Football League 1891-92

https://i2.wp.com/www.roker-roar.com/rokerpark.com/navbar/bydecade/1890-1899/189192small.jpgThe Football League was expanded to 14 teams for the 1891-92 season. One of the new entrants, Sunderland, won the title; the other, Darwen, finished in last place.

Accrington
Tom Hay; John McVicker, Jack McLellan; Joe Barr, George Haworth, James Tattersall; James Whitehead, Arthur Elliott, Sammy Thomson, Joseph Irvine, Jack Kirkham.
Manager: Unknown.

Playing squad members: G. Marsh, E. Morgan, John Stevenson; Walter W. Bowman, Joe Clegg, W. Shuttleworth; J. M. Barlow, W. Faulds, W. McKay, Thomas Pendergast.

Aston Villa
Jimmy Warner; Gershom Cox, Walter Evans; Jimmy Brown, George Campbell, Jimmy Cowan; Charlie Athersmith, Lewis Campbell, Billy Dickson, Jack Devey, Denny Hodgetts.
Manager: George Ramsay.

Playing squad members: Edwin Diver, Albert Hinchley; John Baird, Frank Coulton; Harry Devey; Thomas Dutton, Jack Graham, Charlie Hare, Percy Hislop.

Blackburn Rovers
Herbie Arthur; Thomas McKeown, John Forbes; Willie Almond, Geordie Dewar, Jimmy Forrest; Joe Lofthouse, Nat Walton, Jack Southworth, Harry Campbell, Billy Townley.
Manager: Tom Mitchell.

Playing squad members: William Horne, Rowland Pennington; Jack Barton, Jimmy Douglas, Albert Smith, John Stringfellow; Harry Chippendale, Coombe Hall, Dilworth Hartley, Jimmy Haydock, George Sanderson.
Non-playing squad members: James Stothert; Bobby Donaldson, Josh Hargreaves.

Bolton Wanderers
John Sutcliffe; John Somerville, Di Jones; Harry Gardiner, Alex Paton, Jimmy Turner; David McFetridge, James Brogan, Jimmy Cassidy, Jimmy Munro, Jack McNee.
Manager: J. J. Bentley.

Playing squad members: William Russell; Bob Roberts; Alec Barbour, Handel Bentley, James Chirnside.
Non-playing squad members: Evan Roberts; Kenny Davenport.

Burnley
Jack Hillman; Sandy Lang, Jack Walker; James Matthew, Bill McFettridge, Alec Stewart; William Graham, Alexander McLardie, Tom Nicol, Billy Bowes, Jimmy Hill.
Manager: None.

Playing squad members: William Jeffery; Jock Espie, Jack Keenan, Walter ‘Senior’ Place, Daniel Spiers; Hugh Galbraith, Robert Haresnape.
Non-playing squad members: Jimmy Yates.

Darwen
Billy McOwen; John Leach, William Siddons; James Haddow, David Owen, Richard Thornber; Jonty Entwistle, W. F. Marsden, David Alexander, Robert Smith, James Nightingale.
Manager: Unknown.

Playing squad members: R. H. Entwistle, Joseph Walton; Thomas Aspden, E. Hunt, W. McAdam; Robert Fish, T. Marsden, M. McAvoy, William Yates; J. Carty, R. Craven, Robert Heap, Thomas Slater, John Wade.

Derby County
Jack Robinson; Jimmy Methven, Jonathan Staley; Jack Cox, Archie Goodall, Walter Roulstone; Sammy Mills, Jimmy McLachlan, John Goodall, Johnny McMillan, Will Storer.
Secretary: Harry Newbould.

Playing squad members: Charlie Bunyan; Ernest Hickinbottom, Walter Rose; Charles Butterworth, Lewis Cooper, George Ekins, Arthur Hardy, Charlie Rose.
Non-playing squad members: Harry Storer.

Everton
David Jardine; Bob Howarth, Duncan McLean; Johnny Holt, Bob Kelso, Hope Robertson; Alex Latta, Tom Wyllie, Alan Maxwell, Edgar Chadwick, Alf Milward.
Manager: Dick Molyneux.

Playing squad members: Joey Murray, Richard Williams; John Collins, Jack Earp, Robert Jones, Jack Kent, Joe Marsden, Charlie Parry; W. C. Campbell, David Kirkwood, Alex Lochhead; Jack Elliott, Fred Geary, Patrick Gordon.

Notts County
George Toone; Tom McLean, Jack Hendry; Charlie Bramley, David Calderhead, Alf Shelton; Allan Elleman, Tom McInnes, Jimmy Oswald, Harry Walkerdine, Harry Daft.
Manager: Edwin Browne.

Playing squad members: Jimmy Thraves; Albert Whitelaw; Archie Osborne, Charles Shelton, John Walker, Frank Wilkinson, Albert Williamson; James Abrahams, George Bakewell, Ernest Bell, Jimmy Burns, A. Hooley, Albert Widdowson.
Non-playing squad members: Billy Locker.

Preston North End
Jimmy Trainer; Nick Ross, Bob Holmes; Moses Sanders, James Sharp, Billy Stewart; Jack Gordon, Jimmy Ross, Thomas Towie, Hugh Gallacher, Geordie Drummond.
Manager: William Sudell.

Playing squad members: Frank Norris; Billy Greer, Jimmy Holmes, William McKennie, Bob Roberts; Frank Becton, Tinsley Lindley, Stanley Taylor.
Non-playing squad members: Archibald Ferguson.

Stoke
Billy Rowley; Tommy Clare, Alf Underwood; Davy Brodie, Davy Christie, Hughie Clifford; Louis Ballham, Ted Evans, Wilmot Turner, Billy ‘Chippy’ Naughton, Billy Dunn.
Manager: Joseph Bradshaw/Arthur Reeves.

Playing squad members: Ike Brookes; George Bateman; Billy Draycott, Jack Proctor, Robert Smith, Jesse Stanley; Tommy Arthern, John Cameron, William Forrester, Billy Fraser, Joe Schofield, John Tunnicliffe.

Sunderland
Ned Doig; Tom Porteous, John Murray; John Auld, Will Gibson, Hughie Wilson; Jock Scott, Davy Hannah, Johnny Campbell, Jimmy Millar, Jimmy Hannah.
Manager: Tom Watson.

Playing squad members: Donald Gow, Sid Oliver; Jimmy Logan, Jock Smith.

West Bromwich Albion
Joe Reader; Thomas McCulloch, Mark Nicholson; Frank Dyer, Willie Groves, Charlie Perry; Billy Bassett, Roddie McLeod, Tom Pearson, Sammy Nicholls, Alf ‘Jasper’ Geddes.
Manager: Louis Ford.

Playing squad members: Chris Charsley, Bob Roberts; Jack Horton, Seth Powell, Samuel Wheldon; Jem Bayliss, John Castle, Albert Millard, Jack ‘Baldy’ Reynolds; George Haynes, Robert Roberts, George ‘Spry’ Woodhall.

Wolverhampton Wanderers
Billy Rose; Dick Baugh, Charlie Mason; Harry Allen, Joseph Davies, George Kinsey; Charles Booth, Charlie Baker, Will Devey, Dick Topham, David Wykes.
Manager: John Addenbrooke.

Playing squad members: Tommy Dunn, George Swift; Claude Bradley, Arthur Lowder, Billy Malpass; Herbert Bailey, Charlie Bowdler, James Burleigh, Billy Heath, Jack Johnston, Harry Wood.

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