Robert Crawford (4th July1886) was a footballer who played for Liverpool Football Club during the early part of the 20th century. July 4 is the 185th day of the year (186th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 180 days remaining. ... 1886 (MDCCCLXXXVI) is a common year starting on Friday (click on link to calendar) // Events January 18 - Modern field hockey is born with the formation of The Hockey Association in England. ... Liverpool Football Club is a football club based in Liverpool, in the north west of England. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999...
Life and playing career
Crawford was born in Blythswood, Scotland. Crawford began his career at Arthurlie before being signed by Liverpool manager Tom Watson in January 1909. Robert made his debut in a Football League First Division game at Anfield on the 13th February 1909, a game that saw the Reds beat Leicester Fosse Leicester City F.C. 4-1, he scored his one and only goal for the club on the 4th October 1913 in the heavy 4-1 defeat at the hands of The Wednesday (Sheffield Wednesday) at Owlerton, the consolation goal coming from the penalty spot. Crawford, a full-back, played 31 times during the 1910/11 campaign, this proved to be the most he would play for the club in any one season. Robert spent 6years at Anfield puting together 114 appearances. Motto: (Latin for No one provokes me with impunity)1 Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow Official language(s) English, Gaelic, Scots2 Government Constitutional monarchy - Queen of the UK Queen Elizabeth II - Prime Minister of the UK Tony Blair MP - First Minister Jack McConnell MSP Unification - by... Tom Watson (1857-1915) managed Sunderland A.F.C. and Liverpool F.C. He was in charge at Sunderland for six seasons from 1889-96. ... 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... From 1889 until 1992, this was the highest division overall of organized football in England. ... Anfield (sometimes known as Anfield Road) is a football stadium in the district of Anfield, in Liverpool, England. ... (Redirected from 13th February) February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Leicester City Football Club, nicknamed the Foxes, are an English football team, playing in the Football League Championship. ... October 4 is the 277th day of the year (278th in Leap years). ... Sheffield Wednesday are a football club in the English Football League. ...
Crawford left Liverpool in 1915 due to the outbreak of the First World War. Ypres, 1917, in the vicinity of the Battle of Passchendaele. ...
Liverpool F.C (1909 - 1915) 114 appearances 1 goal
Player profile at LFChistory.net
Categories: 1886 births | Early (pre-1914) Association Football players | Liverpool F.C. players | English footballers
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