William Sharpe

William Sharpe joined Arsenal from Loughborough Town in May 1894.

With a goal ratio of almost one in every three matches, the outside left picked up a goalscoring reputation - even if his Gunners tenure was brief.


Name William Sharpe
Arsenal Career 1894 - 1895
Position: Midfielder
Appearances 14 (14 starts, 0 as a sub)
Goals 4

He made his debut in a 5-2 victory over Lincoln in September 1894 before making another 12 league appearances.

Sharpe struggled to nail down a first-team place, however, and the winger was transferred to Glossop North End in August 1895.