Harry Thorpe

Harry Thorpe joined Arsenal in April 1903 from Chesterfield - but his Gunners career was sadly short-lived.

The left back lasted a year under the stewardship of Harry Bradshaw and made 10 appearances during that time.


Name Harry Thorpe
Arsenal Career 1903 - 1904
Position: Defender
Appearances 10 (10 starts, 0 as a sub)
Goals 0

Thorpe made his league debut against Blackpool in September 1903 but struggled to hold down a regular starting berth. He was eventually transferred to Fulham in summer 1904 before later playing for Leicester Fosse.

Thorpe died of a lung infection in September 1908 at the age of just 28.