Tommy Williams (footballer, born 1957)

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Tommy Williams
Personal information
Full name Thomas Edward Williams
Date of birth (1957-12-18) 18 December 1957 (age 59)
Place of birth Winchburgh, Scotland
Playing position Defender
Youth career
1972–1974 Leicester Beavers
1974–1975 Leicester City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1986 Leicester City 241 (10)
1986–1988 Birmingham City 62 (1)
1988–1991 Grimsby Town 20 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Thomas Edward Williams (born 18 December 1957) is a Scottish former professional footballer born in Winchburgh, West Lothian, who played as a defender. He made more than 300 appearances in the Football League playing for Leicester City, Birmingham City and Grimsby Town. During a twelve-year career with Leicester City, he helped the club to win the championship of the Football League Second Division in the 1979–80 season.


  • Matthews, Tony (1995). Birmingham City: A Complete Record. Derby: Breedon Books. p. 135. ISBN 978-1-85983-010-9. 
  • "Tommy Williams". Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database. Neil Brown. Retrieved 6 September 2015.