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Charlie Satterthwaite

Charlie Satterthwaite

Birthdate: April 1877
Birthplace: Cockermouth, England
Date of death: 25 May 1948
Other clubs: Black Diamond (1894-95), Workington (1895), Bury (1895-97), Burton Swifts (1897-99), Moss Bay (1899), New Brompton (1902-03), West Ham United (1903-04), Woolwich Arsenal (1904-10), Workington (2 / 1910)
Bought from: Burton Swifts
Signed for LFC: 08.12.1899
Liverpool debut: 16.12.1899
Last appearance: 30.11.1901
Debut goal: 23.12.1899
Last goal: 09.11.1901
Contract expiry: 1902
Win ratio: 57.78% W:26 D:5 L:14
Games/goals ratio: 3.46
Honours: League Championship 1900/01
Total games/goals opposite LFC: 8 / 3
LFC league games/goals: 45 / 13
Total LFC games/goals: 45 / 13

Player profile

Tall and strongly built inside-forward Satterthwaite scored a hat-trick in only his second appearance against Glossop at Anfield and was considered as one of best catches the club had ever made considering his performance in his debut 1899/1900 season. "Since the inclusion of Raybould and Satterthwaite in the team, matters have gone ahead with a smoothness which had almost become foreign to the play witnessed before their arrival, and the utility of a decent centre has never been more forcibly exemplified than in the case of the Anfield eleven this season." Satterthwaite played 21 games and scored five goals in the 1900/01 Championship season. Although he was selected for the opening two first division fixtures of 1901/02, he then lost his place and played on only four more occasions for the club's first team. Satterthwaite got his career back on track with West Ham in the Southern league in 1903/04 before joining Woolwich Arsenal in 1904 and earning the distinction of being the first player who scored a first division goal in Arsenal's history, who dropped the "Woolwich" from their name in 1914. He was Arsenal's leading scorer in two of his first three seasons and played a total of 178 games and scored 70 goals in his six-year spell at the Gunners, before rejoining his old club, Workington.

Appearances per season

Season League FA LC Europe Other Total
Totals 45 0 0 0 0 45
1899-1900 18 0 0 0 0 18
1900-1901 21 0 0 0 0 21
1901-1902 6 0 0 0 0 6

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Total Opponent
4 Stoke City
3 Sunderland
3 Aston Villa
3 Newcastle United
3 Sheffield United
3 Blackburn Rovers
3 Nottingham Forest
3 Wolves
3 WBA
2 Bolton Wanderers
2 Everton
2 Derby
2 Preston North End
2 Manchester City
2 Glossop North End
1 Bury
1 Burnley
1 Birmingham City
1 Sheffield Wednesday
1 Notts County
Total Competition
45 League

Goals per season

Season League FA LC Europe Other Total
Totals 13 0 0 0 0 13
1899-1900 6 0 0 0 0 6
1900-1901 5 0 0 0 0 5
1901-1902 2 0 0 0 0 2

A more detailed look at the player's goalscoring

Total Competition
13 League
Total Open play/Penalty
13 Open play

Milestone Appearances

# Date Against Stadium Competition
1 16.12.1899 Nottingham Forest City Ground League

Milestone Goals

# Minute Date Against Stadium Competition
1 0 23.12.1899 Glossop FC Anfield League

Other Clubs

Club Season Club rank League apps League goals Total apps Total goals
Black Diamond 1894-1895 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Workington 1895 Cumberland Senior League N/A N/A N/A N/A
Bury 1895-1897 England First Division 4 2 4 2
Burton Swifts 1897-1899 England Second Division 8 0 9 0
Moss Bay 1899 England N/A N/A N/A N/A
New Brompton 1902-1903 Southern League N/A N/A N/A N/A
West Ham United 1903-1904 Southern League 36 18 36 18
Arsenal 1904-1905 England First Division 30 11 32 11
Arsenal 1905-1906 England First Division 18 10 19 11
Arsenal 1906-1907 England First Division 38 17 44 19
Arsenal 1907-1908 England First Division 21 3 23 3
Arsenal 1908-1909 England First Division 18 4 21 4
Arsenal 1909-1910 England First Division 4 0 4 0
Workington 1910- North Eastern League N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total 177 65 192 68
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