Player Records

Appearances

Record career league appearances Tony Brown, 574 (561 and 13 sub)
Record career appearances in all games Tony Brown 720 (706 and 14 sub)
Most capped player while at Albion Chris Brunt, 47 for Northern Ireland

 

Transfers

Record signing Nacer Chadli, undisclosed fee from Tottenham Hotspur, August 2016
Record transfer received Saido Berahino, undisclosed fee to Stoke City, January 2017

 

Oldest Players

NAME AGE OPPOSITION DATE
Dean Kiely (GK) 39 years and 189 days  v Middlesbrough April 17, 2010
Gareth Barry 39 years and 8 days v Newcastle United March 03, 2020
George Lee 38 years and 326 days v Luton Town April 26, 1958
Hubert Pearson (GK) 38 years and 310 days v West Ham United March 21, 1925
Jesse Pennington 38 years and 256 days v Liverpool May 6, 1922
Len Millard 38 years and 226 days v Leeds United October, 1957
Gareth McAuley 38 years and 60 days v Southampton February 3, 2018
Nigel Spink (GK) 38 years and 30 days v QPR September 7, 1996
George Shan 37 years and 340 days v Preston North End  September 18, 1937
Jim Sanders (GK) 37 years and 253 days v Everton  March 12, 1958

Youngest Players

NAME AGE OPPOSITION COMPETITION DATE
Charles Wilson 16 years and 73 days v Oldham League October, 1921
Izzy Brown 16 years and 117 days v Wigan Athletic League May 4, 2013
Jonathan Leko 16 years and 152 days v Norwich City League Cup September 23, 2015
Kane Wilson 16 years and 165 days v Northampton League Cup August 23, 2016
Morgan Rogers 16 years and 195 days v Brighton & Hove Albion FA Cup February 6, 2019
Bobby Hope 16 years and 215 days v Arsenal League April 30, 1960
Mickey Lewis 16 years and 303 days v Crystal Palace League Cup December 15, 1981
George Thorne 16 years and 328 days v Sheffield Wednesday League November 28, 2009
Ian Collard 17 years and 26 days v Burnley League September 26, 1964
Alistair Robertson 17 years and 46 days v Manchester United League October 25, 1969
Reg Cutler 17 years and 55 days v Derby County League April 12, 1952
David Worrall 17 years and 63 days v Bournemouth League Cup August 14, 2007
Geoff Carter 17 years and 76 days v Arsenal League April 30, 1960
Len Cantello 17 years and 87 days v Ipswich Town League December 7, 1968
Graham Lovett 17 years and 122 days v Chelsea League December 5, 1964
Tyler Roberts 17 years and 124 days v Liverpool League May 15, 2016
Chris Wood 17 years and 125 days v Portsmouth League April 11, 2009
Mark Robinson 17 years and 137 days v Sheffield Wednesday League

Statistics of oldest and youngest players are correct for all competitive fixtures, excluding wartime games and friendlies.