James Devlin

James Devlin's Arsenal career was blighted by illness.

The centre forward joined from Sunderland for £80 in December 1897 but was struck by pleurisy soon after arriving.


Name James Devlin
Arsenal Career 1897 - 1898
Position: Striker
Appearances 1 (1 starts, 0 as a sub)
Goals 1

Devlin made a goalscoring league debut against Blackpool in January 1898 but did not play first-class football for the Club again.

He moved to Airdrie in exchange for John Dick.