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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
Cambrian Cup, Conference League Cup, English Jubilee Fund, FA Cup , FA Trophy , Football League Cup, Lancashire Floodlit Trophy, Lancashire Junior Cup, Lancashire League Medal Competition, Lancashire Senior Cup, League, Liverpool Challenge Cup, Liverpool Senior Cup, Northern Premier League Cup, Northern Premier League Shield, PLAY OFFS , President's Cup, President's Inter League, Third Division (North) Cup, Welsh Cup,

Season Apps Subs Goals
1896/1897 3003
1897/1898 2300
1898/1899 3101
1899/1900 3005
Total 114 0 9


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
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
02/01/1900 Lancashire Senior Cup / 1 RH WIGAN COUNTY 0 - 0
01/01/1900 LeagueH HORWICH 2 - 1
30/12/1899 LeagueA CHORLEY 1 - 2
26/12/1899 LeagueH WIGAN COUNTY 4 - 1
25/12/1899 LeagueH WHITE STAR WANDERERS 1 - 0
23/12/1899 LeagueA ROCHDALE 2 - 1
20/12/1899 Lancashire Senior Cup / 1A WIGAN COUNTY 2 - 2
16/12/1899 LeagueA STOCKPORT COUNTY 0 - 3
09/12/1899 FA Cup / 5QH CHORLEY 1 - 3
02/12/1899 LeagueA STALYBRIDGE ROVERS 0 - 1
25/11/1899 LeagueH CREWE ALEXANDRA 3 - 0
22/11/1899 FA Cup / 4QRH SOUTH SHORE 4 - 1
18/11/1899 FA Cup / 4QA SOUTH SHORE 1 - 1
11/11/1899 LeagueA BLACKPOOL 4 - 5
04/11/1899 LeagueA MIDDLETON 3 - 0
28/10/1899 FA Cup / 3QA BLACKPOOL 2 - 0
21/10/1899 LeagueH CHORLEY 1 - 1
14/10/1899 LeagueH MIDDLETON 2 - 0
23/09/1899 LeagueA CREWE ALEXANDRA 1 - 4
16/09/1899 LeagueH EARLESTOWN 5 - 0
09/09/1899 LeagueA WIGAN COUNTY 0 - 0
02/09/1899 LeagueA HAYDOCK 0 - 2
15/04/1899 LeagueH CHORLEY 2 - 2
08/04/1899 LeagueH HALLIWELL ROVERS 1 - 0
03/04/1899 LeagueH STALYBRIDGE ROVERS 4 - 0
01/04/1899 LeagueH ROCHDALE 5 - 1
25/03/1899 LeagueA HORWICH 1 - 0
11/03/1899 LeagueH MIDDLETON 3 - 0
25/02/1899 LeagueA STOCKPORT COUNTY 0 - 1
11/02/1899 LeagueA MIDDLETON 0 - 0
04/02/1899 LeagueH HORWICH 3 - 0
28/01/1899 LeagueA ROCHDALE 1 - 1
21/01/1899 LeagueA CREWE ALEXANDRA 0 - 4
14/01/1899 LeagueH STOCKPORT COUNTY 2 - 0
07/01/1899 LeagueA STALYBRIDGE ROVERS 1 - 0
31/12/1898 LeagueH ASHTON NORTH END 1 - 1
26/12/1898 LeagueH WIGAN COUNTY 2 - 2
24/12/1898 LeagueA HALLIWELL ROVERS 3 - 0
17/12/1898 LeagueA SOUTH SHORE 1 - 1
15/12/1898 Lancashire Senior Cup / 1A BLACKBURN ROVERS 2 - 5
10/12/1898 FA Cup / 5QA SOUTH SHORE 0 - 3
03/12/1898 LeagueA ASHTON NORTH END 2 - 2
19/11/1898 FA Cup / 4QH WIGAN COUNTY 3 - 1
12/11/1898 LeagueA CHORLEY 1 - 1
05/11/1898 LeagueH CREWE ALEXANDRA 0 - 1
29/10/1898 FA Cup / 3QH NELSON 3 - 0
22/10/1898 Lancashire Senior Cup / Qualifying 2A MIDDLETON 4 - 3
15/10/1898 FA Cup / 2QH TRAWDEN FOREST 3 - 2
06/10/1898 FA Cup / 1QRA BLACKPOOL 2 - 1
01/10/1898 FA Cup / 1QH BLACKPOOL 2 - 2
24/09/1898 LeagueH ROCK FERRY 2 - 0
10/09/1898 LeagueH SOUTH SHORE 2 - 0
03/09/1898 LeagueA WIGAN COUNTY 4 - 0
25/04/1898 LeagueA NEW BRIGHTON TOWER 0 - 1
11/04/1898 LeagueH ASHTON NORTH END 3 - 3
09/04/1898 LeagueH ROCHDALE 2 - 0
08/04/1898 LeagueH STALYBRIDGE ROVERS 1 - 1
19/02/1898 LeagueH HORWICH 5 - 0
05/02/1898 LeagueH MIDDLETON 1 - 2
29/01/1898 LeagueA HORWICH 2 - 1
22/01/1898 LeagueA STOCKPORT COUNTY 1 - 2
15/01/1898 LeagueA HALLIWELL ROVERS 2 - 3
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
23/10/1897 LeagueA SOUTH SHORE 3 - 0
09/10/1897 LeagueH CHORLEY 2 - 1
02/10/1897 LeagueH NEW BRIGHTON TOWER 1 - 0
25/09/1897 FA Cup / QH WORKINGTON BLACK DIAMONDS 0 - 2
18/09/1897 LeagueA STALYBRIDGE ROVERS 0 - 4
11/09/1897 LeagueA WIGAN COUNTY 1 - 5
04/09/1897 LeagueH NELSON 2 - 1
01/09/1897 LeagueA NELSON 0 - 2
19/04/1897 LeagueH STALYBRIDGE ROVERS 2 - 1
16/04/1897 LeagueH OLDHAM COUNTY 3 - 0
03/04/1897 LeagueH CHORLEY 3 - 1
31/03/1897 LeagueA CHORLEY 0 - 2
27/03/1897 LeagueH FAIRFIELD 4 - 1
20/03/1897 LeagueA NELSON 3 - 2
13/03/1897 LeagueH SOUTH SHORE 4 - 2
06/03/1897 LeagueA SOUTH SHORE 1 - 4
27/02/1897 LeagueH STOCKPORT COUNTY 6 - 1
20/02/1897 LeagueH WEST MANCHESTER 2 - 1
13/02/1897 LeagueA ASHTON NORTH END 1 - 0
06/02/1897 LeagueH FLEETWOOD RANGERS 3 - 0
30/01/1897 LeagueA FAIRFIELD 4 - 5
16/01/1897 LeagueH HALLIWELL ROVERS 1 - 1
09/01/1897 LeagueA WEST MANCHESTER 1 - 2
02/01/1897 LeagueA HALLIWELL ROVERS 1 - 5
01/01/1897 LeagueH BACUP 4 - 3
26/12/1896 LeagueH CLITHEROE 4 - 0
25/12/1896 LeagueH ROSSENDALE 10 - 0
12/12/1896 LeagueA STOCKPORT COUNTY 1 - 2
05/12/1896 Lancashire Senior Cup / 1A PRESTON NORTH END 0 - 6
07/11/1896 LeagueA FLEETWOOD RANGERS 3 - 1
31/10/1896 FA Cup / 2QH WORKINGTON 2 - 0
24/10/1896 Lancashire Senior Cup / Qualifying 2H HALLIWELL ROVERS 3 - 1
17/10/1896 LeagueA ROSSENDALE 10 - 1
10/10/1896 FA Cup / 1QH BLACKBURN PARK ROAD 4 - 2
03/10/1896 LeagueA CLITHEROE 2 - 4
26/09/1896 LeagueA BACUP 0 - 0
12/09/1896 LeagueA OLDHAM COUNTY 3 - 6
05/09/1896 LeagueH NELSON 2 - 3

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
12/09/1896LeagueA OLDHAM COUNTY 3 - 6
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