Manchester United-footballer George Anderson arrested in Liverpool


March 15, 1918
George Anderson, the Manchester United-footballer, has been arrested, it is reported, and handed over to the Liverpool police. It is understood that he will be charged with conspiracy to defraud in respect of a football match at Everton on January 13th. It will be remembered that he was recently “warned off” by the F.A. and League in connection with alleged attempts to bribe players.
(Source: Nottingham Evening Post: March 15, 1918)

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