May 15, 1915 Alick Raisbeck pays rare tribute to late Tom Watson. Why the Liverpool secretary was so successful. Unusual spectacle at International with England.
May 9, 1915 In the West of Scotland there were few better known personalities in the world of football than the late Tom Watson, manager
May 6, 1915 We regret to announce the death of Mr. Tom Watson, the secretary of the Liverpool Football Club, which took place yesterday afternoon,
April 23, 1898 Match: Liverpool Senior Cup, Final, at Goodison Park. Everton – New Brighton Tower 3-0 (2-0). Attendance: 2,000. Everton (2-3-5): Charles Jowett, William
March 22, 1897 Match: International match: Scotland international trial, at Tynecastle. Home Scots – Anglo Scots 1-2. Attendance: 5,000. The Home Scots Eleven: John Patrick
March 2, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Newcastle Road. Sunderland – Burnley 1-1 (0-1). Attendance: 3,000. Sunderland (2-3-5): Ned Doig, Robert McNeill, Donald
February 19, 1897 The Anglo-Scots for the international trial is to be selected from: Goal, Ned Doig (Sunderland); backs, Jimmy Methven (Derby County), John Somerville
November 9, 1896 The return League game between these clubs took place at Anfield on Saturday, before an assemblage of 10,000. The weather was extremely
November 7, 1896 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Sunderland 3-0 (1-0). Attendance: 12,000. Referee: Mr. J. West. Liverpool (2-3-5):
October 17, 1896 Match: Football League, First Division, at Newcastle Road, kick-off: 15:15. Sunderland – Liverpool 4-3 (3-0). Attendance: 8,500. Referee: Mr. J. Fox. Sunderland
March 26, 1895 Liverpool v Sunderland. The wretched state of the weather put a damper upon the return League fixture between these clubs; yet, in
March 25, 1895 Key note: “It was a very fine game all though, and a draw would have been a better result. Collectively, the Sunderland
May 27, 1893 Match: Glasgow Charity Cup, Final, at Celtic Park, kick-off: 15:30. Celtic – Glasgow Rangers 5-0 (5-0). Attendance: 5,000. Celtic (2-3-5): Joe Cullen,
October 7, 1892 The match between those teams at Ibrox Park, Govan, was witnessed by about 6,000 spectators. Unfortunately the weather was rather showery, the
October 7, 1892 Rangers v New Liverpool. At Ibrox, in wet weather, and before 5,000 spectators. The Liverpool were without Jock Smith, who is suffering
October 6, 1892 Quick note: “The play of the visitors, seeing they are a new organisation, was watched with much interest; and while they are
June 1, 1892 Match: Glasgow Charity Cup, Final, at Celtic Park. Celtic – Glasgow Rangers 2-0 (0-0). Attendance: 7,000; gate receipts: £185. Referee: Mr. T.R.
April 11, 1892 International: Inter League, at Pike’s Lane (Bolton). English League – Scottish League 2-2 (1-0) (match played 2 x 40 mins.). Attendance: 12,000.
December 26, 1891 The Christmas Day attraction-no other could have been greater at Anfield was the return League match between Everton and Sunderland, the previous
December 25, 1891 Match: Football League, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:30. Everton – Sunderland 0-4 (0-3). Attendance: 13,000. Everton (2-3-5): Dick Williams, Duncan McLean, Bob Howarth,
July 31, 1891 The English agents have again been busy in the ranks of Scotch football players, with the result that another batch of prominent
January 28, 1888 Match: Glasgow Cup, Final, at Hampden Park, kick-off: 15:10. Cambuslang – Glasgow Rangers 3-1 (1-1). Attendance: 10,000. Cambuslang (2-3-5): James Dunn, William