Tag: John Macdonald

John Macdonald @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about John Macdonald on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About John Macdonald: Born: Edinburgh, Scotland. Passed away: Position: Centre forward. Height: 170 cm. (5ft. 7in.); Weight: 67 kilos (10st. 7lb.). Career: London Caledonians. Civil Service Strollers. King’s Park, signed, August 27 – 1921. * 1921-22: 11-2 (ScL 2). Queen’s Park, […]

Napier next up for Liverpool ‘A’

Thursday, September 11 – 1941 It is Liverpool’s turn to face Napiers who created a surprise on Saturday by beating Everton. Napiers provide the opposition at Anfield. The Reds opened by drawing 2-2 with Carlton who face Randle at Bellefield, West Derby. Rootes and St. Teresa’s meet at […]

Liverpool ‘A’ team news

Thursday, September 4 – 1941 Ten clubs are to compete in the Liverpool County Combination this season, including the Liverpool League champions, Automac. They were unbeaten last season, and open their season on Saturday with a visit to Burscough Vics. Marine, who hope soon to have Harry Birtles […]

Liverpool trialists

August 20, 1941 Anfield football followers will have the unique experience of seeing one team in action against two different elevens on Saturday, when Mr. George Kay, manager of Liverpool, stages his public trials. His main team will be composed of players who in 1939 were only ‘A’ […]

Scottish League facts (December 4, 1926)

December 4, 1926 Airdrieonians – Aberdeen 2-1 (1-1). Referee: Mr. W. Holborn (Glasgow). Airdrieonians: David Currie, James Crapnell, Alex Stevenson, Willie Neil, John McDougall, Robert Bennie, John Murdoch, Thomas Preston, Tony Weldon, John Allison, James Somerville. Aberdeen: Peter McSevick, Willie Jackson, Duff Bruce, Michael Cosgrove, John Edward, Bert […]

John Macdonald for the Gordon Highlanders

Saturday, May 1 – 1915 A considerable sum of money has changed hands over John Macdonald during his career with Rangers, Liverpool, Newcastle United, and Dundee. The Fife forward has now joined the Gordon Highlanders, so that the unfortunate Dundonians are the final losers. They parted with him […]

Live close by or move on

Monday, May 6 – 1912 Liverpool have made a decision with regard to their players that they must reside within reasonable distance of the Mersey city. Sam Hardy and Jim Harrop have previously been permitted to return to Fotherham and Chesterfield respectively at the week-end, and this has […]

Liverpool F.C. – statistics 1911-12

Monday, May 6 – 1912 Appearances for Liverpool F.C. in the Football League, First Division, 1911-12. 26 players. Bovill,J. 23 McConnell, J. 8 Bowyer, S. 2 Macdonald, J. 19 Campbell, K 7 Mackinlay, D. 7 Crawford, R.S. 15 Miller, T. 7 Gilligan, S.A. 23 Orr, R. 7 Goddard, […]

Liverpool v Tottenham 1-2 (League match)

Saturday, March 16 – 1912 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 (0-2). Attendance: 20,000. Referee: Mr. W.J. Heath. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy, Ephraim Longworth, Robert Pursell, Donald Mackinlay, Ernest Peake, Harry Lowe, Arthur Goddard, John Macdonald, Tom Gracie, Tom Miller, […]

Fulham v Liverpool 3-0 (FA Cup match)

Saturday, February 3 – 1912 Match: FA Cup, Second Round, at Craven Cottage, kick-off: 15:00. Fulham – Liverpool 3-0 (1-0). Attendance: 36,000; gate receipt: £880. Referee: Mr. R. Pook (Portsmouth); linesmen: Messrs. H. Thomson (Surrey) and F.C. Winton (Worthing). Fulham (2-3-5): Arthur Reynolds; Ted Charlton, Jimmy Sharp; Alf […]