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Thomas Henry Wilkes (Tom Wilkes) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com


NOTE: In the Aston Villa database his first name is down as: “Harry Theodore”.

All articles about Tom Wilkes on PlayUpLiverpool.com.

About Tom Wilkes:

Born: June 19, 1874: Alcester (Warwickshire), England.
Passed away: February 9, 1921: Stoke-on-Trent (Staffordshire), England.

Nick name: ‘Badger’.

Position: Goalkeeper.

Height: 173 cm. (5ft. 11in.);
Weight: 80 kilos (12st. 8lb.).

Career:
Congregational Unity FC (Redditch).
Redditch Town: 1891.
Aston Villa: 1893.
* 1893-94: 0-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1894-95: 20-0 (Football League 1); 5-0 (FA Cup);
* 1895-96: 29-0 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup);
* 1896-97: 8-0 (Football League 1); 5-0 (FA Cup);
* 1897-98: 5-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
*** Stoke: Loan: 1898.
*** 1897-98: 5-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup); 4-0 (Football League TM);
* 1898-99: 4-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
Stoke: 1899.
* 1899-00: 31-0 (Football League 1); 2-0 (FA Cup);
* 1900-01: 27-0 (Football League 1); 3-0 (FA Cup);
* 1901-02: 8-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1902-03: 8-0 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup).

Merits:
Football League First Division Winner: 1895-96 (Aston Villa); 1896-97 (Aston Villa); 1898-99 (Aston Villa).
FA Cup Winner: 1894-95 (Aston Villa); 1896-97 (Aston Villa).

Image(s):
Monmouthshire Beacon: December 23, 1898.

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