September 27, 1908 Kenny Davenport, an old Bolton Wanderers’ player, one of the best known footballers in England, died on Sunday at the Jolly Drummer
January 4, 1902 Is football what it was 10 years ago? By William McGregor (founder of the Football League). Go where you will in football
April 15, 1893 Key note: “The game was delayed some 40 minutes in consequence of the non-arrival of the League referee, but ultimately it was
March 4, 1893 Southport Central were the visitors at Anfield Road on Saturday, and the Liverpool Club had its full strength up for the contest.
February 27, 1893 A goodly crows witnessed the game at Anfield, where Liverpool were opposed by the newly strengthened Southport Central. The home team were
February 27, 1893 The first meeting of these clubs in the Lancashire League competition took place on Saturday, at Anfield, before 3,000 spectators. Liverpool: Sydney
February 25, 1893 Key note: “The game at the outset gave promise of being a tough struggle, and although Liverpool early on asserted their superiority,
December 28, 1892 This friendly match was played at Southport yesterday, in beautiful weather. Both teams were short of their full strength. Andrew Hannah and
December 27, 1892 Match: Friendly, at Scarisbrick New Road. Southport Central – Liverpool 2-2 (1-2). Attendance: 500. Southport Central (2-3-5): Jimmy Gee, Tom Smith, Esau
September 9, 1891 Match: Tour of the American-Canadians, at Pike’s Lane. Bolton Wanderers – Canadians 1-1 (1-1) (match was played over 2 x 35 minutes).
September 8, 1888 Match: Football League, at Pikes Lane, kick-off: 15:40. Bolton Wanderers – Derby County 3-6 (3-4). Attendance: 3,000. Bolton Wanderers (2-3-5): Charlie Harrison;
August 18, 1888 That the Bolton Wanderers Reserves, to whom is to be entrusted the honour of the club in the qualifying competition for the
October 29, 1887 Match: FA Cup, First Round, replay, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Everton – Bolton Wanderers 2-2 (1-1) aet. Attendance: 7,500. Referee: Mr. R.P.
March 26, 1887 Match: Lancashire Cup, Final, at Pike’s Lane (Bolton), kick-off: 15:35. Preston North End – Bolton Wanderers 3-0 (3-0). Attendance: 15,000. Referee: Mr.