Tag: Sam Raybould

Stray leaves – Tommy Bennett, Liverpool F.C.

Tuesday, February 12 – 1918 In the city of Liverpool the adherents of Association football have had the rare privilege of watching Fred Geary, Jack Southworth, Alexander Young, Bert Freeman, and Bobby Parker play centre-forward for Everton, while George Allan, Sam Raybould, Jack Parkinson, and Fred Pagnam have […]

The fishy business at Anfield

December 16, 1915 Next Saturday’s game at Anfield brings to our memory a fishy smell. Stoke and Liverpool will ever be associated with one of the few fiascos ever played. Considering the number of games played, the number of fiascos is infinitesimal and this fact is due to […]

Sam Raybould separated from his wife

Saturday, February 5 – 1910 Sam Raybould, the well-known footballer, who at present plays with Chesterfield Town, has been granted a separation order from his wife, Selina Raybould, on the alleged ground that she was an habitual drunkard. Applicant is to have the custody of the three elder […]

Sam Raybould’s domestic troubles

Thursday, February 3 – 1910 A painful case came before Alderman Dr. George Booth (in the chair) and Mr. Theo. Pearson, at the Chesterfield Borough Police Court, on Thursday, when Sam Raybould, the well-known footballer, who at present plays with Chesterfield Town in the Midland League, asked for […]

William Goldie’s benefit

January 1, 1910 “For six seasons,” writes William Goldie, “I played for Liverpool without missing a match; although, of course, I was in the reserve team a good lot. Well, when I got my benefit it only totalled £109. At that time players were getting £300 and £400 […]

Star striker leaves Anfield

Saturday, May 11 – 1907 Sam Raybould, the inside left of the Liverpool club, has been transferred to Sunderland. He has several times endeavored to leave Liverpool, and on one occasion was suspended for irregularly signing for a Southern club. (Manchester Courier, 11-05-1907)

Review of the 1906-07 season

Saturday, May 4 – 1907 Our Anfield friends have had their dark days, some unavoidable, and others whereon the minds were drawn by the players themselves, as to speak. Somehow the men got badly off the mark, and never subsequently did they prove able to recover the ground […]

Liverpool v Sheffield United 2-2 (League match)

Saturday, April 27 – 1907 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Sheffield United 2-2 (1-1). Attendance: 8,000. Referee: Mr. J.H. Smith (Doncaster). Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy, Percy Saul, Tom Rogers, Tom Chorlton, George Latham, James Bradley, Arthur Goddard, William Macpherson, Joe Hewitt, Sam […]

Notts County v Liverpool 2-0 (League match)

Saturday, April 20 – 1907 Match: Football League, First Division, at Trent Bridge, kick-off: 15:30. Notts County – Liverpool 2-0 (0-0). Attendance: 8,000. Referee: Mr. J.F. Pearson (Crewe). Notts County (2-3-5): Albert Iremonger, Herbert Morley, Arthur Griffiths, Teddy Emberton, Arthur Clamp, Ben Craythorne, Jerry Dean, Walter Tarplin, Aaron […]

Liverpool v Bristol City 2-4 (League match)

Saturday, April 13 – 1907 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Bristol City 2-4 (1-2). Attendance: 12,000. Referee: Mr. F.T. Kirkham. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy, Percy Saul, Billy Dunlop (C), Maurice Parry, James Gorman, James Bradley, Arthur Goddard, William Macpherson, Robert Blanthorne, Sam […]

Liverpool v Derby County 2-0 (League match)

Saturday, April 6 – 1907 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Derby County 2-0 (1-0). Attendance: 6,000. Referee: Mr. C.C. Fallowfield (Lincoln). Liverpool (2-3-5): Ned Doig, Percy Saul, Billy Dunlop (C), Maurice Parry, James Gorman, James Bradley, Arthur Goddard, Joe Hewitt, Sam Raybould, […]