February 12, 1894 At length the much-talked-of, and eagerly-looked-forward-to Cup fight between Liverpool and Preston North End is decided. For the last week or so
February 10, 1894 Match: FA Cup 2nd Round, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Preston North End 3-2 (2-1). Attendance: 17,000, gate receipts: £460. Referee,
November 20, 1893 In the Sheffield United v. Preston North End League match at Bramall Lane, Sheffield, yesterday, Willie Hendry (Sheffield United) dislocated his knee,
Monday, October 2 – 1893 When Ross, jun. (Jimmy Ross), returned to Preston on Saturday night, after playing against Bolton Wanderers, he went to Dr.
April 22, 1893 Match: Lancashire Cup, Final, at Ewood Park, kick-off: 15:35. Preston North End – Bolton Wanderers 2-0 (1-0). Attendance: 4,000. Referee: Mr. J.
April 22, 1893 * Goodisonians must please not shout at Liverpool – the team may break. * There is no Houlding Dick since Liverpool were,
April 15, 1893 * Bob Kelso is rapidly acquiring the reputation of being the finest right back in the country. * Is Jim Brandon, of
January 16, 1893 The heights and weights of the Preston North End players are: Jimmy Trainer, 180 cm. (5ft. 11in.), 81 kilos (12st. 11lb.); Robert
December 3, 1892 Match: Football League, First Division, at Deepdale. Preston North End – Everton 5-0 (5-0). Attendance: 7,000. Referee: Mr. J. McIntyre (Manchester). Preston
November 11, 1892 Jimmy Ross, Preston North End. (Source: Scottish Referee: November 11, 1892) XX
October 24, 1892 Match: League trial, at Bramall Lane. Lancashire and North – Midlands 2-3 (1-2). Attendance: 5,000. Lancashire and North (2-3-5): John Sutcliffe (Bolton
October 1, 1892 * Liverpool team each get a “bob” for every goal scored and ten “bob” for a win. * Who walked to Anfield
April 16, 1892 * Why didn’t Andrew Hannah and Dan Doyle address the crowd from the Sandon windows? * Mr. John James Ramsay says “that
January 23, 1892 (Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News: January 23, 1892) Back row (left to right): Bob Holmes, Jack Sharp, Moses Sanders, club trainer, Billy
March 30, 1889 Match: English FA Cup, Final, at Kennington Oval (London). Preston North End – Wolves 3-0 (2-0). Attendance: 27,000. Referee: Major Marindin (English
September 8, 1888 Match: Football League, at Deepdale. Preston North End – Burnley 5-2 (2-1). Attendance: 6,000. Referee: Mr. Brownlow (Halliwell). Preston North End (2-3-5):
August 18, 1888 That a Scottish contemporary has made the discovery that the Goodalls (Johnny and Archie) go to Derby County, N.J. Ross goes to
August 3, 1888 The advent of the coming football season will see a change in the composition of the North End football team. N.J. Ross,
March 24, 1888 Match: English FA Cup Final, at Kennington Oval, kick-off: 15:30. West Bromwich Albion – Preston North End 2-1 (1-0). Attendance: 19,000. Referee:
January 7, 1888 Match: FA Cup, Fifth Round, at Perry Barr (Birmingham). Aston Villa – Preston North End 1-3 (1-1). Attendance: 26,000; gate receipts: £1,000.
October 15, 1887 Match: FA Cup, First Round, at Deepdale, kick-off: 15:30. Preston North End – Hyde 26-0 (12-0). Attendance: 2,000. Referee: Mr. R.G. Barlow
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