March 1, 1897 Mr. John Charles Clegg presided over a meeting of the Football Association`s council, held at the offices, 61, Chancery Lane, London, yesterday
February 27, 1897 Match: FA Cup, Third Round, at Deepdale. Preston North End – Aston Villa 1-1 (1-0). Attendance: 14,000; gate receipts: £867 17s. Preston
December 26, 1896 Liverpool v Aston Villa. The visit of the League champions to Anfield yesterday aroused a considerable amount of interest, and there were
December 25, 1896 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:00. Liverpool – Aston Villa 3-3 (2-2). Attendance: 15,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer, Archie
August 25, 1896 All the leading Association teams are now in practice for the opening of the season of 1896-7, which will be inaugurated in
April 11, 1896 International: Inter League, at Goodison Park. English League – Scottish League 5-1 (1-1). Attendance: 21,820; gate receipts: £528. Referee: Lieutenant Simpson; linesmen:
April 4, 1896 International: British Championship, at Parkhead (Glasgow), kick-off: 16:00. Scotland – England 2-1 (2-0). Attendance: 51,345; gate receipts: £3,244. Referee: Mr. Humphrey Jones
March 28, 1896 Match: Birmingham Senior Cup, Final, at Perry Barr, kick-off: 16:00. Aston Villa – Sheffield United 3-0 (3-0). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. A.
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
July 10, 1895 A meeting of the Management Committee of the Football League was held at the Colonade Hotel, Birmingham, yesterday. There were present –
May 20, 1895 The Football League held their annual meeting yesterday, at the Old Boar’s Head, Manchester, when there was a large attendance. Prior to
April 13, 1895 International: Inter League, at Celtic Park (Parkhead). Scottish League – English League 1-4 (1-2). Attendance: 30,000. Referee: Mr. J. Marshall (Third Lanark);
January 19, 1895 Match: Lancashire Cup, First Round, at Turf Moor. Burnley – Liverpool 0-4 (0-3). Attendance: 5,000; gate receipt: £74. Referee: Mr. John Lewis
November 3, 1894 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Burnley 0-3 (0-1). Attendance: 6,000. Referee: Mr. Kirkham (Darwen). Liverpool (2-3-5):
September 4, 1894 Burnley v Liverpool. Owing to the fine performance against Blackburn Rovers a big crowd assembled at Turf Moor yesterday to witness the
September 3, 1894 Key note: “Liverpool followed up their fine performance with the Rovers by an even better exhibition against Burnley at Turf Moor on
April 21, 1894 International: Inter League, at Goodison Park. English League – Scottish League 1-1 (1-0). Attendance: 28,300. Referee: Mr. Robert Irvine (Ireland). English League
February 10, 1894 International: Inter League, at Ballynafeigh Ground. Irish League – English League 2-4 (0-3). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. R. Irvine; linesmen: Messrs.: H.
January 9, 1894 Liverpool v Burnley. Owing to the Arctic-like conditions under which this game was played the spectators did, not reach anything like a
January 8, 1894 Match: Benefit Match, for the William McGregor Fund, at Anfield. Liverpool – Burnley 2-0 (1-0). Attendance: 300. Referee: Mr. John James Bentley.
January 8, 1894 Liverpool wound up their holiday matches by defeating Woolwich Arsenal on Monday, and their performance, remembering the festive season of the year,
April 17, 1893 The heights and weights of the Burnley players are: Jack Hillman, 180 cm. (6ft.); 92 kilos (14st. 7lb.); Sandy Lang, 170 cm.