C. W. Alcock

British cricketer, footballer and football administrator (1842-1907)

Charles William Alcock (2 December 1842 – 26 February 1907) was an English sportsperson. He was important in the development of both international football and cricket. He was also the creator of the FA Cup. He went to Harrow School. He married Eliza Caroline and they had two sons and six daughters.