Fred Jones (footballer, born 1922)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Fred Jones (footballer born 1922))
Jump to: navigation, search
Fred Jones
Personal information
Full name Frederick Arthur Jones[1]
Date of birth (1922-10-21)21 October 1922[1]
Place of birth Stoke-on-Trent, England[1]
Date of death December 1989 (age 77)[1]
Place of death Rhuddlan, Wales[1]
Playing position Right-back
Youth career
South Liverpool
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1946–1947 Port Vale 12 (1)
Total 12 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Frederick Arthur Jones (21 October 1922 – December 1989) was an English footballer who played as a right-back for Port Vale in the Football League shortly after World War II.

Playing career[edit]

Jones played for South Liverpool, before joining Port Vale in June 1946.[1] He made twelve Third Division South appearances in the 1946–47 season, and scored one goal in a 5–3 defeat to Leyton Orient at Brisbane Road on 5 April.[1] At the end of the season manager Gordon Hodgson allowed him to leave The Old Recreation Ground.[1]


  • Sourced from Fred Jones profile at the English National Football Archive (subscription required)
Club Season Division League FA Cup Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Port Vale 1946–47 Third Division South 12 1 0 0 0 0 12 1


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h Kent, Jeff (1996). Port Vale Personalities. Witan Books. p. 156. ISBN 0-9529152-0-0.