Player #498

Appearances:

2

Starts:

2

Goals:

0

Seasons:

5

Wilson Briggs
Wilson Briggs

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

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Wilson Briggs
Wilson Briggs

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Wilson Briggs

Position

Full Back

From

1961-62

To

1966-67

IMAGE CREDIT

Wilson Briggs

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

19
20
21
22
23
24

Division

D1
D1
D1
D1
D1
D1

Appearances

2
1
1
0
0
0
0

Starts

2
1
0
0
0
0
0

Substitute

0
0
0
0
0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0
0
0
0
1

Goals

0
0
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

Wilson Waite Briggs

Birth Date

Friday, 15 May 1942

Birth Place

Gorebridge, Midlothian

Birth Country

Scotland

Villa Youth

Aston Villa Youth |

From

Transfer in

Musselburgh Welfare

From

For

Free

On

August 1959

Previous Clubs

Armiston Rangers |
Gorebridge Youths |
Musselburgh Welfare |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Falkirk

For

Free

On

July 1967

Subsequent Clubs

1968-69 Falkirk |
1969-70 East Fife |
1970-71 Raith Rovers |

Wilson Briggs
Wilson Briggs

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

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Wilson Briggs
Wilson Briggs

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 |

1962-63 Aston Villa, Free, 2 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

Joe Mercer |

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 17 March 1962

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 17 March 1962

Birmingham City (a), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Monday, 1 April 1963

Everton (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Saturday, 10 December 1966

Honours

Played for the Villa

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

February 2005, Aged 62

Wilson Briggs

Player #498 for Aston Villa, Wilson Waite Briggs played as a full back for the club.

Wilson played for Villa in 1961-62 and 1962-63 making 2 appearances.

Wilson was born in Gorebridge, Midlothian, Scotland on 15 May 1942 and made his debut appearance for Villa on Saturday, 17 March 1962 aged 19.

Villa had signed Wilson from Musselburgh Welfare in August 1959 and made one league appearance in each of his 2 seasons with Villa before moving on to Falkirk in 1967, 4 years after his final game on Monday, 1 April 1963.

Wilson had played under Villa manager Joe Mercer.

Wilson passed away in Birmingham in February 2005 aged 62.