Tag: John McConnell

Portrait of Norman B. Bradley

Thursday, December 2 – 1915 People who are taking but a cursory interest in football these times have been very puzzled to know who and what Norman B. Bradley is. They have in many cases imagined that the old Stoke and Liverpool half back veteran had come back […]

Accident for John McConnell

Monday, August 12 – 1912 Teams from the Aberdeen Football Club engaged in a practice game at Pittodrie last night before 5,000 spectators, and it was unfortunate that the match should have been marred by serious accidents to two players. Early in the first half John McConnell, a […]

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, […]

Aston Villa v Liverpool 5-0 (League match)

Saturday, December 2 – 1911 Match: Football League, First Division, at Villa Park, kick-off: 14:30. Aston Villa – Liverpool 5-0 (1-0). Attendance: 14,000. Referee: Mr. A. Adams; linesmen: Messrs. A.G. Neale and F. Curtis. Aston Villa (2-3-5): Brendel Anstey, Bert Lyons, Freddie Miles, George Tranter, George Hunter, Samson […]

Trial match at Anfield

Monday, August 28 – 1911 The “Reds” appear at home to-night for the trial match; kick off at six o’clock. Teams: – * Hardy; Longworth and Crawford; Robinson, Harrop, and McConell; Speakman, Stewart, Beveridge, Bovil, and Uren. * Campbell; Rogers and Pursell; Holden, Peake, and Lowe; Goddard, Gilligan, […]

From Gainsborough with Lowe

Thursday, May 3 – 1911 The Liverpool Football Club are bent on getting their house in order at the earliest possible moment, and re-signings continue apace, while there is very welcome evidence that the directors are fully alive to every opportunity of strengthening their ranks. Liverpool have a […]

Liverpool v Aston Villa 3-1 (League match)

Saturday, April 29 – 1911 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Aston Villa 3-1 (2-1). Attendance: 25,000. Referee: Mr. I. Baker. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy; Ephraim Longworth, Robert Crawford; Robert Robinson, Jim Harrop, John McConnell; Harold Uren, Sam Gilligan, Jack Parkinson, Ronald Orr, […]

Tottenham v Liverpool 1-0 (League match)

Saturday, March 4 – 1911 Match: Football League, First Division, at White Hart Lane, kick-off: 15:30. Tottenham Hotspur – Liverpool 1-0 (1-0). Attendance: 20,000. Referee: Mr. D. Hulley. ‘Spurs (2-3-5): Tommy Lunn, Tom Collins, Fred Wilkes, Frank Bentley, Danny Steel, Jabez Darnell, John McTavish, Billy Minter, Percy Humphreys, […]

Sunderland v Liverpool 4-0 (League match)

Monday, January 2 – 1911 Match: Football League, First Division, at Roker Park, kick-off: 14:00. Sunderland – Liverpool 4-0 (4-0). Attendance: 12,000. Sunderland (2-3-5): Thomas Allan, Billy Troughear, Albert Milton, Thomas Tait, Charlie Thomson, Harry Low, Jackie Mordue, Tim Coleman, John Cowell, George Holley, George Bridgett. Liverpool (2-3-5): […]

Bradford City v Liverpool 1-3 (League match)

Saturday, December 31 – 1910 Match: Football League, First Division, at Valley Parade, kick-off: 14:15. Bradford City – Liverpool 1-3 (0-0). Attendance: 17,000. Referee: Mr. J.W. Bailey; linesmen: Messrs. T. Shorttle and J. Ashworth. Bradford City (2-3-5): Mark Mellors; Bob Torrance, George Chaplin; George Robinson, David Taylor, Jimmy […]

Macdonald in for Uren

Friday, December 30 – 1910 The Liverpool team to oppose Bradford City will be the same as that which defeated Everton, except that Macdonald returns to the outside left berth to the exclusion of Uren. Macdonald has not been seen out in the League team since October 8. […]

Everton v Liverpool 0-1 (League match)

Tuesday, December 27 – 1910 Match: Football League, First Division, at Goodison Park, kick-off: 14:15. Everton – Liverpool 0-1 (0-0). Attendance: 51,000. Gate receipt: £1,000. Referee: Mr. A.W. McQue; linesmen: Messrs. J.A. Kay and J.A. Macgregor. Everton (2-3-5): Billy Scott; William Stevenson, Bob Balmer; Val Harris, Robert Young, […]