All articles about John Holmes on PlayUpLiverpool.com. ; About John Holmes: Born: 1874, in Preston, Lancashire. Passed away: Position: Left half. Height: 180 cm. (5ft.
April 3, 1902 The negotiations which were opened a short time ago for the securing by the Chorley club of the well-known players Tommy Bradshaw
August 31, 1901 Considerable sensation was caused in Liverpool football circles on Saturday by the unexpected decision of the directors of New Brighton Tower, one
Wednesday, December 26 – 1900 The reserve teams of these local clubs met at the Tower Grounds, New Brighton, yesterday afternoon to decide their return
December 25, 1900 Reserves, Lancashire Combination, Tower Grounds. New Brighton Tower Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 0-1 (0-0). Attendance: 2,000. New Brighton Tower Reserves (2-3-5): Albert
September 19, 1899 Unfortunately for the success of this fixture the weather last evening was altogether against the pursuit of outdoor sport, and it was
September 18, 1899 Match: Benefit for Billy Dunlop, at Anfield. Liverpool – New Brighton Tower 2-0 (0-0) (match played over 2 x 35 min.). Attendance:
May 7, 1898 ** Alex Raisbeck is having a tall wage from Liverpool. Stoke would not pay it, although they are taking on Thomas Hyslop
April 9, 1898 Match: Lancashire Combination, at Fleetwood. Fleetwood Rangers – Liverpool 1-0 (1-0). Fleetwood Rangers (2-3-5): Wright; Barrow, Scott; Lawrence, Jones, Hornby, James Cartmell,
March 31, 1898 Key note: “This return League game was played on the Liverpool ground yesterday in fine weather, and before some 5,000 spectators. On
March 12, 1898 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Notts County 2-0 (1-0). Attendance: 8,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer, Archie
November 27, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at City Ground, kick-off: 14:30. Nottingham Forest – Liverpool 2-3 (0-2). Attendance: 6,000. Referee: Mr. J.E. Carpenter.
November 20, 1897 Key note: “After the lapse of three weeks, with ne’er a victory to record, the success of Liverpool against the Wolves was
November 15, 1897 Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion. These teams met at Stoney Lane for the first time this season, but owing to the unpropitious
November 13, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Stoney Lane, kick-off: 14:45. West Bromwich Albion – Liverpool 2-1 (1-1). Attendance: 1,500. West Bromwich (2-3-5):
November 8, 1897 Liverpool v Nottingham Forest. There was not a great attendance of spectators present on Saturday, when play in this match was commenced
November 8, 1897 These teams met at Anfield, on Saturday, for the first time this season. Liverpool were still without Archie Goldie, Frank Becton, and
November 6, 1897 Quick note: “Liverpool distinguished themselves in a somewhat surprising manner against Nottingham Forest, and, as a consequence, sustained their first defeat at
November 1, 1897 Liverpool were in sore straits for their match with last year’s League champions, for to face the Villa on their own ground
November 1, 1897 Beautiful weather prevailed in Birmingham on Saturday, and fully 25,000 spectators put in an appearance at Villa Park to view this match.
October 30, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Villa Park, kick-off: 15:00. Aston Villa – Liverpool 3-1 (2-0). Attendance: 25,000. Referee: Mr. J. Cowley.
October 30, 1897 The League – Division 1. Liverpool v Aston Villa, Birmingham. Kick off at three o’clock. The following will play for Liverpool –
October 16, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Goodison Park, kick-off: 15:30. Everton – Liverpool 3-0 (1-0). Attendance: 40,000. Referee: Mr. Aaron Scragg (Crewe).
October 9, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Stoke 4-0 (1-0). Attendance: 14,000. Referee: Mr. Thomas Helme. Liverpool (2-3-5):
October 2, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Deepdale, kick-off: 15:30. Preston North End – Liverpool 1-1 (1-1). Attendance: 8,000. Referee: Mr. John Lewis.