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Full Name: Walter Cunliffe
Normal Position: Half Back

Walter CunliffeBorn near Bolton but moved to Oswaldtwistle as a Boy. In 1893 he joined Peel Bank Rovers FC and gained a reputation as a centre half. Oswaldtwistle Rovers signed him on for the next two seasons and in 1896-97 he was playing for Southport Central. He remained with Central until March 1899 when he had the misfortune to sustain a broken leg. He severed his connection with the Southport on a question of terms. After a winter out of the game he rejoined Oswaldtwistle Rovers and was elected captain




Statistics include the following competitions
FA Cup , FA Trophy , Football League Cup, League, PLAY OFFS , Welsh Cup,

Season Apps Subs Goals
1896/1897 000
1897/1898 800
1898/1899 200
Total 10 0 0

Last 10 games where player was named on the team sheet

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
31/12/1898 LeagueH ASHTON NORTH END 1 - 1
03/12/1898 LeagueA ASHTON NORTH END 2 - 2
27/12/1897 LeagueH WIGAN COUNTY 1 - 1
25/12/1897 LeagueH SOUTH SHORE 6 - 0
11/12/1897 LeagueA MIDDLETON 6 - 3
04/12/1897 Lancashire Senior Cup / 1H PRESTON NORTH END 0 - 4
20/11/1897 LeagueH CLITHEROE 3 - 1
13/11/1897 LeagueA CHORLEY 1 - 5
30/10/1897 FriendlyH BURY 1 - 2
23/10/1897 LeagueA SOUTH SHORE 3 - 0

Last 10 games where player started

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
31/12/1898 LeagueH ASHTON NORTH END 1 - 1
03/12/1898 LeagueA ASHTON NORTH END 2 - 2
27/12/1897 LeagueH WIGAN COUNTY 1 - 1
25/12/1897 LeagueH SOUTH SHORE 6 - 0
11/12/1897 LeagueA MIDDLETON 6 - 3
04/12/1897 Lancashire Senior Cup / 1H PRESTON NORTH END 0 - 4
20/11/1897 LeagueH CLITHEROE 3 - 1
13/11/1897 LeagueA CHORLEY 1 - 5
30/10/1897 FriendlyH BURY 1 - 2
23/10/1897 LeagueA SOUTH SHORE 3 - 0

Last 10 Games where player has scored

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
19/12/1896FriendlyH LIVERPOOL SOUTH END 3 - 1
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