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Jimmy Harrop

Aston Villa FC




Full name Jem Harrop
Born 5 February 1884 in Heeley, Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire [registered as Jem in Ecclesall Bierlow, March 1884]
Married to Clara Sweet [registered as Jem in Ecclesall Bierlow, June 1909]
Died 25 May 1954 at The City Hospital, Sheffield, aged 70 years [registered as Jem in Sheffield, June 1954]. Living at 13 Hope Road, Edale
Height/Weight not known



Club Career

Club(s) Began his football career with Ranmoor Wesleyans FC in 1900, he was noted by his local professional club Wednesday FC in 1903, joined Denaby United FC in 1906, rivals Rotherham Town FC in 1907-08. Liverpool FC paid £250 for Harrop in January 1908. He made 133 league appearances, scoring four goals. He joined Aston Villa in June 1912. He returned to Wednesday FC as a wartime guest, and then joined Sheffield United  FC in 1921. Burton All Saints FC in 1922 and Buxton FC in 1923.
Club honours not known
Individual honours not known
Distinctions not known

England Career

Player number Did not appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-half
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England



Jimmy Harrop - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Capt. Disc.
2 0 0 0 0 min none none
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.


Jimmy Harrop - Match History
 Clubs: Aston Villa F.C. - 0 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 0 full capsx

Age 29
- 115 17 March 1913 - England 4 Wales 3, Ashton Gate, Bristol BC HW reserve
Age 30
- 118 16 March 1914 - Wales 0 England 2, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AW reserve