Robert Seaton

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Robert Seaton
Personal information
Full name Robert Henry Seaton
Date of birth (1879-10-09)9 October 1879
Place of birth Burslem, England
Date of death 1969 (aged 89–90)
Playing position Left-half
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1900–1901 Burslem Port Vale 12 (0)
Total 12 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Robert Henry Seaton (9 October 1879 – 1969) was an English footballer who played at left-half for Burslem Port Vale at the turn of the 20th century.

Playing career[edit]

Seaton probably joined Football League Second Division club Burslem Port Vale in 1900.[1] His debut at the Athletic Ground came in a 1–0 loss to Stockport County on 3 September 1900.[1] He played regularly until he lost his place in December 1900 and was released at the end of the 1900–01 season.[1]


  • Sourced from Robert Seaton profile at the English National Football Archive (subscription required)
Club Season Division League FA Cup Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Burslem Port Vale 1900–01 Second Division 12 0 0 0 2 0 14 0
Total 12 0 0 0 2 0 14 0


  1. ^ a b c Kent, Jeff (1996). Port Vale Personalities. Witan Books. p. 261. ISBN 0-9529152-0-0.