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Full Name: Walter Cunliffe
Normal Position: Half Back
Born: Oct-Dec 1867 (Bradshaw, Bolton) - (approximate)
Died: 04/02/1954 (Southport)

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 2803
1897/1898 2200
1898/1899 2901
1899/1900 2505
Total 104 0 9

Last 10 games where player was named on the team sheet

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
10/03/1900 LeagueA HORWICH 1 - 0
05/03/1900 Lancashire Senior Cup / SFA BURNLEY 0 - 2
03/03/1900 FriendlyH NELSON 3 - 0
27/02/1900 Rawcliffe Charity CupA PRESTON NORTH END 0 - 0
24/02/1900 LeagueH DARWEN 2 - 1
17/02/1900 LeagueA SOUTH LIVERPOOL 4 - 0
27/01/1900 Lancashire Senior Cup / 2H NEWTON HEATH 1 - 0
20/01/1900 LeagueA EARLESTOWN 2 - 4
13/01/1900 LeagueA DARWEN 0 - 0
08/01/1900 Lancashire Senior Cup / 1 RRH WIGAN COUNTY 5 - 0

Last 10 games where player started

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
10/03/1900 LeagueA HORWICH 1 - 0
05/03/1900 Lancashire Senior Cup / SFA BURNLEY 0 - 2
03/03/1900 FriendlyH NELSON 3 - 0
27/02/1900 Rawcliffe Charity CupA PRESTON NORTH END 0 - 0
24/02/1900 LeagueH DARWEN 2 - 1
17/02/1900 LeagueA SOUTH LIVERPOOL 4 - 0
27/01/1900 Lancashire Senior Cup / 2H NEWTON HEATH 1 - 0
20/01/1900 LeagueA EARLESTOWN 2 - 4
13/01/1900 LeagueA DARWEN 0 - 0
08/01/1900 Lancashire Senior Cup / 1 RRH WIGAN COUNTY 5 - 0

Last 10 Games where player has scored

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
24/02/1900LeagueH DARWEN 2 - 1
26/12/1899LeagueH WIGAN COUNTY 4 - 1
23/12/1899LeagueA ROCHDALE 2 - 1
16/09/1899LeagueH EARLESTOWN 5 - 0
03/04/1899LeagueH STALYBRIDGE ROVERS 4 - 0
09/01/1897LeagueA WEST MANCHESTER 1 - 2
01/01/1897LeagueH BACUP 4 - 3
19/12/1896FriendlyH LIVERPOOL SOUTH END 3 - 1
12/09/1896LeagueA OLDHAM COUNTY 3 - 6
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