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Arthur Savage

Crystal Palace FC

1 appearance, 3 goals against

P 1 W 0 D 0 L 1 F 0: A 3
0% successful

1876

Captain: none
minutes played:
90

Timeline

  Colonel Arthur Henry Patrick Savage
Birth Friday, 18 October 1850 in Sydney, Australia [registration not found]
  Identity confirmed by a certain Arthur Henry Patrick Savage wrote in the Sydney Morning Herald of his solitary international appearance.
 

The only census Savage can be found on is the 1871 census, where Arthur is a boarder in the Kere-Koose household at 56 Burlington Road in Paddington. Arthur is a clerk.

"Mr. CHARLES TOWNSEND GEDYE, of 17, Craven-hill-gardens, who died on December 6, aged sixty-seven years, appointed Mr. Reginald Edmund Finlay and Mr. George Sturgeon, to be executors of his will. He bequethed to his....son-in-law Arthur Henry Patrick Savage 250." - Monday, 14 January 1901, London Morning Post. [2018 equivalent = 29,212].
There is no marriage registration between a Savage and a Gedye.
Death Tuesday, 15 August 1905 at 17 Craven Hill Gardens in Bayswater, London, aged 54 years 301 days [registered in Paddington, September 1905].
"SAVAGE
.―On August 15th at No. 17, Craven Hill Gardens, London, Lt-Colonel Arthur Henry Patrick Savage, late Royal Australian Artillery, aged 54." - Saturday, 19 August 1905, Army & Navy Gazette/London Daily News/The Globe.

Source

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

Playing Career

Club(s) Crystal Palace amateur
Club honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None
Height/Weight not known.

Source

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

England Career

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



The Numbers
Parties Appearances Minutes GA GA Av.
min
Clean
Sheets
Cln
Sht Av.
Captain
1 1 90 3 30 min none none none
The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.
P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
1 0 0 1 0 3 -3 1 0 0.00 3.00 00.0 -1

Match Record

Venue & Competition P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away venue
Friendly match
1 0 0 1 0 3 -3 1 0 0.00 3.00 00.0 -1

Match History
 
 Club: Crystal Palace F.C. (amateur) - one full appearance (90 min)

Coach: F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - one full appearance (90 min)x

Age 25
1 5 4 March 1876 - Scotland 3 England 0, The West of Scotland Cricket Ground, Partick Fr AL Start gk
  

Notes

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