Joe Powell to captain Woolwich Arsenal

September 4, 1893
Joe Powell, the ex-soldier, who was bought out of the army by the Woolwich Arsenal Committee last year, after playing well in the Army v Corinthians match, is to captain the Woolwich professional team this season, vice Charles Booth, who filled the post last year.
(Source: Athletic News: September 4, 1893)


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.