Jimmy Ross does not want to play for Liverpool

August 22, 1894
Jimmy Ross
, who after ten years’ connection with Preston North End was on Saturday transferred by his old club to Liverpool for a consideration of £75, has emphatically stated that under no circumstances will he play with Liverpool. Sooner than leave Preston he threatens to renounce first-class football altogether.
(Source: Sunderland Daily Echo: August 22, 1894)