MacEwan, Jimmy

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Jimmy MacEwan

Jimmy MacEwan

Clubs played for: Arbroath, Raith, Aston Villa, Walsall. (1947-1966).

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Biography: Two knee replacement operations in 1991 forced Jimmy to retire from the job that he had held in the civil service for nine years. Coached in Birmingham City and later worked at Ansell's Brewery. Apparently, he needed an operation on one of his knees which ultimately made him being three inches taller and moaned like hell because he had to buy new trousers!




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Macewan, Jimmy Great memery of Jimmy playing on the right wing and taking the odd penalty. I drive a black cab in Erdington. Jimmy would always stop and talk to the Villa fans on the rank. Great bloke.


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