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

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, Parkinson, Orr, […]

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 […]