Joe Tate

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Joe Tate
Personal information
Full name Joseph Thomas Tate
Date of birth 4 August 1904
Place of birth Old Hill, Cradley Heath, England
Date of death 18 May 1973(1973-05-18) (aged 68)
Place of death Cradley Heath, England
Playing position Left Half
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Stourbridge Council School ? (?)
Birch Coppice Primitives ? (?)
Grainger's Lane Primitives ? (?)
Round Oak Steel Works FC
(Brierley Hill)
? (?)
Cradley Heath ? (?)
1925–1935 Aston Villa 180 (2)
Brierley Hill Alliance ? (?)
National team
1931–1932 England 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Joseph Thomas "Joe" Tate (4 August 1904 in Old Hill, Cradley Heath, England – 18 May 1973 in Cradley Heath, England) was an English footballer.



Tate played for Stourbridge Council School, Birch Coppice Primitives, Grainger's Lane Primitives, Round Oak Steel Works FC (Brierley Hill) and Cradley Heath before joining Aston Villa in April 1925. After making a total of 193 appearances, and scoring four goals for the club, he joined Brierley Hill Alliance as player-manager. His wife, Nellie Tate was a teacher at Reddall Hill Primary School, Cradley Heath.[1]


He gained a total of three caps for the England national team.[2]


  1. ^ "Tate, Joseph Thomas (Joe)". Aston Villa Player Database. Retrieved 2007-10-07. 
  2. ^ "Joe Tate". englandstats. Retrieved 2007-10-07.