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About James Cleland:
“A rare dribbler, dodger, and good shot with left foot. Gaining pluck as he gains experience.”
(Source: Glasgow Evening Post: April 20, 1895)
Born: 1870: Lanarkshire (Scotland).
Position: Outside left, or half back.
Royal Albert, 1888.
Third Lanark: Signed: December, 1893.
Liverpool: Signed: February 28, 1894;
* registered as a Liverpool F.C. player with the Football League: March 1, 1894;
* eligible for Liverpool F.C. in official matches: March 8, 1894.
* Liverpool signed him as a cover for the Test Matches, but he did not play.
St. Bernard: Signed: December 19, 1894.
Liverpool: Loan: April 24, 1895 (until April 30, 1895).
* Registered with the Football Association: April 25, 1895.
Abercorn: Signed: July 9, 1896.
Partick Thistle: Signed: July 7, 1897.
Scottish FA Cup Winner: 1894-95 (St Bernards).