|Full name||James Settle|
|Date of birth||5 September 1875|
|Place of birth||Millom, Cumberland, England|
|Date of death||1 June 1954(aged 78)|
|Place of death||Horwich, Lancashire, England|
|Playing position||Inside forward|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Settle played for Bolton Wanderers and Bury before joining Everton in 1899, with whom he won the FA Cup in 1906. Settle was the Football League First Division's leading goalscorer for the 1901-02 season with 18 goals, the lowest of the highest totals achieved in the English top-flight to date. In 1908 Settle was sold to Stockport County, his final club before retiring from football.
Settle represented England 6 times between 1899 and 1903, playing in the British Home Championship against the other Home Nations, scoring 6 times, including a hat-trick against Ireland in February 1899. Settle scored England's only goal in the match against Scotland in April 1902 which was expunged from the records and replayed as a result of the Ibrox disaster which occurred during the game. Settle's goal in this match is not included in his international record.
- "England players: Jimmy Settle". englandfootballonline. Retrieved 24 July 2018.
- EVERTONFC.COM: | History | Players | Everton Legends | Everton Legends N-S
- ToffeeWeb - Everton History: Top Goalscorers
- englandstats.com | Player Report | Jimmy Settle
- Jimmy Settle at Stats section of Everton F.C. website
- Jimmy Settle at Englandstats.com
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