Dan Fawcus

Daniel G. Fawcus (1858 – 1925) was an English professional football player and administrator active throughout Europe.

Dan Fawcus
Personal information
Date of birth 1858
Place of birth North Shields, England
Date of death 1925 (aged 6667)
Place of death Blonay, Switzerland
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1898–1900 Genoa
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


Fawcus was a player of Italian club Genoa between 1898 and 1900,[1] after being one of the original founders of the club in 1893.[2] By 1901 Fawcus had become Genoa's president, and started a three-yearly competition called the Fawcus Cup.[2]


  1. "English Players in Italy". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 21 September 2007. Retrieved 14 November 2010.
  2. "Genoa Cricket & Football Club - Short Historical Overview 1893-1960". RSSSF. Retrieved 14 November 2010.