Tony Emery

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Tony Emery
Personal information
Full nameAnthony John Emery
Date of birth(1927-11-04)4 November 1927
Place of birth Lincoln, England
Date of death 5 November 2005(2005-11-05) (aged 78)
Playing position(s) Centre half
Youth career
Lincoln City
Senior career*
1946–1959 Lincoln City 402 (1)
1959–1961 Mansfield Town 26 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Anthony John Emery (4 November 1927 – 5 November 2005) was an English professional footballer who played as a centre half.



Born in Lincoln, Emery played for Lincoln City and Mansfield Town, making 428 appearances in the Football League. [1]

Personal life

His father Bob and uncle Fred were also footballers. [2]

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  1. "Profile". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database.
  2. "Profile". Lincoln City F.C.