Tag: James Bradley

South Liverpool helps out Liverpool

Friday, December 29 – 1916 South Liverpool is becoming Liverpool F.C.’s nursery, as Stourbridge used to be the nursery for Aston Villa footballers. After Bennett, the successful centre, has thrown in his lot with Liverpool, South have loaned the club Jenkinson, the full back, and Tom Page, the […]

Liverpool v Southport Central 0-1 (War time League, December 26 – 1916)

Tuesday, December 26 – 1916 Match: Lancashire Section – Subs., at Anfield. Liverpool – Southport Central 0-1 (0-0). Attendance: 16,000. Referee: Mr. Howcroft. Liverpool (2-3-5): Kenneth Campbell; Ephraim Longworth, Donald Mackinlay; John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Horace Fairhurst; Arthur Metcalf, Norman Bradley, Thomas Bennett, Tommy Cunliffe, William Murphy. Southport […]

Kenny Campbell return in goal

Friday, October 27 – 1916 Campbell, who returns to the Liverpool goal, is in grand form, and we know his reliability. Therefore the grand defence set up by the Anfield trio will simply be a case of “carry on.” Bury have a useful side, and believe they can […]

Taylor called for military service

Friday, October 20 – 1916 This morning the Notebook has exclusive news of the ending of the great triangle that has stood for Liverpool through practical every match this season. Just as we have been pondering our interests over the fact that only one goal has been scored […]

Portrait of Norman B. Bradley

Thursday, December 2 – 1915 People who are taking but a cursory interest in football these times have been very puzzled to know who and what Norman B. Bradley is. They have in many cases imagined that the old Stoke and Liverpool half back veteran had come back […]

Will Campbell play the cup tie?

Thursday, January 8 – 1914 The Liverpool Cup team will be chosen to-night, and will not include the name of R. Ferguson, but is pretty certain to include Campbell in goal in spite of the fact that the Liverpool goalkeeper was kicked in the eye and on the […]

James Bradley returns home

Thursday, May 15 – 1913 James Bradley, the Liverpool and Reading half-back, has returned to the Potteries. He has signed for  the Stoke club, to which he returns after an absence of eight years. Bradley, who commenced his senior career with Stoke in their old First League days, […]

Three cheers for Liverpool F.C.

May 1, 1911 Liverpool v Aston Villa. ** Three cheers for the team that played at Anfield on Saturday! We have had some dull games in our time, but Saturday’s exhibition was one long to be remembered as the best game seen this season. There is a reflected […]

Reserves for Blackpool clash

Friday, December 30 – 1910 The Liverpool Reserves team to meet Blackpool Reserves at Anfield was selected as follows: – Beeby; Chorlton and Rogers; Scott, Hignett, and Bradley; Speakman, Thompson, Gilligan, Millar, and Leavey. (Evening Express, 30-12-1910)

William Millar to make his debut

Friday, December 23 – 1910 The following team was selected to represent Liverpool Reserves against Accrington Stanley at Anfield, on Saturday: Gus Beeby; Tom Chorlton, Tom Rogers; Ralph Holden, Ernest Peake or Sam Hignett, James Bradley; James Speakman, Joe Brough, Sam Gilligan, William Millar, John Macdonald. It will […]

Parkinson and Harrop doubtful

Friday, December 23 – 1910 Contrary to expectations, Liverpool decided last evening to make a couple of changes in their team to oppose Aston Villa, and it is possible that still further alterations may be necessary. It will be remembered that Jim Harrop sustained a nasty kick against […]

Liverpool v Sheffield United 2-0 (League match)

Saturday, December 17 – 1910 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:15. Liverpool – Sheffield United 2-0 (1-0). Attendance: 10,000. Referee: Mr. A. Pellow; linesmen: Messrs. A. Denton and H.G. Drummond. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy; Ephraim Longworth, Alf West; Robert Robinson, Jim Harrop, James Bradley; Arthur […]

Liverpool Reserves v Oldham Athletic Reserves 2-0

Saturday, December 3 – 1910 Reserves, Lancashire Combination, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:30. Liverpool Reserves – Oldham Athletic Reserves 2-0 (2-0). Referee: Mr. A. Chadwick; linesmen: Messrs. P. Harper and R. Kenyon. Liverpool Reserves (2-3-5): Peter Malone; Tom Rogers, Alf West; Ralph Holden, Ernest Peake, James Bradley; James Speakman, […]

John Macdonald as centre forward

Friday, December 2 – 1910 MacDonald, the Liverpool winger, will be seen at centre-forward in the Liverpool Reserve team at Anfield to-morrow, this move being rendered necessary owing to injuries to Gilligan and Orr, and the inclusion of Bowyer in the first team. The Liverpool side against Oldham […]

Number of games and goals so far

November 29, 1910 Liverpool have had a rather mixed experience, but if they continue the form shown against Manchester United there is no reason why they should not improve their position considerably. Up to date the club have called on 20 players to do duty in League warfare, […]

Manchester United Reserves v Liverpool Reserves 2-2 (League match: November 26, 1910)

November 26, 1910 Reserves, Lancashire Combination, at Old Trafford. Manchester United Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 2-2 (1-1). Manchester United Reserves (2-3-5): Liverpool Reserves (2-3-5): Peter Malone, Tom Chorlton, Alf West, James Scott, Ernest Peake, James Bradley, James Speakman, Joe Brough, Sam Bowyer, William Stuart, Herbert Leavey. The goals: […]

The reserves at Manchester United

November 25, 1910 The Liverpool Reserves team to meet Manchester United Reserves at Manchester is: – Peter Malone, Tom Chorlton, Alf West, James Scott, Eernest Peake, James Bradley, James Speakman, Joe rough, Sam Bowyer, William Stuart, Herbert Leavey. The train leaves Central Station at 11:30. (Evening Express: November […]