Tag: Duncan McLean

Duncan McLean @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Duncan McLean on PlayUpLiverpool. About Duncan McLean: Born: January 20, 1868: Renton (Dunbartonshire), Scotland. Passed away: November 17, 1944: Renton (Dunbartonshire), Scotland. Position: Left back. Height: 179 cm. (5ft. 10½in.); Weight: 77 kilos (12st. 2lb.). ** Height and weight source: Athletic News: April 17, 1893. […]

Matt McQueen: Liverpool F.C.’s choice

February 19, 1923 After careful examination of an extraordinary number of applications for the post of team-manager to the Liverpool Association Club, now threatening to establish a post-war record as League Champions, the directors of the club have appointed Matt McQueen to that position. There is no better-known […]

Mr. John McKenna’s long service

January 20, 1919 The President of the Football League, Mr. John McKenna, greatly distinguished himself in the interview with the professional players. To conduct an argument with about 70 players, full of grievances, for two hours, requires not only ability, but patience, tact, and knowledge. Mr. McKenna disarmed […]

The death of Andrew Kelvin

October 23, 1911 Andrew Kelvin, one of the original members of the Liverpool Association club recently died at his house in Kilmarnock. He took part in the first match for Liverpool, when Rotherham Town were beaten 7-0. The Liverpool side on that day was: Sydney Ross, Andrew Hannah, […]

Scottish League teams 1897/98

July 31, 1897 (from the Scottish Referee). Celtic. Goal: Dan McArthur. Backs: Dan Doyle, James Orr, Jim Welford. Half-backs: Russell, Willie Orr, Jeremiah “Jerry” Reynolds, Hugh Goldie. Forwards: James Blessington, Patrick Gilhooly, George Allan, John James Campbell, John Henderson, Alex King. Alex King, Celtic. Clyde. Goal: Hamilton, Wilkie […]

Scotland v Ireland 5-1 (International: March 27, 1897)

March 27, 1897 International: British Championship, at Ibrox Park (Glasgow). Scotland – Ireland 5-1 (4-0). Attendance: 15,000. Referee: Mr. James Cooper (English FA). Scotland (2-3-5): Matt Dickie (Glasgow Rangers), Duncan McLean (St. Bernard`s), John Drummond (Captain, Glasgow Rangers), Neil Gibson (Glasgow Rangers), William Baird (St. Bernard`s), David Stewart […]

Sweet revenge for Liverpool

April 1, 1895 The return match between these clubs was played off on the Anfield enclosure on Saturday, when the Liverpudlians satisfactorily reversed the previous defeat (5-0) by a win of 4 goals to 2. Neither side was at its fullest strength, Jack Earp, Bob Ferrier, and Harry […]

Corinthians v Liverpool 5-2 (Friendly: February 23, 1895)

February 23, 1895 Match: Friendly, at Essex County Ground. Corinthians – Liverpool 5-2 (3-1). Attendance: 4,000. Corinthians (2-3-5): Baker, Lodge, Oakley, Alexander, Richard Barker, Arthur George Henfrey, Fernie, Leslie Hewitt Gay, Lowe, Gerald Dewhurst, Hugh Stanbrough. Liverpool (2-3-5): Matt McQueen, Billy Dunlop, Duncan McLean, John McCartney, John Curran, […]

A new league record

October 15, 1894 Well it’s a record – £1026; prodigious would Dominic Sampeson describe the proceeds. So will Dicky Sams and so will the people generally. The phenomenal sum and indicates beyond all cavil that, there must have been something near 40,000 spectators, and yet the attraction was […]