Pride of Anglia

since 1878

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Basil Acres

Basil Acres
Full Name Basil Derek John Acres
Dob 27-11-1926
Pob Brantham, Suffolk
Country Of Birth EnglandEngland
Nationality EnglandEngland
Died Ipswich, 23/7/2000
Position Full Back
Hall Of Fame Inducted into the Hall of Fame 2012
Captaincy Club Captain 1956-57
Debut Brighton & Hove Albion 1-5 (A) Division 3 (South) 12-9-1951
Final game Liverpool 0-1 (H) Division 2 23-4-1960
Era Professional
Inactive Retired/Inactive

Club Appearance Record

Season Lge Apps Lge Goals Cup Apps Cup Goals Tot Apps Tot Goals Oth Apps Oth Goals Res Apps Res Goals Youth Apps Youth Goals Third Apps Third Goals
1950-51 19
1951-52 2 2 37 1 1
1952-53 27 5 32 20
1953-54 46 1 7 53 1
1954-55 37 1 37 1 1 1
1955-56 43 2 1 44 2 2
1956-57 22 1 22 1
1957-58 18 1 2 20 1
1958-59 7 7 1
1959-60 14 14
1960-61 11
TOTALS 216 6 15 231 6 3 88 1 1 1

Career Record

Club Date Signed Date Left Fee
Brantham - July 1951 -
Ipswich Town July 1951 June 1961 -