
Hendon FC |
Pegasus AFC |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Arsenal

For

Free

On

October 1957

Subsequent Clubs

1957 Arsenal |
1957-59 Sheffield Wednesday |
1959 Corinthian Casuals |
1959-61 Queens Park Rangers |
1961 Manchester United |
1961-62 Chelsea |
1962 Hendon FC |
1962 Swansea City |
1962 Hendon FC |
1962-65 Leyton Orient |
Lisburn Distillery |

Mike Pinner
Mike Pinner

Source: Football card #22 Mike Pinner issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1960s Footballers series, third series.

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Mike Pinner
Mike Pinner

Source: Football card #22 Mike Pinner issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1960s Footballers series, third series.

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Villa Career

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

1954-57 Aston Villa, Free, 4 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

Eric Houghton |

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 25 September 1954

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 25 September 1954

Bolton Wanderers (a), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Tuesday, 23 April 1957

Wolverhampton Wanderers (a), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Tuesday, 23 April 1957

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

5 ft 11 1⁄2 in (1.82 m)

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Mike Pinner

Player #442 for Aston Villa, Michael John Pinner, known as Mike Pinner, played as a goalkeeper for the club.

Mike played for Villa between 1954-55 and 1956-57 making 4 appearances.

Mike was born in Boston, Lincolnshire on 16 February 1934 and made his debut appearance for Villa on Saturday, 25 September 1954 aged 20.

Villa had signed Mike from Pegasus AFC in May 1954 but he was only to be used as a back up ‘keeper during his time with Villa.

Mike was the 53rd custodian of the Villa goal in League & Cup football.

Across his 4 games for the club, Mike conceded 9 goals at a rate of 2.25 goals per game.

Mike did however play in the Olympic Games in 1956 during his time with Villa - a feat he would repeat in 1960 after his departure from the club.

Mike played his final game for Villa on Tuesday, 23 April 1957 aged 23 before moving on to Arsenal in December 1957 and a nomadic career thereafter followed.

Mike had played under Villa manager Eric Houghton.