Walsall player 291. John Evans

John Evans (12 February 1900 – unknown) was an English footballer who played in the Football League for Sheffield United, Walsall and Stoke. Evans was born in Barking and played for West Bromwich Standard and Ewells before joining Walsall in 1921. He played once for the “Saddlers” and then played for Shrewsbury Town and two matches with Sheffield United before signing for Stoke in 1924. He played 12 times for Stoke in 1924–25 failing to make much of an impact and was released from the Victoria Ground at the end of the season. He then went on to play for Northwich Victoria, Shrewsbury Town and Stalybridge Connaughts .

Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
West Bromwich Standard
1921–1922 Walsall 1 (0)
1922–1923 Shrewsbury Town
1923–1924 Sheffield United 2 (0)
1924–1925 Stoke 12 (0)
Northwich Victoria
Shrewsbury Town
Stalybridge Connaughts

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