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Percy Walters

Old Carthusians FC & Corinthians FC

four captaincies, no goals

P 4 W 3 D 0 L 1 F 15: A 6
75% successful

1886-90

full appearances: thirteen
minutes as captain:
360

Timeline

  Lieutenant Percy Melmoth Walters
Birth Wednesday, 30 September 1863 in Epsom Road, Ewell, Surrey [registered in Epsom, December 1863].
"WALTERS´┐ŻOn the 30th ult. at Ewell, Surrey, the wife of William M. Walters, Esq., of Lincoln's Inn, of a son."
- Morning Post, Saturday, 3 October 1963
Death Saturday, 3 October 1936, at Crampshaw End in Ashtead, Surrey, aged 73 years 3 days [registered in Surrey Mid Eastern, December 1936].
Correct date of death confirmed by the Probate

Source

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

Playing Career

Club(s) Attended Charterhouse School, and although he did not play football there, he did earn his blue with Oxford University AFC in 1885. Left the university to play with Old Carthusians AFC 1885-95; He did retire in 1893 for a short period, due to a fatal accident to his younger brother. At some point, also played for East Sheen FC and Epsom FC.
Corinthians 1886-90, 54 appearances
Club honours FA Amateur Cup winners 1894-95;
Individual honours Surrey FA
Distinctions Played one cricket match for Oxford University against the MCC, May 1885;
Height/Weight not known

Source

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

Captain Career

Captain number The 14th player to captain England.
Player number One of five who became the 115th players (116) to appear for England.
Position(s) Right-back, left-back
First captaincy No. 26, 13 March 1886, Ireland 1 England 6, British Championship match at Ulster Cricket Ground, Ballynafeigh Park, Belfast, aged 22 years 164 days.
Last captaincy No. 38, 15 March 1890, Wales 1 England 3, a British Championship match at The Racecourse, Mold Road, Wrexham, aged 26 years 166 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1885-86, 1888-89, 1889-90;
Team honours British Championship shared 1885-86, 1889-90;
Distinctions Brother of Arthur Walters;

Captain Record
4 3 0 1 15 6 +9 0 0 3.75 1.50 75.0 +2
Venue & Comp P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home British Championship 2 1 0 1 6 4 +2 0 0 3.00 2.00 50.0 =0
Away 2 2 0 0 9 2 +7 0 0 4.50 1.00 100.0 +2

Captain Tournament Record

British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1885-86 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC 1888-89 2 1 0 1 6 4 +2 0 0 3.00 2.00 50.0 =0
BC 1889-90 1 1 0 0 3 1 +2 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC All 4 3 0 1 15 6 +9 0 0 3.75 1.50 75.0 +2

All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 4 3 0 1 15 6 +9 0 0 3.75 1.50 75.0 +2
4 3 0 1 15 6 +9 0 0 3.75 1.50 75.0 +2

Captain History

 Clubs: Old Carthusians F.C. & Corinthians F.C. - four captaincies (360 min)

F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - one captaincy (90 min)x

Age 22
1 26 13 March 1886 - Ireland 1 England 6, Ulster Cricket Ground, Belfast BC AW third app rb
  

 

F.A. International Selection Committee - three captaincies (270 min)x


Age 25
2 35 23 February 1889 - England 4 Wales 1, Victoria Ground, Stoke-upon-Trent BC HW tenth app rb
  
3 37 13 April 1889 - England 2 Scotland 3, The Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington BC HL eleventh app rb

Age 26
4 38 15 March 1890 - Wales 1 England 3, The Racecourse, Wrexham BC AW twelfth app rb
  

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