Jimmy Brown

Date of birth03 October 1953
Place of birthBothwell
NationalityScottish
PositionMidfielder

When he made his debut at Bolton Wanderers at Burnden Park on 17 September 1969, Jimmy became Aston Villa's youngest-ever player at 15 years and 349 days.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Aston Villa 01 Oct 1970 01 Oct 1975
Preston North End 01 Oct 1975 01 Feb 1980

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1969-70 Aston Villa FA Cup 1
1969-70 Aston Villa League Division Two 6
1970-71 Aston Villa FA Cup 1
1970-71 Aston Villa League Cup 4
1970-71 Aston Villa League Division Three 9
1971-72 Aston Villa League Division Three 8
1
1972-73 Aston Villa FA Cup 1
1972-73 Aston Villa League Division Two 17
1
1973-74 Aston Villa FA Cup 1
1973-74 Aston Villa League Cup 1
1973-74 Aston Villa League Division Two 24
1974-75 Aston Villa League Cup 3
1974-75 Aston Villa League Division Two 8
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
17 Sep 1969 Bolton Wanderers v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division Two
20 Sep 1969 Aston Villa v Hull City W 3-2 League Division Two
27 Sep 1969 Portsmouth v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division Two
19 Nov 1969 Aston Villa v Bolton Wanderers W 3-0 League Division Two
22 Nov 1969 Sheffield United v Aston Villa L 5-0 League Division Two
12 Jan 1970 Charlton Athletic v Aston Villa L 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
17 Jan 1970 Aston Villa v Portsmouth L 3-5 League Division Two
09 Sep 1970 Aston Villa v Burnley W 2-0 League Cup 2nd round
12 Sep 1970 Barnsley v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division Three
19 Sep 1970 Aston Villa v Preston North End W 2-0 League Division Three
23 Sep 1970 Aston Villa v Gillingham W 2-1 League Division Three
26 Sep 1970 Wrexham v Aston Villa W 2-3 League Division Three
30 Sep 1970 Aston Villa v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League Division Three
13 Oct 1970 Aston Villa v Northampton Town W 3-0 League Cup 3rd round replay
17 Oct 1970 Aston Villa v Chesterfield D 0-0 League Division Three
19 Oct 1970 Port Vale v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division Three
17 Nov 1970 Bristol Rovers v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Cup Quarter-final
21 Nov 1970 Torquay United v Aston Villa L 3-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
25 Nov 1970 Aston Villa v Bristol Rovers W 1-0 League Cup Quarter-final replay
28 Nov 1970 Fulham v Aston Villa W 0-2 League Division Three
23 Jan 1971 Rotherham United v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division Three
27 Nov 1971 Oldham Athletic v Aston Villa W 0-6 League Division Three
04 Dec 1971 Aston Villa v Bradford City W 3-0 League Division Three
18 Dec 1971 Aston Villa v Bolton Wanderers W 3-2 League Division Three
27 Dec 1971 Swansea City v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division Three
01 Jan 1972 Aston Villa v Halifax Town W 1-0 League Division Three
28 Jan 1972 Tranmere Rovers v Aston Villa W 0-1 League Division Three
05 Feb 1972 Aston Villa v York City W 1-0 League Division Three
12 Feb 1972 Aston Villa v AFC Bournemouth W 2-1 League Division Three
19 Feb 1972 Blackburn Rovers v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division Three
13 Jan 1973 Everton v Aston Villa L 3-2 FA Cup 3rd round
20 Jan 1973 Brighton and Hove Albion v Aston Villa W 1-3 League Division Two
27 Jan 1973 Aston Villa v Cardiff City W 2-0 League Division Two
10 Feb 1973 Swindon Town v Aston Villa W 1-3 League Division Two
17 Feb 1973 Aston Villa v Preston North End D 1-1 League Division Two
24 Feb 1973 Orient v Aston Villa L 4-0 League Division Two
03 Mar 1973 Aston Villa v Fulham L 2-3 League Division Two
10 Mar 1973 Queens Park Rangers v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division Two
17 Mar 1973 Aston Villa v Portsmouth W 2-0 League Division Two
24 Mar 1973 Middlesbrough v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division Two
27 Mar 1973 Bristol City v Aston Villa L 3-0 League Division Two
31 Mar 1973 Aston Villa v Oxford United W 2-1 League Division Two
07 Apr 1973 Hull City v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division Two
14 Apr 1973 Aston Villa v Bristol City W 1-0 League Division Two
21 Apr 1973 Luton Town v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division Two
23 Apr 1973 Millwall v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division Two
24 Apr 1973 Aston Villa v Sheffield Wednesday W 2-1 League Division Two
28 Apr 1973 Carlisle United v Aston Villa D 2-2 League Division Two
25 Aug 1973 Aston Villa v Preston North End W 2-0 League Division Two
01 Sep 1973 Millwall v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division Two
08 Sep 1973 Aston Villa v Oxford United W 2-0 League Division Two
11 Sep 1973 Crystal Palace v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division Two
15 Sep 1973 Middlesbrough v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division Two
19 Sep 1973 Aston Villa v Fulham D 1-1 League Division Two
22 Sep 1973 Aston Villa v Orient D 2-2 League Division Two
29 Sep 1973 Notts County v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division Two
02 Oct 1973 Fulham v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division Two
06 Oct 1973 Aston Villa v Cardiff City W 5-0 League Division Two
09 Oct 1973 York City v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Cup 2nd round
13 Oct 1973 Bolton Wanderers v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division Two
20 Oct 1973 Aston Villa v Bristol City D 2-2 League Division Two
23 Oct 1973 Aston Villa v Crystal Palace W 2-1 League Division Two
27 Oct 1973 Nottingham Forest v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division Two
03 Nov 1973 Aston Villa v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 League Division Two
10 Nov 1973 Portsmouth v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division Two
17 Nov 1973 Aston Villa v Hull City D 1-1 League Division Two
24 Nov 1973 Swindon Town v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division Two
08 Dec 1973 Sunderland v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division Two
15 Dec 1973 Luton Town v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division Two
22 Dec 1973 Aston Villa v Notts County D 1-1 League Division Two
01 Jan 1974 Aston Villa v Millwall D 0-0 League Division Two
05 Jan 1974 Aston Villa v Chester W 3-1 FA Cup 3rd round
02 Feb 1974 Aston Villa v Luton Town L 0-1 League Division Two
03 May 1974 Orient v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division Two
24 Aug 1974 Aston Villa v Norwich City D 1-1 League Division Two
31 Aug 1974 Bolton Wanderers v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division Two
12 Nov 1974 Hartlepool United v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Cup 4th round
16 Nov 1974 Manchester United v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division Two
23 Nov 1974 Aston Villa v Portsmouth W 2-0 League Division Two
25 Nov 1974 Aston Villa v Hartlepools United W 6-1 League Cup 4th round replay
29 Nov 1974 Aston Villa v Oxford United D 0-0 League Division Two
03 Dec 1974 Colchester United v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Cup Quarter-final
07 Dec 1974 Bristol City v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division Two
14 Dec 1974 Aston Villa v York City W 4-0 League Division Two
21 Dec 1974 West Bromwich Albion v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division Two
26 Dec 1974 Aston Villa v Bristol Rovers W 1-0 League Division Two
28 Dec 1974 Cardiff City v Aston Villa L 3-1 League Division Two


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.