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About Bob Menham:
“He is active and decides what to do quickly, is a good punter, fists out well, and kicks cleanly and surely.” (Sporting Life: April 10, 1897)

Born: July 5, 1871: North Shields (Durham), England.
Passed away: January 30, 1945: Swindon (Wiltshire), England.

Position: Goalkeeper.

Height: 185 cm. (6ft. 1in.);
Weight: 83 kilos (13st.).

Career:
Grenadier Guards: 1895.
Everton: Signed: May 8, 1896.
* 1896-97: 18-0 (Football League 1); 5-0 (FA Cup).
Wigan County: Signed: May, 1897.
* 1897-98: (Lancashire League).
Swindon Town: Signed: May, 1898.
* 1898-99: 19-0 (Southern League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1899-00: 31-0 (Southern League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup);
* 1900-01: 28-0 (Southern League 1); 5-1 (FA Cup);
* 1901-02: 24-0 (Southern League 1); 3-0 (FA Cup);
* 1902-03: 10-0 (Southern League 1); 4-0 (FA Cup).
** Retired summer 1903 to take position as director at Swindon Town F.C.

Merits:
Lancashire Senior Cup Winner: 1896-97 (Everton).

Image(s):
Sporting Life: April 10, 1897.

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