Tag: John McConnell

Liverpool showed great improvement

Monday, November 7 – 1910 The Liverpool team at Middlesbrough on Saturday provided the form which last season landed them within measurable distance of championship honours. They had to be content, however, with a division of the spoils, but if the finishing touches of their dashing attack had […]

Middlesbrough v Liverpool 2-2 (League match)

Saturday, November 5 – 1910 Match: Football League, First Division, at Ayrsome Park, kick-off: 15:00. Middlesbrough – Liverpool 2-2 (1-1). Attendance: 20,000. Referee: Mr. T. Kirkham. Middlesbrough (2-3-5): Tim Williamson, Donald McLeod, James Weir, William Barker, Andrew Jackson, Edward Verrill, Bob Gibson, George Elliott, Fred Pentland, Samuel McClure, […]

Reserves for Burnley trip

Friday, October 28 – 1910 The following team was selected last evening to represent Liverpool Reserves against Burnley, at Burnley, tomorrow: – Beeby; Rogers and West; McConnell, Peake, and Mackinlay; Speakman, Macdonald, Bowyer, Gilligan, and Leavey. Train leaves Exchange Station at three minutes past eleven. (Liverpool Daily Post, […]

Liverpool Reserves vs. Chorley

Friday, October 21 – 1910 The Liverpool Reserves team to meet Chorley at Anfield on Saturday was yesterday selected as follows: – Beeby; West and Rogers; Hignett, McConell, and Mackinlay; Speakman, Leavey, Gilligan, Bowyer, and Macdonald. Kick off 3.15 p.m. (Evening Express, 21-10-1910)

Glossop Reserves v Liverpool Reserves 2-3

Saturday, October 15 – 1910 Reserves, Lancashire Combination, at North Road, Glossop. Glossop Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 2-3 (0-3). Glossop Reserves (2-3-5): Liverpool Reserves (2-3-5): Gus Beeby; Tom Rogers, Alf West; Tom Chorlton, John McConnell, Donald Mackinlay; James Speakman, Herbert Leavey, Sam Bowyer, Sam Gilligan, John Macdonald. The […]

Liverpool Reserves at Glossop

Friday, October 14 – 1910 The Liverpool Reserves team to meet Glossop was selected as follows: – Gus Beeby; Tom Rogers and Alf West; Tom Chorlton, John McConnell, and Donald Mackinlay; James Speakman, Herbert Leavey, Sam Bowyer, Sam Gilligan, and John Macdonald. The team travel by the 11.30 […]

The quality of Merseyside

October 3, 1910 The usual thing happened at Anfield. Neither mascots, painted a gaudy red, with lucky horseshoes attached thereto, nor any other more tangible endeavor appears capable of changing Everton’s sequence of success on the Liverpool ground. A glorious day, a perfect pitch, and a large crowd […]

Everton’s triumph at Anfield

October 3, 1910 Liverpool on Saturday suffered their usual fate when opposed at Anfield to their League rivals across the Park. The verdict against them was two goals to nil, and on the general run of the play no partisan could begrudge the honours falling to the better […]

Derby day at Anfield awaits

Friday, September 30 – 1910 Ever since the year 1894, when the Mersey clubs came into opposition for the first time in the premier League, the annual contests between the famous organisations which represent this great seaport in the football world have stirred up the enthusiasm of the […]

Manchester City v Liverpool 1-2 (League match)

Saturday, September 24 – 1910 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Hyde Road, kick-off: 15:30. Manchester City – Liverpool 1-2 (1-1). Attendance: 20,000. Referee: Mr. A. Adams. Manchester City (2-3-5): Jack Lyall; Tommy Kelso, Bertram Jackson; Bill Bottomley, John Wilkinson, Rowland Codling; Joe Dorsett, David Ross, Tom Holford, […]

Beaten in the last minute

Monday, September 19 – 1910 Now what of our share of the spoils on Saturday? Well, one point out of possible four as the result of the Mersey teams’ endeavours in not too encouraging, but we must be thankful for small mercies during these strenuous times. Enthusiasts in […]

Liverpool v Nottingham Forest 2-3 (League match)

Saturday, September 17 – 1910 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Nottingham Forest 2-3 (2-2). Attendance: 23,000. Referee: Mr. C.W. Gillett; linesmen: Messrs. J. Baker and F.W. Johnson. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy; Robert Crawford, Tom Chorlton; Robert Robinson, Jim Harrop, John McConnell; Arthur […]