Nigel Sims, Aston Villa's 14.5 stone goalkeeper, transferred to Peterborough United. Began with Wolverhampton Wanderers in 1948 but owing to the brilliance of Bert williams had few opportunities and moved to Aston Villa in March 1956. Won a Cup medal in 1957 and won his only representative honours in 1958 and 1961 for the Football League against the League of Ireland. Left League soccer in 1965 to emigrate to Canada. Played in 318 League matches.