William Whiting (footballer)
|Full name||William Whiting|
|Date of birth||Not known|
|Place of birth||Southampton, England|
|Date of death||Not known|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Whiting played football as an amateur for Fitzhugh Rovers before joining Southampton of the Southern League in 1901. In his six years at the "Saints", he only made four first-team appearances but in excess of 200 appearances for the reserves.
His first-team debut came when he replaced the injured Samuel Meston at right-half in a 4–1 victory over Kettering Town on 15 February 1902. He made two first-team appearances in the 1902–03 season, with his final appearance in the Southern League coming on 10 April 1905.
Career as a referee
After the First World War, Whiting became a referee in Southampton, and was promoted to the Southern League list in September 1921.