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Arthur Savage
Crystal Palace FC

1 cap 3 goals against
0% successful
1876
disciplined: none
captaincies: none
minutes played: 90


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Arthur Savage Profile

Full name Arthur Henry Patrick Savage
Popular name Arthur Savage
Notes A question mark no longer remains over the true identity of A. Savage - A certain Arthur Henry Patrick Savage wrote in the Sydney Morning Herald of his solitary international appearance. The Manchester Courier match report of his only England match called him H.A. Savage
Born  18 October 1850 in Sydney, Australia.
Died 15 August 1905 in Bayswater.
Height/Weight Apparently big and red-bearded.

Club Career

Club(s) Crystal Palace amateur
Club honours None.
Individual honours None.
Distinctions None.

England Career

Player number One of nine who became the 34th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Goalkeeper;
Only match No. 5, 4 March 1876, Scotland 3 England 0, friendly match at The West of Scotland Cricket Ground, Hamilton Crescent, Glasgow.  Aged 25 years, 138 days.
Major tournaments None.
Team honours None.
Individual honours None.
Distinctions None.
Notes None.

Beyond England

After his experience in England, he was an organiser and player in the first properly documented match ever played in Australia, at Parramatta in August 1880. - One Fantastic Goal. Trevor Thompson (2006). ABC Books.

 

Arthur Savage - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Mins. GA GA Av.
min
Clean
Sheets
Cln
Sht Av.
Capt. Disc.
1 1 90 3 30 min 0 0% 0 None

 

Arthur Savage - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away 1 0 0 1 0 3 -3 1 0 0.00 3.00 00.0 -1
All 1 0 0 1 0 3 -3 1 0 0.00 3.00 00.0 -1

 

Arthur Savage - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
Friendly 1 0 0 1 0 3 -3 1 0 0.00 3.00 00.0 -1
All 1 0 0 1 0 3 -3 1 0 0.00 3.00 00.0 -1

 

Arthur Savage - Match History
Club: Crystal Palace F.C. - 1 full cap
Coach: F.A. Committee - 1 full cap
1 5

04-Mar-1876

Scotland 3 England 0 The West of Scotland Cricket Ground, Hamilton Crescent, Glasgow Fr AL Start n/a

Notes

[Biographical sketch to come]

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CG