Tag: Football

Fight between football teams

An  exciting scene took place at the Middlewich Station, Cheshire, on Saturday evening, after a football match between Northwich and Crewe. Both teams had assembled on opposite platforms waiting for trains, and whilst they were there they began hooting and…

Amusing incident at Rock Ferry

Whilst the football match Cheshire Lines v. South Tranmere Y.M.F.S. was in progress last Saturday, a young bullock became very frisky on seeing the players running about in their variegated jerseys. The bullock rushed in amongst the players, and finally…

An elephant as football player

The singular spectacle of a football match in which an elephant was matched against a man was winessed at a circus at Spalding on Thursday night. J. Harrod, a well-known Spalding footballer, competed with the elephant but failed to get…