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Charlie Cross

Defender

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Biography

Date of birth

15/05/1900

Signed

Charlie Cross was Crystal Palace's full-back during his six years at the club in the 1920s, playing on both sides of the back four – deployed as a left-back between 1922-1927 before switching to right-back for his final season as a Palace player.

The defender was signed from Coventry City by manager Edmund Goodman, making from his debut against Hull City in October 1922.

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Signed from Coventry City, 1922
Debut v Hull City (H) 7/10/1922
Managers at Palace Edmund Goodman, Alex Maley, Fred Mavin.
Appearances 237

 

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