Tag: Sam Speakman

Sam Speakman dies

Friday, April 27 – 1934 The older generation of Colne football enthusiasts will regret to hear of the death, which took place last week-end at Huyton Quarry, Liverpool, of Sam Speakman, the full-back, who was associated with the Colne club during its heyday twenty-five years ago. He was […]

Bradford City v Liverpool 1-3 (League match)

Saturday, August 30 – 1919 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Valley Parade, kick-off: 15:30. Bradford City – Liverpool 1-3 (0-2). Attendance: 18,000. Referee: Mr. H. Pollitt. Bradford City (2-3-5): Jock Ewart; Fred Potts, Irvine Boocock; Joe Hargreaves, Charlie Storer, Jimmy McIlvenny; Dickie Bond, Oscar Fox, Jimmy Marshall, […]

Liverpool v Burnley 7-0 (War time, League match)

Saturday, December 28 – 1918 Match: Lancashire Section Principal, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:30. Liverpool Burnley 7-0 (4-0). Attendance: 25,000. Referee: Mr. F.J. Proctor (Trentham). Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott; Sam Speakman, Billy Jenkinson; John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Donald Mackinlay; Harold Wadsworth, Arthur Metcalf, John Miller, Harry Lewis, Phillips. Burnley […]

Liverpool v Blackburn Rovers 1-0 (League match: December 21, 1918)

December 21, 1918 Match: Lancashire Section Principal, at Anfield. Liverpool – Blackburn Rovers 1-0 (0-0). Attendance: 16,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott; Sam Speakman, Billy Jenkinson; John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Donald Mackinlay; Harold Wadsworth, Arthur Metcalf, Tommy Green, Harry Lewis, George Schofield. Blackburn Rovers (2-3-5): Gaskell; Birmingham, F. Duckworth; […]

Blackburn Rovers v Liverpool 1-2 (War time, League match)

Saturday, December 14 – 1918 Match: Lancashire Section, Principal, at Ewood Park. Blackburn Rovers – Liverpool 1-2 (1-2). Attendance: 7,000. Blackburn Rovers (2-3-5): Gaskell; Fred Duckworth, Birmingham; G. Chapman; Cornthwaite, Morris (Preston North End), Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott, Billy Jenkinson, Sam Speakman, John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Donald Mackinlay; […]

Liverpool v Oldham Athletic 5-1

Saturday, December 7 – 1918 Match: Lancashire Section Principal, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:30. Liverpool – Oldham Athletic 5-1 (1-0). Attendance: 18,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott; Sam Speakman, Billy Jenkinson; John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Ephraim Longworth; Harold Wadsworth, Arthur Metcalf, Tommy Green, Harry Lewis, Reg Phillips. Oldham Athletic (2-3-5): […]

Oldham Athletic v Liverpool 0-2 (War time, League match)

Saturday, November 30 – 1918 Match: Lancashire Section Principal, at Boundary Park. Oldham Athletic – Liverpool 0-2 (0-0). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. P. Laigh. Oldham Athletic (2-3-5): Matthews. Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott; Sam Speakman, Billy Jenkinson; John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Donald Mackinlay; Harold Wadsworth, Arthur Metcalf, Tommy Green, […]

Liverpool at Manchester City

Thursday, November 14 – 1918 There is a spirit of genuine happiness abroad, and this is found in a No 9 size in sports circles. I hope that football players will live for and love Peace-full methods, and get rid of that dark spot that has recently besmirched […]

Liverpool at Port Vale

Friday, November 8 – 1918 Team: – William Scott; Sam Speakman, Billy Jenkinson; John Bamer, Alex Robertson, Donald Mackinlay; Harold Wadsworth, Arthur Metcalf, Tommy Bennett, Harry Lewis, Tommy Green. (Liverpool Echo, 08-11-1918)

Liverpool at Port Vale

November 1, 1918 Liverpool, at Burslem, have a chance to return to winning ways, for, though Port Vale have been playing a shade above their former average, I do not see in their side a sufficient strength to keep Liverpool from getting goals. Teams: Liverpool. – William Scott; […]

Rosy prospects of Liverpool

Friday, October 25 – 1918 Winter draws on, and this time we shall have earlier timed of starting, the result being that team troubles, added to short train supplies, will come very much into the picture. Our teams should bring a double event, but to accomplish this Liverpool […]

Liverpool v Bolton Wanderers 6-1 (War time, League match)

Saturday, October 19 – 1918 Match: Lancashire Section Preliminary Tournament, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Bolton Wanderers 6-1 (1-1). Attendance: 22,000. Referee: Mr. F.H. Heald. Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott, Sam Speakman, Billy Jenkinson, John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Donald Mackinlay (C), Harold Wadsworth, Arthur Metcalf, Tommy Green, Harry […]