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About William Lacey:
“He possesses an intelligent idea of the requirements of an inside forward, and when once within the danger zone can shoot with power and precision.”
(Joint Everton and Liverpool match programme).

Born: September 24, 1889: Enniscorthy (County Wexford), in Ireland.
Passed away: May 30, 1969: Ireland.

Position: Inside left, inside right.

Height: 174 cm. (5ft. 8½in.);
Weight: 71 kilos (11st. 2lb.).

Career:
Westland Road school.
Shelbourne Boys.
Lansdowne, 1903.
Shelbourne, 1906.
** Transferred to Everton.
Everton: Signed: May 28, 1908.
* 1908-09: 1-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1909-10: 6-1 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1910-11: 24-8 (Football League 1); 2-0 (FA Cup);
* 1911-12: 6-2 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup).
** Transferred to Liverpool in a player-exchange with Harold Uren.
Liverpool: Signed: February 27, 1912;
* eligible for Liverpool F.C. in official matches: February 28, 1912.
* 1911-12: 11-1 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
* 1912-13: 20-3 (Football League 1); 4-3 (FA Cup);
* 1913-14: 35-6 (Football League 1); 8-5 (FA Cup);
* 1914-15: 32-2 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup);
* 1919-20: 33-3 (Football League 1); 5-2 (FA Cup);
* 1920-21: 22-1 (Football League 1); 2-1 (FA Cup);
* 1921-22: 39-1 (Football League 1); 3-0 (FA Cup);
* 1922-23: 30-1 (Football League 1); 4-0 (FA Cup); 1-0 (FA Charity Shield);
* 1923-24: 8-0 (Football League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup).
*** War time guest, Belfast United: May, 1915.
*** War time guest, Linfield: 1916.
** Transferred to New Brighton.
New Brighton: Signed: August, 1924.
* 1924-25: 7-0 (Football League 3N); 0-0 (FA Cup).
Player-Manager: Shelbourne: Signed: 1926.
Player-Manager: Cork Bohemians: Appointed: October, 1932.

Merits:
Liverpool Senior Cup Winner: 1909-10 (Everton); 1910-11 (Everton); 1911-12 (Liverpool).

Image(s):
Joint Everton and Liverpool Match Programme: February 8, 1913.
William Lacey 1913

Joint Everton and Liverpool Match Programme: February 7, 1914.
William Lacey 1914 III

Joint Everton and Liverpool Programme: October 3, 1914.
William Lacey 1914 II

Liverpool Echo: October 5, 1915.
William Lacey 1915 II

Liverpool Echo: October 27, 1915.
William Lacey 1915

William Lacey, 1923, from the collection of James Cotton.
Bill Lacey

William Lacey JC

Source: Evening Express: September 8, 1924.
Billy Lacey

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