Everton F.C. A to Z

Robert Henry Howarth (Bob Howarth) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com


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About Bob Howarth:

Born: June 20, 1865: Preston (Lancashire), England.
Passed away: August 20, 1938: Preston (Lancashire), England.
Funeral/burial: August 24, 1938: St. Paul’s Church / Preston Cemetery.

Position: Right back.

Height: (5ft. 11½);
Weight: (13st.).

Career:
Preston Excelsior (rugby).
St. Paul (cricket).
Preston North End: 1883.
* 1888-89: 18-0 (Football League); 5-0 (FA Cup);
* 1889-90: 21-0 (Football League); 3-0 (FA Cup);
* 1890-91: 6-0 (Football League); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1891-92: 2-0 (Football League); 0-0 (FA Cup).
Everton: November, 1891.
* 1891-92: 11-0 (Football League); 2-0 (FA Cup);
* 1892-93: 26-0 (Football League 1); 7-0 (FA Cup);
* 1893-94: 22-0 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup).
Preston North End, May 1, 1894.
* 1894-95: 2-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1898-99: 1-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup).
** Received £200 down and a weekly wage of £2 when he signed for Everton. The contract also stated he would play for them until April 30, 1894, by that time he would have completed his exams and become a duly qualified solicitor.

Merits:
England A 5-0: (v. Ireland: February 5, 1887; v. Wales: February 4, 1888; v. Scotland: March 17, 1888; v. Scotland: April 4, 1891; v. Ireland: March 3, 1894).
Football League XI 2-0.
Lancashire FA Select XI. (v. Ayrshire, 1885).
Football League Winner: 1888-89 (Preston North End), 1889-90 (Preston North End).
FA Cup Winner: 1888-89 (Preston North End).
Lancashire Cup Winner: 1886-87 (Preston North End).

Image(s):
Preston Herald: March 24, 1888.

Preston Herald: March 30, 1889.

Sporting Life: March 25, 1893.

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