Billy is the last Villa player in the line leaving the pavilion.
It has only recently hit the sporting news that Jack Grealish has a rich footballing ancestry in the the form of the legendary Aston Villa, England, WBA, Leicester Fosse and Lincoln City player. In the photo below you will see on the left Billy Garraty’s Daughter Lillian Jones (nee Garraty)[…]
In 1905 Billy Garraty played a key part, with a “Man of the Match” performance in Aston Villa beating Newcastle in the FA Cup Final played at Crystal Palace. 110 years later Billy’s Great, Great Grandson Jack Grealish may well have the opportunity to emulate the feat by helping Aston[…]
244 Billy Walker, 242 Harry Hampton, 186 John Devey, 170 Eric Houghton, 167 Pongo Waring, 144 Johnny Dixon, 120 Peter McParland, 111 Billy Garraty 100 Dai Astley, 100 Len Capewell.