Player #185

Appearances:

48

Starts:

48

Goals:

2

Seasons:

3

Samuel Greenhalgh
Samuel Greenhalgh

Source: Football card #7 Samuel Greenhalgh issued by Taddy & Co for Grapnel and Imperial cigarettes under the Prominent Footballers series, first series, 1907.

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Samuel Greenhalgh
Samuel Greenhalgh

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Samuel Greenhalgh

Position

Midfielder

From

1905-06

To

1907-08

IMAGE CREDIT

Samuel Greenhalgh

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

23
24
25

Division

D1
D1
D1

Appearances

48
12
32
4

Starts

48
12
32
4

Substitute

0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0

Goals

2
0
1
1

*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

Samuel Greenhalgh

Birth Date

Saturday, 1 July 1882

Birth Place

Eagley, Lancashire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Bolton Wanderers

From

For

Free

On

January 1906

Previous Clubs

Birtenshaw Wesleyans |
Eagley United FC |
Turton FC |
1902-05 Bolton Wanderers |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Bolton Wanderers

For

Free

On

September 1907

Subsequent Clubs

1907-13 Bolton Wanderers |
1913 Chorley |

Samuel Greenhalgh
Samuel Greenhalgh

Source: Football card #7 Samuel Greenhalgh issued by Taddy & Co for Grapnel and Imperial cigarettes under the Prominent Footballers series, first series, 1907.

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Samuel Greenhalgh
Samuel Greenhalgh

Source: Football card #7 Samuel Greenhalgh issued by Taddy & Co for Grapnel and Imperial cigarettes under the Prominent Footballers series, first series, 1907.

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Villa Career

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

1906-07 Aston Villa, Free, 48 | 2 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 17 February 1906

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 17 February 1906

Nottingham Forest (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 15 September 1906

Final Appearance

Saturday, 21 September 1907

Birmingham (a), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 21 September 1907

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1955, Aged 73

Samuel Greenhalgh

Player #185 for Aston Villa, Samuel Greenhalgh played as a midfielder for the club in the position then known as right half.

Samuel represented Villa between 1905-06 and 1907-08.

Samuel was born in Eagley in May 1882 and made his debut for the club as a 23 year old on the 17th February 1906.

Villa had signed Samuel from Bolton Wanderers just a month earlier in January 1906.

Samuel’s biggest contribution came in his second season Villa when he appeared 30 times in the league.

In total Samuel made 48 appearances however he was soon to return to Bolton Wanderers where he played 259 times over 2 periods interrupted by his 2 years with Villa.

Samuel’s final game for Villa came on 21st September 1907.

Samuel played under the George Ramsay led Management Committee.

Samuel passed away in Bolton in 1944 aged 62.