Charles Harvey

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Charles Harvey
Personal information
Date of birth 1879
Place of birth Birmingham, England
Playing position Outside right
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
St Philip's YMCA ? (?)
1904–1907 Small Heath / Birmingham 2 (0)
1907–1909 Leek ? (?)
1909–19xx Shrewsbury Town ? (?)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Charles Harvey (1879 – after 1908) was an English footballer who played in the Football League for Small Heath (renamed Birmingham during his time at the club).[1]

Born in the Small Heath district of Birmingham, Harvey was a sergeant in the Army stationed at Lichfield when Small Heath signed him.[2] He made his debut in the First Division on 25 March 1905, deputising for Charlie Tickle at outside right in a home game against Sunderland which finished as a 1–1 draw,[3] and played once more for the first team, two years later,[4] before moving into non-league football with Leek and then with Shrewsbury Town.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: SoccerData (Tony Brown). p. 118. ISBN 978-1-899468-67-6. 
  2. ^ a b Matthews, Tony (1995). Birmingham City: A Complete Record. Derby: Breedon Books. p. 95. ISBN 978-1-85983-010-9. 
  3. ^ Matthews, p. 151.
  4. ^ Matthews, p. 153.