The Origins of the Football League The First Season On Saturday September League Football kicked off Twelve clubs had combined to play regular fixtures and the result was to revolutionise not only English football but virtually every nation and

  • Title: The Origins of the Football League: The First Season 1888/89
  • Author: Mark Metcalf
  • ISBN: 9781445618814
  • Page: 473
  • Format: Paperback
  • On Saturday 8 September 1888, League Football kicked off Twelve clubs had combined to play regular fixtures and the result was to revolutionise not only English football but virtually every nation and sport since then Now, for the first time, the history of the Football League season 1888 89 is told in great depth, with reports on every match and profiles of all those whOn Saturday 8 September 1888, League Football kicked off Twelve clubs had combined to play regular fixtures and the result was to revolutionise not only English football but virtually every nation and sport since then Now, for the first time, the history of the Football League season 1888 89 is told in great depth, with reports on every match and profiles of all those who played amateur and professional during this thrilling historic season, in which Preston were invincible and set the standards for other great teams to follow Key players and their skills are highlighted Doubts about who scored the first ever League goal are ended The standard of football, equipment used and the tactics adopted to win matches is analysed Controversial incidents that paved the way for the introduction of the goal net and penalty kick are brought back to life The clubs, their pitches and grounds and the fans that filled them are explored within the economic circumstances and developments of the era The difficulties faced by reporters in ensuring they reported accurately the on field events on the inaugural League season are also aired Illustrated with contemporary photographs and newspaper cuttings, this is the story of the 1888 89 Football League season.

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    1. A great book chronicling the first season of the English Football League in 1888. Teams ranging from Accrington (not Stanley) to Everton via Notts county and West Bromwich Albion all games and most goal scorers are accounted for.


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