Jimmy Adams (footballer)

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Jimmy Adams
Personal information
Full name James Arthur Adams[1]
Date of birth (1937-08-02)2 August 1937[1]
Place of birth Stoke-on-Trent, England[1]
Date of death 30 December 2005(2005-12-30) (aged 68)[2]
Place of death Stoke-on-Trent, England
Playing position Full-back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1956–1960 Port Vale 1 (0)
Crewe Alexandra 0 (0)
Total 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

James Arthur Adams (2 August 1937 – 30 December 2005) was an English footballer who played at full-back for Port Vale and Crewe Alexandra in the 1950s.

Playing career[edit]

Adams signed for Freddie Steele's Port Vale in May 1956.[1] His only appearance for the club came in a Third Division South clash at Brentford's Griffin Park on 26 April 1958, Vale losing 4–1.[1] He was released from Vale Park by manager Norman Low in May 1960 and later played for Crewe Alexandra.[1]

Statistics[edit]

  • Sourced from Jimmy Adams 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 1957–58 Third Division South 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Total 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Kent, Jeff (1996). Port Vale Personalities. Witan Books. p. 3. ISBN 0-9529152-0-0. 
  2. ^ "Jimmy Adams". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 7 February 2016.