Tag: James Hughes

James Hughes at the Palace

Saturday, December 17 – 1910 James Hughes, a player who did some excellent work at half-back for Liverpool, is now one of the mainstays of the Crystal Palace team. He fills the centre half-back position, and is a great source of strength to the Southern League leaders. Hughes […]

Big changes at Anfield

June 13, 1909 There has been something akin to an upheavel at Anfield-road. In every respect last season was a disastrous one, although Liverpool profited by the misfortune of other clubs and just managed to remain in the First League. John Cox, Alex Raisbeck, Alf West, Maurice Parry, […]

Liverpool v Everton 2-1 (Liverpool Cup, final)

Monday, April 19 – 1909 Match: Liverpool Senior Cup, final, at Anfield. Liverpool – Everton 2-1 (2-1). Attendance: 12,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy; James Hughes, Robert Crawford; Robert Robinson, Alex Raisbeck (C), James Bradley; Arthur Goddard, Sam Bowyer, Joe Hewitt, Ronald Orr, Harold Uren. Everton (2-3-5): William Scott; […]

Liverpool F.C.: The annual meeting of 1908

June 10, 1908 The Liverpool F.C.’s yearly assembly passed off very quietly on Wednesday evening. Mr. Edwin Berry presided. In reviewing the season 1907-8 both from a playing and a financial standpoint, he said there was much cause for satisfaction taking all things into consideration. The ground at […]

Liverpudliana: By Richard Samuel (May 9, 1908)

May 9, 1908 Liverpool have also nearly completed their players’ autograph-book for 1908-9. The list is as follows. Goal: Sam Hardy and Donald Sloan. Backs: Alf West, Percy Saul, Thomas Rogers, and Ted Hughes. Half-backs: Maurice Parry, Alex Raisbeck, James Bradley, Jim Harrop, George Latham, James Hughes, and […]

Ned Doig is not re-signed

May 4, 1908 Liverpool have signed the following players for next season: – Sam Hardy, Donald Sloan, Alf West, Percy Saul, Tom Rogers, Ted Hughes, Tom Chorlton, Maurice Parry, Alex Raisbeck, James Bradley, Jim Harrop, George Latham, James Hughes, Sam Hignett, Arthur Goddard, Robert Robinson, Jack Parkinson, Joe […]

Liverpool v Derby County 4-2 (FA Cup match)

Saturday, January 11 – 1908 Match: FA Cup, First Round, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:30. Liverpool – Derby County 4-2 (1-1). Attendance: 15,000; gate receipts: £285. Referee: Mr. T. Kirkham (Burslem); linesmen: Messrs. H. Holmes (Hanley) and J.W. Whitehead (Hanley). Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy, Percy Saul, Tom Rogers, James […]

Liverpool Reserves can only draw at Anfield

Thursday, December 26 – 1907 Reserves, Lancashire Combination, at Anfield, kick off: 14:30. Liverpool Reserves – Chorley 2-2 (1-2). Referee: Mr. J. Foster; Linesmen: Messrs. P.E. Burton and J. Shuttlebotham. Liverpool Reserves (2-3-5): Ted Husbands; Harry Griffiths, Billy Dunlop; Sam Hignett, George Latham, James Hughes; Harold Uren, Harry […]

Portrait of James Hughes

Saturday, November 30 – 1907 Local players are being gradually wedged into our two premier League elevens at Anfield and Goodison, to the exclusion of the foreign individual, and this policy is bound to bring forth good fruit in due course. Again this week we present our readers […]