Tag: Hugh McQueen

Hugh McQueen @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Hugh McQueen on PlayUpLiverpool.com. Born: October 1, 1867: Harthill (Lanarkshire), Scotland. Passed away: April 8, 1944: Norwich (Norfolk), England. Position: Outside left. Height: 172 cm. (5ft. 8in.); Weight: 73 kilos (11st. 7lb.). ** Height and weight source: Athletic News: April 17, 1893. Career: West Benhar. […]

The death of Hugh McQueen

April 8, 1944 Mr. Hugh McQueen, who played for Liverpool, Queen’s Park Rangers, and Derby County, for whom he appeared in two cup finals, died to-day at his Norwich home, aged 76. He had lived in Norwich since 1905, and was for many years trainer to Norwich City […]

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 […]

Tragic end for William Walker

Wednesday, January 23 – 1907 Footballers will regret to learn of the tragic death of Willie Walker, the veteran Leith Athletic player which took place in Edinburgh Royal Infirmary yesterday afternoon. Walker, who was playing forward, was injured in an attack on the Vale of Leven goal. Walker […]

McQueen and Fairfoull for Kilmarnock

Friday, September 30 – 1904 The Kilmarnock officials have been on the lookout for a couple of big forwards, as their front rank, while clever enough, has lacked the strength necessary in everyday League football, and it is gratifying to know that they have been successful in securing […]

Hugh McQueen transferred to Gainsborough

August 7, 1902 An old Liverpool and Derby County favourite, Hugh McQueen, who spent last season with Queen’s Park Rangers, has recently thrown in his lot with the Gainsborough. McQueen, in view of his good services to the Baseball Club, was granted a free transfer. (Manchester Courier: August […]

Liverpool v Derby County at Anfield

October 23, 1897 The League – Division 1. Liverpool v Derby County, at Anfield-road. Kick-off at 3.15 p.m. The following will play for Liverpool – Harry Storer, goal; Archie Goldie and Tom Wilkie, backs; John McCartney, Joe McQue, and Thomas Cleghorn, half backs; Robert Marshall, William Walker, Daniel […]

New players for Derby County

August 7, 1895 Both Jimmy Stevenson and John Miller are Clyde men, and played for that famous Scotch team last season. Miller is a forward of exceptional ability, and can play either centre or inside left. He has played both for Sunderland and The Wednesday. When he left […]

Football transfers

July 29, 1895 Forwards: Alex Bell, from Parkhead to Bury; John Aitken, from Dumfries to Newton Heath; George Allan, from Leith Athletic to Liverpool; Sammy Mills, from Derby County to Woolwich Arsenal; Bob Gray, from Aston Villa to Grimsby Town; Jock Sorley, from Blackburn Rovers to Burton Swifts; […]