October 25, 1924 Before the League matches had absorbed every available Saturday and holiday fixture date, Everton, and later on Liverpool, made a feature each
April 17, 1915 The most remarkable semi-final in my career. Alex Raisbeck relates practical jokes of John Walker. How Johnnie Goldie’s impediment roused wrath of
February 10, 1905 Yesterday the death took place at Glasgow from influenza of Bernard Battles, the well-known Scottish footballer. Barney Battles, who was 32 years
All articles about Barney Battles on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Barney Battles: “It can be truly said that those who knew Barney best loved him most. Open-handed
June 11, 1904 Several Clubs wanted Barney Battles, the noted back. Kilmarnock have been successful, he having signed for the Ayrshire team on Saturday night.
May 23, 1903 Match: Glasgow Charity Cup, Final, at Cathkin Park. Celtic – St. Mirren 5-2 (4-1). Attendance: 14,000. Referee: Mr. Tom Robertson. Celtic (2-3-5):
November 7, 1902 Back row, left to right: Dan Friel (trainer), Barney Battles, Willie Loney, Henry Marshall, James Moir, Alex “Sandy” McMahon, Hugh Watson, John
October 9, 1902 The vexed question – Who is to be outside right in the Dundee team against St. Mirren at Paisley in the Scottish
May 31, 1902 Match: Glasgow Charity Cup, Final, replay, at Hampden Park. Hibernian – Celtic 6-2 (5-0). Attendance: 8,000. Referee: Mr. R.T. Murray (Stenhousemuir). Hibernian
May 23, 1901 Match: Glasgow Charity Cup, Final, replay, at the Glasgow Exhibition Sports Enclosure, kick-off: 18:15. Third Lanark – Celtic 3-0 (2-0). Attendance: 7,000.
May 9, 1901 Match: Glasgow Charity Cup, Final, replay, at the Glasgow Exhibition Sports Enclosure. Third Lanark – Celtic 0-0 (0-0). Attendance: 12,000. Referee: Mr.
March 30, 1901 International: British Championship, at Crystal Palace. England – Scotland 2-2 (1-0). Attendance: 18,520. Referee: Mr. James Torrans (Ireland). England (2-3-5): John Sutcliffe
March 2, 1901 International: British Championship, at The Racecourse (Wrexham). Wales – Scotland 1-1 (0-0). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. Charles Sutcliffe (England). Wales (2-3-5): Leigh
March 1, 1901 The following teams will, so far as is at present known, figure in this match, at Wrexham, tomorrow (Saturday, March 2): Wales:
May 12, 1900 Match: Glasgow Charity Cup Final, at Hampden Park. Glasgow Rangers – Celtic 5-1 (3-0). Attendance: 15,000. Referee: Mr. Tom Robertson (Queens Park).
November 18, 1899 Match: Glasgow Cup, Final, at Cathkin Park. Glasgow Rangers – Celtic 1-0 (1-0). Referee: Mr. James Baillie (Edinburgh). Attendance: 12,000. Glasgow Rangers
May 27, 1899 Match: Glasgow Charity Cup, Final, at Ibrox Park. Celtic – Glasgow Rangers 2-0 (1-0). Attendance: 20,000. Referee: Mr. Tom Robertson (Queen’s Park).
October 3, 1898 Barney Battles, the ex-Celtic, ex-Dundee player, arrived in Glasgow yesterday for the purpose of rejoining the Celts, who are so badly off
September 10, 1898 Rhyl United: Glass, Vernon Jones, Ike Williams, C. Totty, Alf Vaughan, Alf Williams, Will Jones, Wilfred Hall, R. Simcock, Sam Parry, Harry
September 3, 1898 Match: Combination, at Victoria Park, kick-off: 15:45. Rhyl United – Liverpool Reserves 0-7 (0-2). Attendance: 800. Referee: Mr. Jack Higginson (Chester). Rhyl
August 27, 1898 Followers of the Liverpool club are anticipating great and glorious things. They are hoping to quite outshine their local rivals, the Evertonians,
August 27, 1898 Liverpudlians are awaiting the forthcoming season with eagerness and confidence, and unless Tom Watson is a false prophet Liverpool will achieve fame
May 11, 1898 The Liverpool Club’s team for next season will be selected from the following: – Goal: Harry Storer; backs – Archie Goldie, Billy
Saturday, April 30 – 1898 The following players have signed on for Liverpool: – Harry Storer, Billy Dunlop, Tom Wilkie, Thomas Cleghorn, Barney Battles, William
April 5, 1898 The Scottish Football Association met Tuesday night in their rooms, Carlton Place, Glasgow – Mr. D. McKenzie, President, in the chair. Transfers: