Tag: Sydney Ross

The death of Andrew Kelvin

October 23, 1911 Andrew Kelvin, one of the original members of the Liverpool Association club recently died at his house in Kilmarnock. He took part in the first match for Liverpool, when Rotherham Town were beaten 7-0. The Liverpool side on that day was: Sydney Ross, Andrew Hannah, […]

Bon voyage, Sydney Ross

Wednesday, June 8 – 1910 Sydney Ross, of Ayr Parkhouse, and who latterly played at goal for Third Lanark some years ago, sails at an early date for Australia. Old “Warriors” of Cathkin wish for a safe voyage and good luck. (Evening Telegraph, 08-06-1910) NOTE: Sydney Henderson Ross […]

Liverpool v Darwen 1-0 (Friendly match)

Good Friday, March 31 – 1893 Match: Friendly, at Anfield. Liverpool – Darwen 1-0 (1-0). Attendance: 5,000. Liverpool (2-3-5):  Matt McQueen; Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean; John McCartney, Joe McQue, James McBride; Malcolm McVean, Thomas Wyllie, John Miller, Jock Smith, Hugh McQueen. Darwen (2-3-5): The goal: 1-0 Wyllie. […]

Liverpool v Rossendale 2-1 (Lancashire League match)

Saturday, March 25 – 1893 Match: Lancashire League, at Anfield. Liverpool – Rossendale 2-1 (1-1). Attendance: 2,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): : Matt McQueen; Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean; Richardson, Joe McQue, James McBride; Thomas Wyllie, Jock Smith, John Miller, Malcolm McVean, Hugh McQueen. Rossendale (2-3-5): Alexander, Ireland. The goals: […]

Liverpool v Bootle 1-0 (Benefit match)

Thursday, March 23 – 1893 Match: Benefit for Daniel Kirkwood, at Anfield. Liverpool – Bootle 1-0 (0-0). Attendance: 2,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Matt McQueen; Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean; Jno. Cameron, Joe McQue, James McBride; Malcolm McVean, Thomas Wyllie, John Miller, Jock Smith, Hugh McQueen. Bootle (2-3-5): John Whitehead; […]

Liverpool v Chester 4-0 (Liverpool Senior Cup match)

Wednesday, March 22 – 1893 Match: Liverpool Cup, quarter-final, at Anfield. Liverpool – Chester 4-0 (2-0). Attendance: 2,000. Referee: Mr. T. Armitt (Liverpool Leek). Liverpool (2-3-5): Matt McQueen; Andrew Hannah (C); Duncan McLean; John McCartney, Joe McQue, James McBride; Malcolm McVean, Thomas Wyllie, John Miller, Jno. Cameron, Hugh […]

Liverpool v South Shore 4-1 (Lancashire League)

Saturday, March 18 – 1893 Match: Lancashire League, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – South Shore 4-1 (3-0). Attendance: 2,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Matt McQueen; Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean; John McCartney, Joe McQue, James McBride; Thomas Wyllie, Jock Smith, John Miller, Malcolm McVean, Hugh McQueen. South Shore (2-3-5): […]

Liverpool v Fairfield 5-0 (Lancashire League)

Thursday, March 16 – 1893 Match: Lancashire League, at Anfield, kick-off: 17:00. Liverpool – Fairfield 5-0 (3-0). Attendance: 2,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Matt McQueen; Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean; John McCartney, Joe McQue, James McBride; Malcolm McVean, Thomas Wyllie, John Miller, Phil Kelly, Hugh McQueen. Fairfield (2-3-5): Slater; Bennett, […]

Ross still in hospital

Thursday, March 16 – 1893 Sydney Ross, the Liverpool goalkeeper, is still an inmate of Stanley Hospital. The Liverpool Cup tie with Chester takes place at Anfield on Wednesday next, March 22, and Kirkwood’s benefit on the 23rd, when Liverpool and Bootle will play. (Liverpool Mercury, 16-03-1893)   […]

Bootle v Liverpool 2-1 (Lancashire Cup)

Saturday, March 11 – 1893 Match: Lancashire Senior Cup, 2nd Round, at Hawthorne Road, kick-off: 15:30. Bootle – Liverpool 2-1 (1-0). Attendance: 8,000; Gate receipt: £219 1s. 6d. Referee: Mr. F. Norris; linesman: R.L. Stockton. Bootle (2-3-5): A. McLachlan; J. Hutchinson, Smart Arridge; Hope Robertson, William Hughes, James  […]

Liverpool v Aston Villa 1-3 (Friendly match)

Thursday, March 9 – 1893 Match: Friendly, at Anfield. Liverpool – Aston Villa 1-3. (match played over 2 x 30 mins). Attendance: 2,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sydney Ross; Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean; John McCartney, Joe McQue, James McBride; Thomas Wyllie, Matt McQueen, John Miller, Malcolm McVean, Hugh McQueen. […]

Liverpool v Nelson 3-0 (League match, March 4 – 1893)

Saturday, March 4 – 1893 Match: Lancashire League, at Anfield. Liverpool – Nelson 3-0 (1-0). Attendance: 2,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sydney Ross; Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean; John McCartney, Joe McQue, James McBride; Thomas Wyllie, Matt McQueen, John Miller, Malcolm McVean, Hugh McQueen. Nelson (2-3-5): Matthews; Leach, Craven; Mack, […]

Liverpool v Southport Central 2-0 (League match)

Saturday, February 25 – 1893 Match: Lancashire League, at Anfield, kick off: 15:30. Liverpool – Southport Central 2-0 (2-0). Attendance: 3,000. Referee: Mr. R.E. Smalley (Preston). Liverpool (2-3-5): Sydney Ross; Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean; John McCartney, Joe McQue, James McBride; Thomas Wyllie, Matt McQueen, John Miller, Malcolm […]

Liverpool v Stoke 0-0 (Friendly match)

Thursday, February 23 – 1893 Match: Friendly, at Anfield, kick-off: 16:00. Liverpool – Stoke 0-0 (0-0). Attendance: 1,500. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sydney Ross; John McCartney, Duncan McLean; James McBride, Joe McQue, Jno. Cameron; Thomas Wyllie, Matt McQueen, Malcolm McVean, John Miller, Andrew Kelvin. Stoke (2-3-5): William Rowley; Thomas Clare, […]

Nelson v Liverpool 2-3 (Lancashire League match)

Saturday, February 18 – 1893 Match: Lancashire League, at Seed Hill. Nelson – Liverpool 2-3 (0-2). Attendance: 1,500. Nelson (2-3-5): Matthews; W.H. Leach, Craven; S. Mack, Jim Almond, C. McGuffie; James Fairbairn, Walter Rushton, Brown, A.  Sanderson, H. Lightbourne. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sydney Ross; Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean; […]

Rotherham Town v Liverpool 2-2 (Friendly match)

Tuesday, February 14 – 1893 Match: Friendly, at Clifton Grove Ground. Rotherham Town – Liverpool 2-2 (1-1). Attendance: 2,500. Referee: Mr. J. Fox (Darnall). Rotherham Town (2-3-5): Hugh Mackay; Percy Watson, Harry Thickett; Joe Barr, H. Brown, Albert Rodgers; William Longden, Robert Leather, Charlie Leatherbarrow, Cross, John McCormick. […]

Bury v Liverpool 3-0 (League match)

Saturday, February 11 – 1893 Match: Lancashire League, at Gigg Lane. Bury – Liverpool 3-0 (1-0). Attendance: 8,000. Bury (2-3-5): John Lowe; Holt, John Warburton; Joe Clegg, Robson, George Ross; Jack Plant, Bourne, William Barbour, Spence, Wilkinson. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sydney Ross; Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean; John McCartney, […]