Registered players for Bristol Rovers Football Club, season 1914-15: Herbert H. Bennett, William Blunt, registered on the transfer list, David Boxley, Riba Boxley, registered on the transfer
August 8, 1948 To many of his workmates in a Clyde shipyard 84-year-old Jimmy Brogan is just “the old bloke in the gatehouse.” Entirely unexpected
January 4, 1902 Is football what it was 10 years ago? By William McGregor (founder of the Football League). Go where you will in football
November 19, 1892 Liverpool had rather an unwelcome experience on their first visit to the Fylde when Blackpool beat them, so were determined not to
November 14, 1892 Liverpool undertook another journey into the Fylde district on Saturday, and, smarting under the reverse at Blackpool, there was an air of
November 12, 1892 Fleetwood Rangers v Liverpool. This fixture was played at Fleetwood, in the presence of a vast crowd of spectators. The homesters shaped
November 12, 1892 Match: Lancashire League, at The Copse, kick-off: 15:00. Fleetwood Rangers – Liverpool 1-4 (1-3). Attendance: 2,000. Fleetwood Rangers (2-3-5): Chapman, S. Colley,
September 9, 1891 Match: Tour of the American-Canadians, at Pike’s Lane. Bolton Wanderers – Canadians 1-1 (1-1) (match was played over 2 x 35 minutes).
April 25, 1891 Match: Lancashire Cup, Final, at Anfield (Liverpool). Bolton Wanderers – Darwen 3-1 (1-0). Attendance: 7,000. Referee: Mr. Hughes (Cheshire FA). Bolton Wanderers
September 8, 1888 Match: Football League, at Pikes Lane, kick-off: 15:40. Bolton Wanderers – Derby County 3-6 (3-4). Attendance: 3,000. Bolton Wanderers (2-3-5): Charlie Harrison;
August 18, 1888 That the Bolton Wanderers Reserves, to whom is to be entrusted the honour of the club in the qualifying competition for the
October 29, 1887 Match: FA Cup, First Round, replay, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Everton – Bolton Wanderers 2-2 (1-1) aet. Attendance: 7,500. Referee: Mr. R.P.
March 26, 1887 Match: Lancashire Cup, Final, at Pike’s Lane (Bolton), kick-off: 15:35. Preston North End – Bolton Wanderers 3-0 (3-0). Attendance: 15,000. Referee: Mr.
December 10, 1884 At a meeting of the Sub Committee on Professionalism of the S.F.A. it was decided to send each of the players who