Player #519

Appearances:

57

Starts:

54

Goals:

5

Seasons:

3

Tony Scott
Tony Scott

Source: Football card #33 Tony Scott issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1960s Footballers series,twelfth series.

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Tony Scott
Tony Scott

Source: Football card #33 Tony Scott issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1960s Footballers series,twelfth series.

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Tony Scott

Position

Winger

From

1965-66

To

1967-68

IMAGE CREDIT

Tony Scott

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

24
25
26

Division

D1
D1
D2

Appearances

57
29
25
3

Starts

54
29
22
3

Substitute

3
0
3
0

Unused

1
0
1
0

Goals

5
2
2
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

Anthony James Ernest Scott

Birth Date

Tuesday, 1 April 1941

Birth Place

St. Neots, Cambridgeshire

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

West Ham United

From

For

£25,000

On

Friday, 1 October 1965

Previous Clubs

1959-65 West Ham United |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Torquay United

For

£5,000

On

September 1967

Subsequent Clubs

1967-70 Torquay United |
1970-72 AFC Bournemouth |
1972-74 Exeter City |

Tony Scott
Tony Scott

Source: Football card #33 Tony Scott issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1960s Footballers series,twelfth series.

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Tony Scott
Tony Scott

Source: Football card #33 Tony Scott issued by J F Sporting Collectibles, Leicester under the 1960s Footballers series,twelfth series.

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Villa Career

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

1965-67 Aston Villa, £25k, 54 (3) | 5 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

Dick Taylor |
Tommy Cummings |

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 9 October 1965

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 9 October 1965

Newcastle United (a), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Saturday, 30 October 1965

Final Appearance

Saturday, 16 September 1967

Charlton Athletic (a), Division Two

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 16 September 1967

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Tony Scott

Player #519 for Aston Villa, Anthony James Ernest Scott known as Tony Scott played as a winger for the club.

Between 1965-66 and 1967-68, Tony made 57 appearances, scoring 5 goals.

Villa had signed Tony from West Ham United for £25,000/

Tony was born in St. Neots on 1 April 1941 and he made his debut appearance for Villa on Saturday, 9 October 1965 aged 24.

Villa swooped on West Ham to bring Tony to Villa Park aged 24 with the hope of recreating his successful partnership with Phil Woosnam who Villa had signed in November 1962.

At 33 however Woosnam was coming to the end of his career and by the season end the partnership was broken.

Tony stuck around for another season before moving on to Torquay United.

Tony made his final appearance for Villa on Saturday, 16 September 1967 aged 26 before moving on to Torquay United in September 1967 for a fee of £5,000 aged 26.

Tony had played under Villa managers Dick Taylor and Tommy Cummings.