Tag: John Walker

Football League notable transfers

Tuesday, May 5 – 1914 Some of the most notable of the deals in players since the four-figure transfer fee became the fashion, when Middlesbrough paid £1,000 to Sunderland for Alf. Common, now with Preston North End, are: – George Utley Barnsley to Sheffield United £2,000 Tommy Barber […]

Middlesbrough v Liverpool 4-0 (League match)

Saturday, April 18 – 1914 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Ayresome Park, kick-off: 15:15. Middlesbrough – Liverpool 4-0 (1-0). Attendance: 15,000. Referee: Mr. C.R. Hall; linesmen: Messrs. W.H. Dean and A. Brown. Middlesbrough (2-3-5): Tim Williamson; Jack Haworth, John Walker; Stewart Davidson, Andrew Jackson, Edward Verrill; Jackie […]

Tragic end for William Walker

Wednesday, January 23 – 1907 Footballers will regret to learn of the tragic death of Willie Walker, the veteran Leith Athletic player which took place in Edinburgh Royal Infirmary yesterday afternoon. Walker, who was playing forward, was injured in an attack on the Vale of Leven goal. Walker […]

Tom Robertson offered maximum wage

May 22, 1902 Liverpool are anything but pleased at Tom Robertson, their late full back, migrating to Southampton. It cost them close upon £400 for his transfer from Stoke, and they have not had two years’ service out of him. So far as they are aware, Robertson had […]

Johnny Walker to assist Rangers?

May 3, 1902 It is said that Johnny Walker, of Liverpool, and Mackie, the Raith Rovers centre forward, will figure in the Rangers team in the replayed British League tie between Rangers and Everton to-day at Celtic Park. Other surprises hinted at. The proceeds of this match go […]

Gray break Red hearts on a dull day

Monday, April 21 – 1902 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Anfield. Liverpool – Grimsby Town 2-2 (2-1). Attendance: 12,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Bill Perkins; Tom J. Robertson, Billy Dunlop; Maurice Parry, Alex Raisbeck (C), William Goldie; Jack Cox, John Walker, Sam Raybould, Richard Morris, Arthur Goddard. Grimsby Town […]

Everton v Liverpool 4-0 (League match)

Saturday, January 11 – 1902 Match: Football League, First Division, at Goodison Park, kick off: 14:30. Everton – Liverpool 4-0 (2-0). Attendance: 25,000. Referee: Mr. J.Lewis. Everton (2-3-5): George Kitchen, William Balmer, Bert Sharp, Sam Wolstenholme, Tom Booth, Walter Abbott, Jack Sharp, Jack Taylor, Sandy Young, Jimmy Settle, […]

Liverpool v Blackburn Rovers 1-0 (League match)

Saturday, December 28 – 1901 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:30. Liverpool – Blackburn Rovers 1-0 (1-0). Attendance: 12,000 (6,000 at the start of the match). Referee: Mr. J. Stott. Liverpool (2-3-5): Bill Perkins, John Glover, Billy Dunlop, George Fleming, Alex Raisbeck, William Goldie, Andy […]

Padiham v Liverpool Reserves 2-5

Saturday, November 30 – 1901 Reserves, Lancashire League, at Padiham. Padiham – Liverpool 2-5 (1-2). Padiham (2-3-5): Lowe, Law, Dewhurst +8. Liverpool Reserves (2-3-5): Campbell; Don McCallum, John Robertson; Charlie Wilson, John T. Hunter, Maurice Parry; John “Sailor” Hunter, John Walker, Tommy Green, William White, John Davies. The […]