Tag: Harry Bradshaw

Exciting prospects for Liverpool F.C.

May 8, 1897 Liverpool have got Harry Storer and Willie Donnelly for goal, and also Charles Jowett, the amateur, will turn out again for them. Backs: Archie Goldie, Tom Wilkie, Billy Dunlop and, Matt McQueen. Half-backs: John McCartney, Joe McQue, Patrick Gray (Partick Thistle), Thomas Cleghorn, and John […]

Players coming and going May 1897

May 6, 1897 The committee of the Liverpool Football Club have up to the present engaged the following players for next season: – The new men are  Marshall and Walker, of Leith Athletic; Gray, the centre-half of the Partick Thistle; Cunliffe, the centre-forward of Oldham County; and Finnerhan, […]

Dundee v Liverpool 4-0 (Friendly: April 29, 1897)

April 29, 1897 Match: Friendly, at Carolina Park. Dundee – Liverpool 4-0 (2-0). Attendance: 2,000. Referee: Mr. Spalding. Dundee (2-3-5): Jack Hillman; Bob Kelso, Charles Burgess; Alex Hall, William McArthur, James Dundas; Richard Allan, Joe Clark, Jamees Devlin, David Willocks, James Smith. Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer; Tom Wilkie, […]

Share of point at Anfield

April 5, 1897 This return League match was played at Anfield before about 6,000 spectators. Both teams were well represented, and Jowett kept goal for Liverpool for the first time in a League match, whilst Michael played vice Allan, who was engaged in the international fixture at the […]

Liverpool v Burnley 1-2 (League match: March 27, 1897)

March 27, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 16:00 Liverpool – Burnley 1-2 (1-2). Attendance: 10,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer, Archie Goldie, Billy Dunlop, John McCartney (C), Robert Neill, Thomas Cleghorn, Fred Geary, William Michael, George Allan, Frank Becton, Harry Bradshaw. Burnley (2-3-5): David Haddow, […]

Liverpool F.C.: Weekly review: March 8, 1897

March 8, 1897 The past week has been one of the most successful the Liverpool Club has experienced this season, and though an English Cup-tie, League game, and friendly match have been participated in, their record has remained untarnished, their opponents in each case having to acknowledge defeat […]

Liverpool v Hearts 2-1 (Friendly: March 6, 1897)

March 6, 1897 Match: Friendly, at Anfield. Liverpool – Heart of Midlothian 2-1 (1-0). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. J. McGill. Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer, Archie Goldie, Billy Dunlop, John McCartney (C), Robert Neill, Thomas Cleghorn, Malcolm McVean, Andy McCowie, William Michael, Frank Becton, Harry Bradshaw. Hearts (2-3-5): Jock […]

Liverpool v Wolves 3-0 (League match: March 4, 1897)

March 4, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15.30. Liverpool – Wolves 3-0 (2-0). Attendance: 5,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer, Archie Goldie, Billy Dunlop, John McCartney (C), Robert Neill, Thomas Cleghorn, Malcolm McVean, William Michael, George Allan, Frank Becton, Harry Bradshaw. Wolves (2-3-5): Billy Tennant, […]

Get to know Harry Bradshaw

February 28, 1897 Harry Bradshaw, who appeared as outside left in the Association team which nine days ago obtained a victory for England over Ireland by six goals to none, is a member of the Liverpool club, and, with very brief intervals, has been associated with Liverpool football […]

England beat Ireland at Trent Bridge

February 22, 1897 As nearly everybody expected, the English Eleven at Nottingham on Saturday were altogether too good for the Irishmen. Playing with easy precision the side literally “romped home” by six goals to none. The 10,000 people who were present at the match at Trent Bridge, of […]

England v Ireland 6-0 (International: February 20, 1897)

February 20, 1897 International, British Championship, at Trent Bridge (Nottingham). England – Ireland 6-0 (3-0). Attendance: 13,490. Referee: Mr. T. Robertson (Scottish FA), linesmen: Messrs. A.G. Hines (Notts County) and T.W. Gibson (I.F.A.). England (2-3-5): Jack Robinson (Derby County); William Oakley (Corinthians), Billy Williams (West Bromwich); Bernard Middleditch […]

Liverpool’s Harry Bradshaw for England

February 3, 1897 For the first Association international match of the season, which takes place at Trent Bridge, Nottingham, on Saturday, February 20, the following were chosen to represent England against Ireland: – John Robinson (Derby County), goal; William John Oakley (Corinthians) and Billy Williams (West Bromwich), backs; […]