October 13, 1902 If there is a referee who covers ground quicker than any other, he is Mr. A.J. Barker. This is his own oft-expressed
April 26, 1902 Match: English FA Cup, Final, replay, at Crystal Palace, kick-off: 15:30. Sheffield United – Southampton 2-1 (1-0). Attendance: 33,068; gate receipts: £1,626
April 19, 1902 Match: English FA Cup, Final, at Crystal Palace, kick-off: 15:30. Sheffield United – Southampton 1-1 (0-0). Attendance: 76,914; gate receipts: £2,895 8s.
February 10, 1902 Southampton v Liverpool. The meeting of the respective champions of the Southern and First Leaguers drew an attendance of 15,000 to this
February 8, 1902 Southampton v Liverpool. At the Dell, Southampton, before a great crowd. The ground was in splendid condition when the teams lined up,
February 8, 1902 Match: FA Cup, Second Round, at The Dell, kick-off: 15:15. Southampton – Liverpool 4-1 (2-0). Attendance: 15,000; gate receipt: £918. Referee: Mr.
April 6, 1901 Liverpool v Everton. A friendly game between these old rivals took place at Anfield yesterday afternoon and with both sides playing at
April 5, 1901 Match: Friendly, at Anfield. Liverpool – Everton 2-1 (1-0). Attendance: 6,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Bill Perkins; John Glover, Billy Dunlop; Maurice Parry, Alex
January 21, 1901 The second tit-bit of the season promised to be an interesting event, seeing that the two Liverpool clubs were so close together
January 21, 1901 Liverpool v Everton. More wretched weather than that which, prevailed on the occasion of the important fixture can scarcely be imagined, and
January 19, 1901 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick off: 14:45. Liverpool – Everton 1-2 (1-1). Attendance: 18,000. Referee: Mr. Aaron Scragg (Crewe).
September 24, 1900 Everton v Liverpool The first of the League engagements between these clubs brought together over 45,000 spectators at Goodison Park. The sides
September 22, 1900 Key note: “It often happens that in meetings between two rival teams, under conditions similar to those which prevailed at Goodison Park,
September 11, 1900 About 5,000 spectators last evening testified to the popularity of the Everton custodian, and in these days of league, when the public
September 10, 1900 Benefit: Willie Muir’s benefit, at Goodison Park. Englishmen XI – Scotchmen XI 1-2. Attendance: 5,000. Englishmen (2-3-5): George Kitchen, Billy Balmer, Smart
August 20, 1900 The football served up to the Liverpool public last season at Goodison Park was certainly not of a very exhilarating character. It
April 28, 1900 Match: Football League, First Division, at Goodison Park. Everton – Manchester City 4-0 (2-0). Attendance: 12,000. Everton (2-3-5): Willie Muir, William Balmer,
December 23, 1899 Match: Football League, First Division, Villa Park. Aston Villa – Stoke 4-1 (2-0). Attendance: 7,000. Referee: Mr. Black. Aston Villa (2-3-5): Billy
September 30, 1899 One of the best known of our wire-pullers in football once remarked to me: “Stoke have done more to put up wages
September 4, 1899 Liverpool opened their season by visiting Stoke, 10,000 spectators witnessing the encounter. With the exception of Higginson, who took the centre position,
September 2, 1899 Match: Football League, First Division, at Victoria Ground, kick-off: 15:30. Stoke – Liverpool 3-2 (1-1). Attendance: 8,000 to 10,000. Referee: Mr. J.H.
April 1, 1899 International: Inter League, at Celtic Park (Parkhead). Scottish League – Football League 1-4 (0-0). Attendance: 35,000. Referee: Mr. Tom Robertson (Queen’s Park).
February 4, 1899 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Stoke 1-0 (1-0). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. J.H. Strawson; linesmen: Messrs.
November 5, 1898 International: Inter League, at Grosvenor Park, kick-off: 15:00. Irish League – English League 1-5 (0-2). Attendance: 7,000. Referee: Mr. Tom Robertson (Queens
October 8, 1898 Match: Football League, First Division, at Victoria Grounds, kick-off: 15:30. Stoke – Liverpool 2-1 (2-1). Attendance: 8,000. Referee: Mr. E.F. Stuart. Stoke