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Samuel Francis Raybould (Sam Raybould) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com


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About Sam Raybould:
“He (Raybould) is not only very fast and quick on the ball, but he centres with wonderful precision.”
(Derby Daily Telegraph, September 10 – 1894 – after his debut for Derby County).

Born: June 11, 1875: Staveley (Derbyshire), England.
Passed away: December 17, 1953: Chesterfield (Derbyshire), England.

Position: Centre forward.

Height: 178 cm. (5ft. 9 ½in.);
Weight: 76 kilos (12st.).

Career:
Seymour Exchange, 1891.
North Staveley, signed, 1892.
* Trial with Derby County vs Corinthians: March 27, 1894.
* Second trial with Derby County vs Sheffield United: April 21, 1894.
Derby County: Signed: April 1894.
* 1894-95: 5-2 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup).
* Ilkeston: Signed, March, 1895 (outside Football League).
* Announced his retirement from football in September 1897 when moving to Rotherham to start up as a victualler.
Bolsover: Signed: August, 1899 (outside Football League).
New Brighton Tower: Signed: October 9, 1899.
* 1899-00: 13-10 (Football League 2); 1-0 (FA Cup);
** Transferred to Liverpool.
Liverpool: Signed: January 3, 1900.
* eligible for Liverpool in official matches: January 10, 1900.
* 1899-00: 11-7 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup);
* 1900-01: 31-16 (Football League 1); 2-1 (FA Cup);
* 1901-02: 29-16 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1902-03: 33-31 (Football League 1); 1-1 (FA Cup);
* 1903-04: 15-4 (Football League 1); 1-1 (FA Cup);
* 1904-05: 32-20 (Football League 2); 2-0 (FA Cup);
* 1905-06: 25-10 (Football League 1); 4-4 (FA Cup); 1-1 (Charity Shield);
* 1906-07: 35-15 (Football League 1); 4-2 (FA Cup).
** Transferred to Sunderland.
Sunderland: Signed: May 11, 1907.
* 1907-08: 27-12 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup).
** Transferred to Woolwich Arsenal.
Woolwich Arsenal: Signed: May 6, 1908.
* 1908-09: 26-6 (Football League 1); 4-1 (FA Cup);
Chesterfield: Signed: September 24, 1909.
* Eligible for Chesterfield in official matches: September 25, 1909.
* 1909-10: 30-9 (Midland League); 4-2 (FA Cup);
* 1910-11: 11-3 (Midland League); 2-0 (FA Cup).
Sutton Town, 1912.
Barlborough United.

Merits:
Football League First Division Winner: 1900-01 (Liverpool), 1905-06 (Liverpool).
Football League Second Division Winner: 1904-05 (Liverpool).
Sheriff of London Charity Shield Winner: 1905-06 (Liverpool).
Derbyshire Cup Winner: 1895-96 (Ilkeston).

Image(s):
Athletic News: March 31, 1902.
1902 Sam Raybould

Illustrated Police News, December 12 – 1903.
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Unknown source.
Sam Raybould

Joint Everton and Liverpool Match Programme: April 11, 1906.
Sam Raybould 1906

Derbyshire Courier, January 29 – 1907.
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Manchester Courier, February 5 – 1910.
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Signature and address from the 1911 Census:
Sam Raybould signature
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