Charlie Woodruff

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Charlie Woodruff
Personal information
Full name Charles Lewis Woodruff
Date of birth (1884-01-19)19 January 1884
Place of birth Grantham, England
Date of death (1943-07-17)17 July 1943
Place of death Grantham, England
Playing position Outside right
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Grantham Avenue
1908−1910 Tottenham Hotspur 10 (1)
1910−1913 Doncaster Rovers (18)
1913−1916 Grantham Town
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Charles Lewis Woodruff (19 January 1884 – 1943) was an English professional footballer who played for Grantham Avenue, Tottenham Hotspur, Doncaster Rovers and Grantham Town.[1]

Football career[edit]

Woodruff began his career at his local Non league club Grantham Avenue. The outside right joined Tottenham Hotspur in 1908 and scored one goal in 10 appearances for the Lilywhites.[2] After leaving White Hart Lane, Woodruff went on to play for Doncaster Rovers and finally ending his career at Grantham Town from 1913, playing in some war games till 1916.[3][4]


  1. ^ Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888-1939. soccerdata. p. 287. ISBN 1-899468-63-3. 
  2. ^ Tottenham Hotspur F.C A-Z of players Retrieved 3 December 2012 Archived 3 June 2009 at WebCite
  3. ^ "charlie woodruff - fact file". ?. Retrieved 24 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Woodruff profile". Gingerbreads. Archived from the original on 5 May 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2013.