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Arthur Dunn

Cambridge University AFC, Old Etonians FC, Corinthians FC

2 captaincies, no goals

P 2 W 2 D 0 L 0 F 6: A 1
100% successful

1892

full appearances: four
minutes as captain:
180

Timeline

  Arthur Tempest Blakiston Dunn

name notes

His birth registration spells his middle name as 'Blakison'. His marriage and death registrations, simply as 'B.'.
Birth Sunday, 12 August 1860 in Whitby, North Riding of Yorkshire [registered in Whitby, September 1860].
Death Thursday, 20 February 1902 in Barnet, London, aged 41 years 192 days [registered in Barnet, March 1902]. Living at Cockfosters, Hertfordshire. Left an estate to the value of £24,807.

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] &

Playing Career

Club(s) Attended Eton College, then earned his Cambridge University AFC blue in 1883-84, before becoming an Old Etonians.  Played with Granta FC, also represented Corinthians FC 1886-92; Represented Cambridgeshire FA, as well as Norfolk FA.
Club honours FA Cup winner 1881-82, runners-up 1882-83;
Individual honours None
Distinctions The Arthur Dunn Cup, a football competition for Public School Old Boys since 1902, was donated by R. C. Gosling in Arthur Dunn's memory.
Height/Weight not known

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

Captain Career

Captain number The twentieth player to captain England.
Player number One of six who became the 103rd players (106) to appear for England.
Position(s) Full-back
First match No. 45, 5 March 1892, Wales 0 England 2, a British Championship match at The Racecourse, Mold Road, Wrexham, aged 31 years 206 days;
Last match No. 46, 2 April 1892, Scotland 1 England 4, a British Championship match at Ibrox Park, Copland Road, Glasgow, aged 31 years 234 days;
Major tournaments British Championships 1891-92;
Team honours British Championships winners 1891-92;

Match Record

Venue & Competition P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away venue
British Championship
2 2 0 0 6 1 +5 0 1 3.00 0.50 100.0 +2

Tournament Record

British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1891-92 2 2 0 0 6 1 +5 0 1 2.00 0.50 100.0 +2
BC All 2 2 0 0 6 1 +5 0 1 2.00 0.50 100.0 +2

All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 2 2 0 0 6 1 +5 0 1 2.00 0.50 100.0 +2
2 2 0 0 6 1 +5 0 1 3.00 0.50 100.0 +2

Captain History

 Club: Old Etonians F.C. & Corinthians F.C. - two captaincies (180 min)

F.A. International Select Committee - two captaincies (180 min)x


Age 31
1 45 5 March 1892 - Wales 0 England 2, The Racecourse, Wrexham BC AW third app rb
2 46 2 April 1892 - Scotland 1 England 4, Ibrox Park, Glasgow BC AW fourth app lb
  

Notes

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