Exhibition of World’s First Black Professional Footballer Launched25 October 2002

An exhibition has been launched about the world’s first black professional footballer. Arthur Wharton – ‘IN A LEAGUE OF HIS OWN’ is now on display at the Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery, in Doncaster, England.

Football Unites, Racism Divides” have a webpage about Arthur Wharton together with a timeline of important milestones in his life.