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About Robert Neill.

Born: 1876, in Govan (Lanarkshire), in Scotland.
Passed away: March 2, 1913: Govan (Lanarkshire), in Scotland.

Position: Centre-half.

Height: 163 cm (5ft. 4in.);
Weight: 67 kilos (10st. 7lb.).

Career:
Ashfield.
Northern: Signed: August 16, 1893.
* 1893-94: 0-0 (Scottish League 2); 0-0 (FA Cup).
Hibernian: Signed: June 11, 1894.
* 1894-95: 17-8 (Scottish League 1); 3-0 (FA Cup).
Liverpool: Signed: January 3, 1895;
* registered with the Football League: January 4, 1895;
* eligible for Liverpool in official matches: January 11, 1895.
* Transfer to Liverpool registered with Scottish League: April 25, 1895.
* 1894-95: 0-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup); 1-0 (Football League Test Match);
*** Hibernians: on loan, May 3, 1895, and for the whole of 1895/96 season.
*** 1895-96: 17-6 (Scottish League 1); 4-2 (FA Cup);
* 1896-97: 22-2 (Football League 1); 4-1 (FA Cup);
Glasgow Rangers: Signed: April 28, 1897.
* 1897-98: 12-3 (Scottish League 1); 7-2 (FA Cup);
* 1898-99: 18-6 (Scottish League 1); 4-1 (FA Cup);
* 1899-00: 15-3 (Scottish League 1); 4-1 (FA Cup);
* 1900-01: 9-1 (Scottish League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup);
* 1901-02: 16-3 (Scottish League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup);
* 1902-03: 17-8 (Scottish League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1903-04: 5-0 (Scottish League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1904-05: 0-0 (Scottish League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1905-06: 0-0 (Scottish League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1906-07: 0-0 (Scottish League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
** Retired after the 1906-07 season.

Merits:
Scotland A 2-2: (v. Wales: March 21, 1896 ‘2g’; v. Wales: February 3, 1900).
Scotland A Trial 6-0: (March 7, 1896; March 22, 1897; March 5, 1898; March 23, 1898; March 28, 1899); March 20, 1901).
Scottish League XI Select 1-0: (v. English League: March 16, 1901).
Glasgow XI Select 2-0: (v. Sheffield: November 4, 1899; v. Sheffield: September 11, 1901).
Scottish Football League First Division Winner: 1894-95 (Hibernian); 1898-99 (Glasgow Rangers); 1899-00 (Glasgow Rangers); 1900-01 (Glasgow Rangers); 1901-02: (Glasgow Rangers).
Scottish FA Cup winner: 1897-98 (Glasgow Rangers); 1902-03 (Glasgow Rangers).
Glasgow Cup Winner: 1897-98: (Glasgow Rangers); 1899-00 (Glasgow Rangers); 1901-02 (Glasgow Rangers).
Glasgow Junior Cup Winner: 1892-93 (Ashfield).

Image(s):

Robert Neill II

Dundee Courier: March 23, 1896.
Robert Neill I

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