Speakman replaces Middlehurst at City


March 9, 1916
At Manchester City’s ground Speakman takes the place of Middlehurst, who is well, but is standing down so that Sam Speakman can have a game. Goddard’s continued absence leaves the centre half position to Wadsworth, and so the team reads: –
Ted Taylor, Ephraim Longworth, Sam Speakman, John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Donald Mackinlay, Ernest Pinkney, Wilfred Watson, Fred Pagnam, Arthur Metcalf, Tommy Cunliffe.
(Source: Liverpool Echo: March 9, 1916)

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