Caesar ten Cate

Caesar Herman "Cees" ten Cate (August 20, 1890, in Ngawi, Java – June 9, 1972, in Amsterdam) was a Dutch amateur football player who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics.

Cees ten Cate
Dutch national team at the Olympics 1912, with trainer Edgar Chadwick (left) and Cees ten Cate (2nd from left)
Personal information
Full name Caesar Herman ten Cate
Date of birth (1890-08-20)20 August 1890
Place of birth Ngawi, Dutch East Indies
Date of death 9 June 1972(1972-06-09) (aged 81)
Place of death Amsterdam, Netherlands
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1908–1913 Haarlem
National team
1912 Netherlands 3 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Medal record
Men's Football
Representing  Netherlands
Olympic Games
1912 Stockholm Team competition

International career

Ten Cate made his debut for the Netherlands in a June 1912 Olympic Games match against Sweden and earned all of his three caps at the tournament,[1] winning a bronze medal. He was only included in the squad because first choice forwards Mannes Francken and Jan Thomee had to pull out.[2]


  1. Intl career stats - Voetbalstats
  2. Profile - Voetballegends (in Dutch)

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