Full Name:
William 'Billy' Gray


Years Active:
1957-63 (6 seasons)

Last Game:
61 years, 2 months, 9 days ago

STATS (Competitive games only):
Aug 24, 1957
Last Game:
Apr 13, 1963
225 (Rank: #72)
35 (Rank: #65)
Own Goals:

Yellow Cards:
Red Cards:
May 24, 1927



Apr 11, 2011



Intnl. Country:

Caps while at Forest:

Goals while at Forest:

Total Caps:

Total Goals:

Penalties scored:
Penalties missed:

Shirt numbers:
7 (74 games) , 3 (59) , 10 (52) , 11 (27) , 2 (7) , 8 (5) , 9 (1)
Billy Walker (128 appearances) , Andy Beattie (97)

An FA Cup winner with Forest in 1959, Billy Gray had a successful career with a number of clubs, making 506 League appearances in all. He became a groundsman at Forest in the 1970s and had a shop in Wollaton and his name (in red) remained above the premises long after he had retired.


Barry Hugman:

SEASON STATS (Competitive games only)
Season Age* Squad Num Played Won Drawn Lost Goals Yellows Reds Own
Went Off Came On Unused
*Age = player's age on August 1st of the season

# Season Date Type Club Fee Loan until Manager
11957-58Jun 1957BoughtBurnley£4,500Billy Walker
21962-63Nov 1963SoldMillwallAndy Beattie

Game First Game Last Game P W D L Goals Yellows Reds Own Goals Started Came On Went Off Unused Sub
League Tier 1Aug 24, 1957Apr 13, 196320174428529201
League Tier 2
League Tier 3
FA CupJan 04, 1958Mar 06, 196317854517
League CupOct 06, 1960Nov 15, 1960222
European Cup
Fairs CupSep 13, 1961Oct 04, 1961222
Super Cup
Intercontinental Cup
Full Members Cup
EFL Trophy
Charity ShieldAug 15, 1959Aug 15, 1959111
Anglo-Scottish CupSep 23, 1959Sep 30, 195921112
Anglo-Italian Cup
Total (Comp)Aug 24, 1957Apr 13, 196322584489335225
County CupMay 08, 1961May 11, 1962333
FriendlyMay 14, 1958Oct 22, 1962126244111
TestimonialSep 23, 1957Oct 10, 1962222
TOTAL (Non-Comp)Sep 23, 1957Oct 22, 19621711244161
TOTAL OVERALLAug 24, 1957Apr 13, 1963242955097392411
League TotalAug 24, 1957Apr 13, 196320174428529201

ALL GAMES FOR BILLY GRAY (Competitive: 225, Other: 17)
# Date Game Opponent H/A Score Num Started Came
Yellow Red
Manager: Billy Walker
1Sat Aug 24, 1957League Tier 1Preston North EndH2-17Startedgoal
2Wed Aug 28, 1957League Tier 1Birmingham CityH1-17Started
3Sat Aug 31, 1957League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayA2-17Started
4Wed Sep 04, 1957League Tier 1Birmingham CityA2-07Started
5Sat Sep 07, 1957League Tier 1Manchester CityH2-17Started
6Mon Sep 09, 1957League Tier 1BurnleyA1-37Started
7Sat Sep 14, 1957League Tier 1Leeds UnitedA2-17Started
8Wed Sep 18, 1957League Tier 1BurnleyH7-07Startedgoal
9Sat Sep 21, 1957League Tier 1PortsmouthA4-17Startedgoal
Mon Sep 23, 1957TestimonialAll Stars XIH4-07Started
10Sat Sep 28, 1957League Tier 1West Bromwich AlbionH0-27Started
11Sat Oct 05, 1957League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA4-37Startedgoal
12Sat Oct 12, 1957League Tier 1Manchester UnitedH1-27Started
13Sat Oct 19, 1957League Tier 1Leicester CityA1-37Started
14Sat Oct 26, 1957League Tier 1BlackpoolH1-27Started
15Sat Nov 02, 1957League Tier 1Wolverhampton WanderersA0-27Started
16Sat Nov 09, 1957League Tier 1ArsenalH4-07Started
17Sat Nov 16, 1957League Tier 1Bolton WanderersA0-27Started
18Sat Nov 23, 1957League Tier 1Aston VillaH4-17Started
19Sat Nov 30, 1957League Tier 1Luton TownA1-37Startedgoal
20Sat Dec 07, 1957League Tier 1SunderlandH2-07Started
21Sat Dec 14, 1957League Tier 1EvertonA1-17Startedgoal
22Wed Dec 25, 1957League Tier 1Newcastle UnitedA4-17Started
23Thu Dec 26, 1957League Tier 1Newcastle UnitedH2-37Started
24Sat Dec 28, 1957League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayH5-27Startedgoal
25Sat Jan 04, 1958FA CupGillinghamH2-07Started
26Sat Jan 11, 1958League Tier 1Manchester CityA1-17Started
27Sat Jan 25, 1958FA CupWest Bromwich AlbionA3-37Started
28Wed Jan 29, 1958FA CupWest Bromwich AlbionH1-57Started
29Sat Feb 15, 1958League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurH1-27Started
30Sat Feb 22, 1958League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA1-17Started
31Sat Mar 01, 1958League Tier 1Leicester CityH3-17Startedgoal
32Sat Mar 15, 1958League Tier 1Wolverhampton WanderersH1-411Started
33Sat Mar 29, 1958League Tier 1Bolton WanderersH0-011Started
34Sat Apr 12, 1958League Tier 1Luton TownH1-07Started
35Sat Apr 19, 1958League Tier 1SunderlandA0-37Started
36Mon Apr 21, 1958League Tier 1ArsenalA1-17Startedgoal
37Sat Apr 26, 1958League Tier 1EvertonH0-37Started
38Wed Apr 30, 1958League Tier 1Aston VillaA1-17Started
Wed May 14, 1958FriendlyBerlinA4-310Startedgoal
Sat May 17, 1958FriendlyRW OberhausenA3-111Startedgoal
39Sat Aug 23, 1958League Tier 1Wolverhampton WanderersA1-57Started
40Wed Aug 27, 1958League Tier 1Manchester UnitedH0-37Started
41Sat Aug 30, 1958League Tier 1PortsmouthH5-011Started
42Wed Sep 03, 1958League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA1-110Started
43Sat Sep 06, 1958League Tier 1Aston VillaA3-210Started
44Wed Sep 10, 1958League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurH1-110Started
45Sat Sep 13, 1958League Tier 1West Ham UnitedH4-010Started
46Wed Sep 17, 1958League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA0-110Started
47Sat Sep 20, 1958League Tier 1Bolton WanderersA2-310Started
48Sat Sep 27, 1958League Tier 1ChelseaA1-410Startedgoal
49Sat Oct 04, 1958League Tier 1BlackpoolH2-010Started
50Sat Oct 11, 1958League Tier 1Luton TownH3-111Startedgoal
51Sat Oct 18, 1958League Tier 1Birmingham CityA3-010Started
52Sat Oct 25, 1958League Tier 1Preston North EndH0-110Started
53Sat Nov 01, 1958League Tier 1BurnleyA2-010Started
54Sat Nov 08, 1958League Tier 1Manchester CityH4-010Started
55Sat Nov 15, 1958League Tier 1ArsenalA1-310Started
56Sat Nov 22, 1958League Tier 1EvertonH2-111Started
57Sat Nov 29, 1958League Tier 1Leicester CityA3-010Started
58Sat Dec 06, 1958League Tier 1West Bromwich AlbionH1-110Started
59Sat Dec 13, 1958League Tier 1Leeds UnitedA0-110Started
60Sat Dec 20, 1958League Tier 1Wolverhampton WanderersH1-310Started
61Fri Dec 26, 1958League Tier 1Newcastle UnitedA3-110Started
62Sat Dec 27, 1958League Tier 1Newcastle UnitedH3-010Started
63Sat Jan 03, 1959League Tier 1PortsmouthA1-010Started
64Sat Jan 10, 1959FA CupTooting and Mitcham UnitedA2-210Startedgoal
65Sat Jan 24, 1959FA CupTooting and Mitcham UnitedH3-010Started
66Wed Jan 28, 1959FA CupGrimsby TownH4-110Startedgoalgoal
67Sat Jan 31, 1959League Tier 1West Ham UnitedA3-510Startedgoal
68Sat Feb 07, 1959League Tier 1Bolton WanderersH3-010Started
69Sat Feb 14, 1959FA CupBirmingham CityA1-110Started
70Wed Feb 18, 1959FA CupBirmingham CityH1-110Started
71Sat Feb 21, 1959League Tier 1BlackpoolA0-110Started
72Mon Feb 23, 1959FA CupBirmingham CityN5-010Startedgoalgoal
73Sat Feb 28, 1959FA CupBolton WanderersH2-110Started
74Sat Mar 07, 1959League Tier 1Birmingham CityH1-710Started
75Sat Mar 14, 1959FA CupAston VillaN1-010Started
76Mon Mar 16, 1959League Tier 1Preston North EndA5-310Startedgoalgoal
77Sat Mar 21, 1959League Tier 1BurnleyH1-210Started
78Fri Mar 27, 1959League Tier 1Blackburn RoversA0-310Started
79Sat Mar 28, 1959League Tier 1Manchester CityA1-110Started
80Tue Mar 31, 1959League Tier 1Blackburn RoversH1-110Started
81Sat Apr 04, 1959League Tier 1ArsenalH1-111Started
82Thu Apr 09, 1959League Tier 1Luton TownA1-57Started
83Sat Apr 11, 1959League Tier 1EvertonA3-110Startedgoal
84Wed Apr 15, 1959League Tier 1ChelseaH1-310Startedgoal
85Sat Apr 18, 1959League Tier 1Leicester CityH1-410Started
86Mon Apr 20, 1959League Tier 1Aston VillaH2-010Started
87Sat May 02, 1959FA CupLuton TownN2-110Started
Wed May 20, 1959FriendlySporting LisbonA1-07Startedgoal
Sun May 24, 1959FriendlyOviedoA0-17Started
Wed May 27, 1959FriendlyValenciaA1-07Started
Thu May 28, 1959FriendlyAtletico MadridA1-67Started
Sat May 30, 1959FriendlyAthletico BilbaoA0-310Started
88Sat Aug 15, 1959Charity ShieldWolverhampton WanderersN1-37Started
89Wed Aug 26, 1959League Tier 1ArsenalH0-310Started
90Sat Aug 29, 1959League Tier 1Blackburn RoversH2-211Started
91Tue Sep 01, 1959League Tier 1ArsenalA1-111Started
92Sat Sep 05, 1959League Tier 1BlackpoolA1-011Started
93Wed Sep 09, 1959League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayH2-111Startedgoal
94Sat Sep 12, 1959League Tier 1EvertonH1-111Started
95Wed Sep 16, 1959League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayA1-011Startedgoal
96Sat Sep 19, 1959League Tier 1Luton TownA0-111Started
97Wed Sep 23, 1959Anglo-Scottish CupSt MirrenH2-311Started
98Sat Sep 26, 1959League Tier 1Bolton WanderersH2-011Startedgoal
99Wed Sep 30, 1959Anglo-Scottish CupSt MirrenA2-210Startedgoal
100Sat Oct 03, 1959League Tier 1FulhamA1-311Startedgoal
101Sat Oct 10, 1959League Tier 1Newcastle UnitedA1-28Started
102Sat Oct 17, 1959League Tier 1Birmingham CityH0-28Started
Wed Oct 21, 1959FriendlyNorwich CityA1-38Started
103Sat Oct 24, 1959League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA1-210Started
104Sat Oct 31, 1959League Tier 1ChelseaH3-17Startedgoal
105Sat Nov 07, 1959League Tier 1Preston North EndA0-17Started
106Sat Nov 14, 1959League Tier 1Leicester CityH1-07Started
107Sat Nov 21, 1959League Tier 1BurnleyA0-87Started
108Sat Nov 28, 1959League Tier 1Leeds UnitedH4-17Startedgoal
109Sat Dec 05, 1959League Tier 1West Ham UnitedA1-410Started
110Sat Dec 12, 1959League Tier 1Manchester UnitedH1-510Started
111Sat Dec 19, 1959League Tier 1Manchester CityH1-27Started
112Sat Jan 16, 1960League Tier 1BlackpoolH0-07Started
113Sat Jan 23, 1960League Tier 1EvertonA1-67Started
114Sat Jan 30, 1960FA CupSheffield UnitedA0-37Started
115Sat Feb 06, 1960League Tier 1Luton TownH2-07Started
116Sat Feb 13, 1960League Tier 1Bolton WanderersA1-17Started
117Sat Feb 20, 1960League Tier 1FulhamH2-27Started
118Sat Feb 27, 1960League Tier 1West Ham UnitedH3-111Started
119Sat Mar 05, 1960League Tier 1Birmingham CityA1-411Started
120Sat Mar 12, 1960League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurH1-310Started
121Sat Mar 19, 1960League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA1-310Started
122Sat Mar 26, 1960League Tier 1Preston North EndH1-110Started
123Sat Apr 02, 1960League Tier 1Leicester CityA1-08Started
124Sat Apr 09, 1960League Tier 1BurnleyH0-18Started
125Sat Apr 16, 1960League Tier 1ChelseaA1-111Started
126Tue Apr 19, 1960League Tier 1Wolverhampton WanderersH0-011Started
127Sat Apr 23, 1960League Tier 1Newcastle UnitedH3-011Startedgoal
128Sat Apr 30, 1960League Tier 1Leeds UnitedA0-111Started
Manager: Andy Beattie
129Sat Aug 20, 1960League Tier 1Manchester CityH2-211Started
130Wed Aug 24, 1960League Tier 1Blackburn RoversA1-411Started
131Sat Aug 27, 1960League Tier 1ArsenalA0-311Started
132Wed Aug 31, 1960League Tier 1Blackburn RoversH1-111Startedgoal
133Sat Sep 03, 1960League Tier 1Newcastle UnitedH0-211Started
134Sat Sep 10, 1960League Tier 1Cardiff CityA3-17Startedgoal
135Tue Sep 13, 1960League Tier 1FulhamA0-17Started
136Sat Sep 17, 1960League Tier 1West Bromwich AlbionH1-27Started
137Wed Sep 21, 1960League Tier 1FulhamH4-27Started
138Sat Sep 24, 1960League Tier 1Birmingham CityA1-37Started
139Sat Oct 01, 1960League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayH1-27Started
140Thu Oct 06, 1960League CupHalifax TownH2-08Started
141Sat Oct 15, 1960League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurH0-410Started
142Sat Oct 22, 1960League Tier 1BlackpoolA0-410Started
143Mon Oct 24, 1960League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA1-27Started
144Sat Oct 29, 1960League Tier 1EvertonH1-27Started
145Sat Nov 05, 1960League Tier 1Wolverhampton WanderersA3-57Started
146Sat Nov 12, 1960League Tier 1Bolton WanderersH2-27Started
147Tue Nov 15, 1960League CupBristol CityH2-17Started
148Sat Nov 19, 1960League Tier 1West Ham UnitedA4-27Startedgoal
149Sat Nov 26, 1960League Tier 1ChelseaH2-17Started
150Sat Dec 03, 1960League Tier 1Leicester CityA1-17Started
151Sat Dec 10, 1960League Tier 1Aston VillaH2-07Started
152Sat Dec 17, 1960League Tier 1Manchester CityA2-17Started
153Sat Dec 24, 1960League Tier 1Preston North EndH2-07Started
154Mon Dec 26, 1960League Tier 1Preston North EndA1-07Started
155Sat Dec 31, 1960League Tier 1ArsenalH3-59Started
156Sat Jan 07, 1961FA CupBirmingham CityH0-27Started
157Sat Feb 11, 1961League Tier 1Birmingham CityH1-07Started
158Tue Feb 21, 1961League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayA0-17Started
159Sat Feb 25, 1961League Tier 1Manchester UnitedH3-22Started
Thu Mar 02, 1961FriendlyWatfordA1-12Started
160Sat Mar 11, 1961League Tier 1BlackpoolH0-02Started
161Sat Mar 18, 1961League Tier 1EvertonA0-13Started
Mon May 08, 1961County CupNotts CountyH4-32Started
Tue May 16, 1961FriendlySparta PragueA1-12Started
Wed May 24, 1961FriendlyDynamo ZilinaA2-07Started
162Sat Aug 19, 1961League Tier 1ChelseaA2-22Started
163Tue Aug 22, 1961League Tier 1Birmingham CityH2-13Started
164Sat Aug 26, 1961League Tier 1Sheffield UnitedH2-03Started
165Wed Aug 30, 1961League Tier 1Birmingham CityA1-13Started
166Sat Sep 02, 1961League Tier 1West Ham UnitedA2-33Started
167Sat Sep 09, 1961League Tier 1Blackburn RoversH1-23Started
168Wed Sep 13, 1961Fairs CupValenciaA0-23Started
169Sat Sep 16, 1961League Tier 1BlackpoolA3-13Started
170Tue Sep 19, 1961League Tier 1Wolverhampton WanderersH3-13Started
171Sat Sep 23, 1961League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurH2-03Started
172Wed Sep 27, 1961League Tier 1Wolverhampton WanderersA1-23Started
173Sat Sep 30, 1961League Tier 1Cardiff CityA2-23Started
174Wed Oct 04, 1961Fairs CupValenciaH1-53Started
175Sat Oct 14, 1961League Tier 1FulhamH1-13Started
176Sat Oct 28, 1961League Tier 1West Bromwich AlbionH4-42Started
177Sat Dec 02, 1961League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayA0-33Started
178Sat Dec 09, 1961League Tier 1Leicester CityH0-03Started
179Sat Dec 16, 1961League Tier 1ChelseaH3-03Started
180Fri Dec 22, 1961League Tier 1Sheffield UnitedA0-23Started
181Sat Jan 06, 1962FA CupWorkingtonA2-13Started
182Sat Jan 13, 1962League Tier 1West Ham UnitedH3-03Startedgoal
183Sat Jan 20, 1962League Tier 1Blackburn RoversA1-23Started
184Sat Jan 27, 1962FA CupSheffield WednesdayH0-23Started
185Sat Feb 03, 1962League Tier 1BlackpoolH3-43Started
186Sat Feb 10, 1962League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA2-43Started
187Sat Feb 17, 1962League Tier 1Cardiff CityH2-13Started
188Sat Feb 24, 1962League Tier 1EvertonH2-13Startedgoal
189Sat Mar 03, 1962League Tier 1FulhamA1-13Started
190Sat Mar 10, 1962League Tier 1Manchester CityH1-22Started
191Sat Mar 17, 1962League Tier 1West Bromwich AlbionA2-23Started
192Tue Mar 20, 1962League Tier 1Manchester UnitedH1-03Started
193Sat Mar 24, 1962League Tier 1Ipswich TownH1-13Started
194Tue Apr 03, 1962League Tier 1BurnleyA0-03Started
195Sat Apr 07, 1962League Tier 1ArsenalH0-13Started
196Sat Apr 14, 1962League Tier 1Bolton WanderersA1-63Started
197Sat Apr 21, 1962League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayH3-13Started
198Tue Apr 24, 1962League Tier 1Aston VillaH2-03Started
199Sat Apr 28, 1962League Tier 1Leicester CityA1-23Started
Tue May 08, 1962County CupNotts CountyA2-12Started
Fri May 11, 1962County CupMansfield TownH3-23Started
200Mon Aug 20, 1962League Tier 1Blackburn RoversA5-23Started
201Sat Aug 25, 1962League Tier 1Leicester CityA1-23Started
202Tue Aug 28, 1962League Tier 1Blackburn RoversH2-03Started
203Sat Sep 01, 1962League Tier 1Ipswich TownA1-13Started
204Mon Sep 03, 1962League Tier 1BlackpoolA1-23Started
205Sat Sep 08, 1962League Tier 1LiverpoolH3-13Started
206Tue Sep 11, 1962League Tier 1BlackpoolH2-03Started
207Sat Sep 15, 1962League Tier 1Wolverhampton WanderersA1-13Started
208Sat Sep 22, 1962League Tier 1Aston VillaH3-13Started
209Sat Sep 29, 1962League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA2-93Started
210Sat Oct 06, 1962League Tier 1FulhamH3-13Startedgoal
Wed Oct 10, 1962TestimonialKettering TownA2-03Started
211Sat Oct 13, 1962League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayA2-23Started
Mon Oct 22, 1962FriendlyStockport CountyA6-012goal
212Sat Oct 27, 1962League Tier 1Bolton WanderersA0-13Started
213Sat Nov 03, 1962League Tier 1Leyton OrientH1-13Started
214Sat Nov 10, 1962League Tier 1Birmingham CityA2-23Started
215Tue Nov 13, 1962League Tier 1EvertonH3-43Started
216Sat Nov 17, 1962League Tier 1ArsenalH3-03Started
217Sat Nov 24, 1962League Tier 1West Bromwich AlbionA4-13Started
218Sat Dec 01, 1962League Tier 1BurnleyH2-13Started
219Sat Dec 08, 1962League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA1-53Started
220Sat Dec 15, 1962League Tier 1Sheffield UnitedA1-33Started
221Sat Dec 29, 1962League Tier 1West Ham UnitedH3-43Started
222Sat Mar 02, 1963League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayH0-32Started
223Wed Mar 06, 1963FA CupWest Bromwich AlbionA0-02Started
224Fri Apr 12, 1963League Tier 1Manchester CityA0-13Started
225Sat Apr 13, 1963League Tier 1Birmingham CityH0-27Started