Frank Mann (footballer)

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Frank Mann
Personal information
Full name Frank Drury Mann
Date of birth 17 March 1891
Place of birth Nottingham, England
Date of death July 1966
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Aston Villa
1912–1923 Huddersfield Town 201 (68)
Manchester City 0 (0)
1923–1930 Manchester United 180 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Frank Mann, (17 March 1891 - July, 1966) was an English football half back. In his early days, he played for Aston Villa F.C., Huddersfield Town A.F.C. and Manchester City F.C.. In March 1923, he was sold to Manchester United F.C.. He would stay with United until 1930 when he retired from playing professionally at the age of 39, and carried on playing non-league football for a while with Mossley.

During his United career, he made 197 appearances and scored five goals. He helped them win promotion to the First Division in 1926. He played for them until the age of 39, making him one of the oldest players ever to play for the club.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Frank Mann - Manchester United Player Profile & Stats". www.mufcinfo.com.