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 (age 77)[1]
Place of birth Stoke-on-Trent, England[1]
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.

† Appearances (Goals).

James Arthur "Jimmy" Adams (born 2 August 1937) 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]


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


  1. ^ a b c d e f Kent, Jeff (1996). Port Vale Personalities. Witan Books. p. 3. ISBN 0-9529152-0-0.