Tag: William Scott

Three great goalkeepers

I came across a nice feature article about the top goalkeepers of 1908 in the Cricket and Football Field newspaper recently. It is quite interesting reading when the journalist of the time (known as “Richard Samuel”) digs deep into these players perwsonalities. The whole articles can be read […]

William Scott (Billy Scott) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about William Scott on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About William Scott: Born: May 17, 1882: Belfast, Northern Ireland. Passed away: August 15, 1936: Liverpool (Lancashire), England. Position: Goalkeeper. Height: Weight: Career: Linfield: 1901. Everton: 1904. * 1904-05: 16-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup); * 1905-06: 35-0 (Football League […]

The death of William Scott

August 15, 1936 William Scott, brother of Elisha Scott has gone to his rest. He had not been well for some time and pneumonia caused his death on Saturday evening. I don’t suppose there were two such contrasting characters as William and Elisha, but in spite of that […]

Alan Scott transferred to Swindon Town

Wednesday, June 15 – 1932 Swindon Town have signed on three new players. Alan Scott, a centre forward, from Liverpool; William Scott, an inside forward, from Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic, and Herbert Young, outside left, from Bristol Rovers. (Western Daily Press, 15-06-1932)

William Scott the guest of Broadway United

Saturday, June 21 – 1930 Among those present at the annual prize giving of Broadway United Football Club in Thompson’s Restaurant, Donegall Place, on Saturday, was Mr. William Scott, the famous old Irish International footballer, who was introduced by Mr. J.K.Rankin as “Ireland’s premier goalkeeper,” and was cordially […]

Another Scott for Liverpool F.C.

Saturday, August 28 – 1920 It is unique that Liverpool should have had the services at one time or another of three brothers, all goalkeepers. Elisha Scott is still with them, and now a younger brother in John Scott has come along with big credentials. (Derby Daily Telegraph, […]

Liverpool F.C.: The annual meeting of 1919

Wednesday, June 25 – 1919 Chairman of Liver club’s decision. Suspensions erased. Players signed for Anfield oncoming season. At the meeting of the Liverpool Football Club last night, at the Law Association rooms, it was announced that former suspensions of players would be erased. Mr. John McKenna, chairman […]

A very young Liverpool side

Tuesday, June 24 – 1919 Liverpool adopted the right attitude at the right moment. They did not wait and see. They went out and brought back youngsters and risked nothing by playing them. Extended was the junior trials, and the result has been that they have come into […]

Liverpool v Oldham Athletic 3-0 (Lancashire Cup Final)

Saturday, May 31 – 1919 Match: Lancashire Section, Subsidiary Tournament Final (Lancashire Cup Final), at Old Trafford. Liverpool – Oldham Athletic 3-0 (1-0). Attendance: 21,605; gate receipt: £1,300. Referee: Mr. L.N. Fletcher (Bury). Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott, Ephraim Longworth, William Jenkinson, John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Donald Mackinlay; Harold […]

Blackpool v Liverpool 0-1 (Lancashire Cup match)

Saturday, May 24 – 1919 Match: Lancashire Section (Lancashire Cup), Semi Final, at Bloomfield Road, kick: 15:30. Blackpool – Liverpool 0-1 (0-0). Attendance: 8,000; gate receipts: £400. Referee: Mr. J.H. Alderson (Earlestown); linesmen: Messrs. A.F. Kirby and J.W. Whitehead. Blackpool (2-3-5): Harry Mingay, Jimmy Jones, Horace Fairhurst, Billy […]

Manchester United v Liverpool 3-1 (Benefit match)

Saturday, May 17 – 1919 Match: Benefit for the Footballers’ War Fund, at Old Trafford. Manchester United – Liverpool 3-1 (1-0). Manchester United (2-3-5): Jack Mew, Moor, Jimmy Hodge, Arthur Potts, Wilf Woodcock, McMillen, Fred Hopkin +4. Substitution: Ezra Royals for Mew at half-time. Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott; […]

Liverpool v Manchester United 4-0 (Benefit match)

Saturday, May 10 – 1919 Match: Benefit for the Footballers’ War Fund, at Anfield. Liverpool – Manchester United 4-0 (1-0). Attendance: 10,000; gate receipts: £300. Referee: Mr. J.O. Forshaw (Birkenhead) Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott, Ephraim Longworth, Donald Mackinlay, John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Patterson, Harold Wadsworth, Charles Hafekost, John […]

Liverpool v Stockport County 3-1 (Lancashire Cup match)

Saturday, April 19 – 1919 Match: Lancashire Cup Section – at Anfield. Liverpool – Stockport County 3-1 (2-1). Attendance: 18,000. Referee: Mr F.J. Proctor (Trentham). Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott, Ephraim Longworth, Billy Jenkinson, John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Donald Mackinlay, Harold Wadsworth, Dick Forshaw, John Miller, Harry Lewis, Albert […]

Burnley v Liverpool 5-3 (War time League match)

Monday, April 7 – 1919 Match: Lancashire Section, Principal Tournament, at Turf Moor. Burnley – Liverpool 5-3 (2-1). Attendance: 8,000. Referee: Mr. F.J. Proctor (Trentham). Burnley (2-3-5): Jerry Dawson, Len Smelt, James Wilde, William Taylor, Tommy Boyle, Billy Watson, Bert Freeman, Dick Lindley, Sam Taylor, Bob Kelly, Billy […]

Liverpool v Stockport County 3-0 (War time League match)

Saturday, March 29 – 1919 Match: Lancashire Section, Principal Tournament, at Anfield. Liverpool – Stockport County 3-0 (1-0). Attendance: 25,000. Referee: Mr. F.J. Proctor (Trenham). Liverpool (2-3-5): William Scott, Ephraim Longworth, Bill Jenkinson, John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Donald Mackinlay, Harold Wadsworth, Ben Cross, John Miller, Harry Lewis, Albert […]

Stockport County v Liverpool 2-1 (War time League match)

Saturday, March 22 – 1919 Match: Lancashire Section, Principal Tournement, at Edgeley Park, kick-off: 15:20. Stockport County – Liverpool 2-1 (2-1). Attendance: 6,000. Referee: Mr. F.J. Procter. Stockport County (2-3-5): Jim Goodchild (Manchester City); Bill Goodwin, Fred Garratt; Jimmy Mitton, Fred Fayers, Francis; Harry Crossthwaite, Norman Rodgers, Dick […]

Preview line ups: Liverpool v Blackpool.

Friday, March 14 – 1919 Blackpool tell me that their best forward, Quinn, is now out of the Army, and, like Berry, may play against Liverpool to-morrow. Schofield, absent last week, is now fit, and William Scott is improving. Liverpool: Kenneth Campbell; Ephraim Longworth, Billy Jenkinson; John Bamber, […]