Sandy Higgins

Date of birth04 November 1885
Place of birthKilmarnock
NationalityScottish
PositionCentre forward

A member of Newcastle's 1909 Championship and 1910 FA Cup winning teams, Sandy was a versatile forward and superb left-footed passer.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1905-06 Newcastle United League Division One 3
1
1906-07 Newcastle United League Division One 1
1907-08 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1907-08 Newcastle United League Division One 11
2
1908-09 Newcastle United FA Cup 5
1908-09 Newcastle United League Division One 26
5
1909-10 Newcastle United FA Cup 8
4
1909-10 Newcastle United League Division One 16
5
1910-11 Newcastle United FA Cup 8
1
1910-11 Newcastle United League Division One 26
8
1911-12 Newcastle United League Division One 15
4
1912-13 Newcastle United FA Cup 2
1912-13 Newcastle United League Division One 18
8
1913-14 Newcastle United League Division One 1
1914-15 Newcastle United League Division One 9
3


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
24 Mar 1906 Newcastle United v Aston Villa W 3-1 League Division One
28 Apr 1906 Bolton Wanderers v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
30 Apr 1906 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 3-0 League Division One
03 Sep 1906 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
14 Dec 1907 Liverpool v Newcastle United W 1-5 League Division One
21 Dec 1907 Sunderland v Newcastle United W 2-4 League Division One
25 Dec 1907 Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
28 Dec 1907 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough D 1-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1908 Sheffield United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
04 Jan 1908 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 2-1 League Division One
11 Jan 1908 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 2-0 FA Cup 1st round
25 Jan 1908 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
11 Mar 1908 Newcastle United v Preston North End D 0-0 League Division One
01 Apr 1908 Bolton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 4-0 League Division One
04 Apr 1908 Everton v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
20 Apr 1908 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
03 Oct 1908 Bristol City v Newcastle United D 3-3 League Division One
10 Oct 1908 Newcastle United v Preston North End W 2-0 League Division One
17 Oct 1908 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
24 Oct 1908 Newcastle United v Manchester City W 2-0 League Division One
31 Oct 1908 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
07 Nov 1908 Newcastle United v Bury W 3-1 League Division One
14 Nov 1908 Sheffield United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
21 Nov 1908 Newcastle United v Aston Villa L 0-2 League Division One
28 Nov 1908 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United W 0-4 League Division One
05 Dec 1908 Newcastle United v Sunderland L 1-9 League Division One
12 Dec 1908 Chelsea v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
19 Dec 1908 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 2-0 League Division One
25 Dec 1908 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 2-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1908 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
02 Jan 1909 Leicester Fosse v Newcastle United W 0-4 League Division One
09 Jan 1909 Newcastle United v Woolwich Arsenal W 3-1 League Division One
23 Jan 1909 Notts County v Newcastle United W 0-4 League Division One
30 Jan 1909 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 League Division One
13 Feb 1909 Preston North End v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
20 Feb 1909 West Ham United v Newcastle United D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
24 Feb 1909 Newcastle United v West Ham United W 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
27 Feb 1909 Manchester City v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Division One
06 Mar 1909 Newcastle United v Sunderland D 2-2 FA Cup Quarter-final
10 Mar 1909 Sunderland v Newcastle United W 0-3 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
13 Mar 1909 Bury v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
27 Mar 1909 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 1-0 FA Cup Semi-final
31 Mar 1909 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough W 1-0 League Division One
03 Apr 1909 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division One
12 Apr 1909 Newcastle United v Everton W 3-0 League Division One
17 Apr 1909 Newcastle United v Chelsea L 1-3 League Division One
26 Apr 1909 Aston Villa v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division One
09 Oct 1909 Newcastle United v Bradford City W 1-0 League Division One
20 Nov 1909 Newcastle United v Notts County L 1-3 League Division One
27 Nov 1909 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough W 2-0 League Division One
04 Dec 1909 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 6-5 League Division One
11 Dec 1909 Newcastle United v Aston Villa W 1-0 League Division One
18 Dec 1909 Sheffield United v Newcastle United L 4-0 League Division One
25 Dec 1909 Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United W 0-3 League Division One
27 Dec 1909 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
08 Jan 1910 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 4-1 League Division One
15 Jan 1910 Stoke v Newcastle United D 1-1 FA Cup 1st round
19 Jan 1910 Newcastle United v Stoke W 2-1 FA Cup 1st round replay
22 Jan 1910 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
05 Feb 1910 Newcastle United v Fulham W 4-0 FA Cup 2nd round
12 Feb 1910 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 3-4 League Division One
19 Feb 1910 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 3-1 FA Cup 3rd round
26 Feb 1910 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-1 League Division One
05 Mar 1910 Newcastle United v Leicester Fosse W 3-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
26 Mar 1910 Newcastle United v Swindon Town W 2-0 FA Cup Semi-final
09 Apr 1910 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
13 Apr 1910 Newcastle United v Sunderland W 1-0 League Division One
16 Apr 1910 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 1-3 League Division One
23 Apr 1910 Newcastle United v Barnsley D 1-1 FA Cup Final
28 Apr 1910 Newcastle United v Barnsley W 2-0 FA Cup Final replay
30 Apr 1910 Newcastle United v Sheffield United D 0-0 League Division One
01 Sep 1910 Sunderland v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
03 Sep 1910 Newcastle United v Bristol City L 0-1 League Division One
01 Oct 1910 Preston North End v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
08 Oct 1910 Newcastle United v Notts County W 2-0 League Division One
15 Oct 1910 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
22 Oct 1910 Newcastle United v Liverpool W 6-1 League Division One
29 Oct 1910 Bury v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
05 Nov 1910 Newcastle United v Sheffield United D 1-1 League Division One
26 Nov 1910 Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
03 Dec 1910 Newcastle United v Bradford City W 6-1 League Division One
10 Dec 1910 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United L 3-1 League Division One
17 Dec 1910 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 4-1 League Division One
24 Dec 1910 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1910 Newcastle United v Everton W 1-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1910 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Division One
31 Dec 1910 Bristol City v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
02 Jan 1911 Everton v Newcastle United W 1-5 League Division One
03 Jan 1911 Newcastle United v Preston North End D 1-1 League Division One
14 Jan 1911 Newcastle United v Bury W 6-1 FA Cup 1st round
21 Jan 1911 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
28 Jan 1911 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Division One
04 Feb 1911 Newcastle United v Northampton Town D 1-1 FA Cup 2nd round
08 Feb 1911 Northampton Town v Newcastle United W 0-1 FA Cup 2nd round replay
25 Feb 1911 Newcastle United v Hull City W 3-2 FA Cup 3rd round
27 Feb 1911 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division One
04 Mar 1911 Newcastle United v Bury W 5-1 League Division One
13 Mar 1911 Newcastle United v Derby County W 4-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
25 Mar 1911 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 3-0 FA Cup Semi-final
05 Apr 1911 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1911 Bradford City v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
14 Apr 1911 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-2 League Division One
15 Apr 1911 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers D 2-2 League Division One
22 Apr 1911 Bradford City v Newcastle United D 0-0 FA Cup Final
26 Apr 1911 Bradford City v Newcastle United L 1-0 FA Cup Final replay
02 Sep 1911 Bolton Wanderers v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Division One
06 Sep 1911 Newcastle United v Everton W 2-0 League Division One
09 Sep 1911 Newcastle United v Bradford City L 0-2 League Division One
16 Sep 1911 Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
14 Oct 1911 Sunderland v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
21 Oct 1911 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 4-2 League Division One
28 Oct 1911 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
04 Nov 1911 Newcastle United v Bury W 3-2 League Division One
11 Nov 1911 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
18 Nov 1911 Newcastle United v Notts County W 3-2 League Division One
25 Nov 1911 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
02 Dec 1911 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 2-3 League Division One
09 Dec 1911 Liverpool v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
16 Dec 1911 Newcastle United v Aston Villa W 6-2 League Division One
27 Apr 1912 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
11 Sep 1912 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers W 2-1 League Division One
14 Sep 1912 Oldham Athletic v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
05 Oct 1912 Newcastle United v Bradford City D 1-1 League Division One
26 Oct 1912 Everton v Newcastle United W 0-6 League Division One
02 Nov 1912 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 League Division One
09 Nov 1912 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
25 Dec 1912 Newcastle United v Sheffield United L 1-2 League Division One
28 Dec 1912 Sunderland v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
30 Dec 1912 Sheffield United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1913 Newcastle United v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
04 Jan 1913 Newcastle United v Oldham Athletic W 4-1 League Division One
16 Jan 1913 Newcastle United v Bradford City W 1-0 FA Cup 1st round
25 Jan 1913 Newcastle United v Woolwich Arsenal W 3-1 League Division One
01 Feb 1913 Hull City v Newcastle United D 0-0 FA Cup 2nd round
22 Mar 1913 Derby County v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
29 Mar 1913 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-0 League Division One
05 Apr 1913 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
14 Apr 1913 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
19 Apr 1913 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division One
26 Apr 1913 Newcastle United v Aston Villa L 2-3 League Division One
01 Sep 1913 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1914 Sunderland v Newcastle United W 2-4 League Division One
27 Feb 1915 Sheffield United v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
10 Mar 1915 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough L 1-2 League Division One
17 Mar 1915 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 2-0 League Division One
20 Mar 1915 Newcastle United v Bradford Park Avenue D 1-1 League Division One
27 Mar 1915 Oldham Athletic v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
05 Apr 1915 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
17 Apr 1915 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 League Division One
24 Apr 1915 Notts County v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1909-10 Scotland British Championships 2
1910-11 Scotland British Championships 2
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
19 Mar 1910 Ireland v Scotland L 1-0 British Championships
02 Apr 1910 Scotland v England W 2-0 British Championships
18 Mar 1911 Scotland v Ireland W 2-0 British Championships
01 Apr 1911 England v Scotland D 1-1 British Championships


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.