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Robert Holmes (Bob Holmes) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com


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About Bob Holmes:

Born: June 23, 1867: Preston (Lancashire), England.
Passed away: November 16, 1955: Preston (Lancashire), England.

Position: Left back.

Height: (5ft. 8½in.);
Weight: (11st. 7lb.).

Career:
Preston Olympic.
Preston North End: 1884.
* 1888-89: 22-0 (Football League); 5-1 (FA Cup);
* 1889-90: 18-0 (Football League); 3-0 (FA Cup);
* 1890-91: 22-0 (Football League); 1-0 (FA Cup);
* 1891-92: 25-0 (Football League); 4-0 (FA Cup);
* 1892-93: 28-0 (Football League 1); 7-0 (FA Cup);
* 1893-94: 27-0 (Football League 1); 2-0 (FA Cup); 1-0 (Football League Test Match);
* 1894-95: 29-0 (Football League 1); 2-0 (FA Cup);
* 1895-96: 30-1 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup);
* 1896-97: 29-0 (Football League 1); 4-0 (FA Cup);
* 1897-98: 28-0 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup);
* 1898-99: 19-0 (Football League 1); 3-0 (FA Cup);
* 1899-00: 18-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1900-01: 4-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1901-02: 0-0 (Football League 2); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1902-03: 1-0 (Football League 2); 0-0 (FA Cup).

Merits:
England A 7-0: (v. Ireland: April 7, 1888; v. Scotland: April 4, 1891; v. Scotland: April 2, 1892; v. Wales: March 13, 1893; v. Scotland: April 1, 1893; v. Ireland: March 3, 1894; v. Ireland: March 9, 1895).
Football League Winner: 1888-89 (Preston North End), 1889-90 (Preston North End).
FA Cup Winner: 1888-89 (Preston North End).
Football League XI: 3-0.
Lancashire FA Select XI: (v. Dunbartonshire: 1886).

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

Preston Herald: March 30, 1889.

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