+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: 14 October

  1. #1

    Default 14 October 1878

    The first flood lit match played at Bramall Lane between two teams selected from local clubs who were members of the Sheffield Association.

  2. #2

    Default 14 October 1944

    Bernard Joy made the last appearance of an amateur in the full England side in the war-time match against Scotland. Although this was an unofficial game he was also the last amateur to play in a peace-time international when he was in the team against Belgium in 1936. He played for Arsenal from 1937 to 1947 and won a Championship medal in 1938. One of his last appearances for the Highbury club was against Moscow Dynamo in November 1945.

  3. #3

    Default 14 October 1917

    Eddie Latheron, Blackburn Rovers and England inside left, killed in action in Flanders. Known as 'Pinky' he won Championship medals with Rovers in 1912 and 1914 and played for England against Wales in 1913 and Ireland the following season.

  4. #4

    Default 14 October 1911

    Bill Hibbert, Bury's English international centre forward, transferred to Newcastle United for a then record fee of 1,950. A prolific scorer with Bury he never repeated the form with Newcastle. After the First War he had a few seasons with Bradford City and half a season with Oldham Athletic. Scored over 100 League goals and played for England against Scotland in 1910.

+ Reply to Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may edit your posts