1892/93 First Division

First Team Overall First Team Appearances & Scorers Reserves
President:  Sir Alfred Hickman MP.

Committee: Mr A Hollingsworth (Chairman); Others Unknown.
Secretary Manager: Jack Addenbrooke.
Trainers: Jack Lewis, Albert Fletcher.
Captain: Harry Allen.

Playing Staff: J Alcock, Harry Allen, Charlie Baker, Barrs, Dick Baugh, David Black, Chas Bradley, Joseph Butcher, Joseph Davies, Will Devey, Tommy Dunn, Edwards, Harry Farmer, Albert Fletcher, H Fletcher, Arthur Griffin, Hill Griffiths, Jabey Griffiths, Joe Hassall, Harry Haynes, D Hogan, Jackson, James Johnston, George Kinsey, Kirby, Joe Lawrence, Billy Malpass, Charlie Mason, J Mason, George Moore, Billy Owen, Arthur Richards, Billy Rose, James Salter, Robert Swatman, George Swift, Swinnerton, Taylor, Dick Topham, Joseph Wilson, Harry Wood, George Woodhall, David Wykes.

Club Finances: The club reduced its adverse balance by £229 7s 1d to £508 4s 9d. The gate receipts were £4,167 18s 8d and the players wages amount to £2,548. Training operations cost £214 1s 2d and travelling expenses were £256 1s 2d. Two loses were made due to the FA Cup were a celebration dinner cost £58 12s 10d and the trip to Manchester cost £21 5s 3d.


23 (H) Pre-Season Practice Match Details
27 (H) Pre-Season Practice Match Details


1 (H) Pre-Season Practice Match Details
3 (H) Burnley W 1-0 Details
5 (H) Walsall Town Swifts Away W 3-0 Details [Friendly]
10 (H) Blackburn Rovers W 4-2 Details
12 (a) Everton D 2-2 Details [Friendly]
17 (a) West Bromwich Albion L 1-2 Details
24 (H) Notts County W 3-0 Details


1 (a) Bolton Wanderers L 1-3 Details
3 (H) West Bromwich Albion P-P [Friendly]
8 (H) Aston Villa W 2-1 Details
10 (a) Walsall Town Swifts W 3-2 Details [Friendly]
15 (a) Newton Heath L 1-10 Details
22 (H) Bolton Wanderers L 1-2 Details
24 (a) Aston Villa L 1-6 Details [Friendly]
29 (a) Stoke L 1-2 Details


5 (H) Nottingham Forest D 2-2 Details
12 (a) Blackburn Rovers D 3-3 Details
19 (H) Accrington W 5-3 Details
26 (a) Derby County D 2-2 Details
28 (a) West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 Details [Friendly]


3 (H) Stoke W 1-0 Details
10 (a) Everton L 2-3 Details
17 (H) Newton Heath W 2-0 Details
24 (a) Nottingham Forest L 1-3 Details
26 (H) Sunderland W 2-0 Details
27 (H) West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 Details
31 (a) Accrington L 0-4 Details


2 (a) Sunderland L 2-5 Details
3 (a) Middlesbrough Ironopolis L 1-3 Details [Friendly]
7 (a) Darwen D 1-1 Details [Friendly]
14 (a) Royal Arsenal W 3-1 Details [Friendly]
21 (a) Bolton Wanderers D 1-1 Details [FAC1]
23 (H) Aston Villa W 3-2 Details [Friendly]
28 (H) Bolton Wanderers W 2-1 Details [FAC1R]
30 (a) Walsall Town Swifts D 1-1 Details [BC1]


4 (H) Middlesbrough W 2-1 Details [FAC2]
6 (H) Walsall Town Swifts W 3-0 Details [BC1R]
11 (H) The Wednesday W 2-0 Details
18 (H) Darwen W 5-0 Details [FAC3]
25 (H) Derby County W 2-1 Details


4 (N) Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 Details [FACsf]
11 (a) The Wednesday W 1-0 Details
18 (H) Everton L 2-4 Details
25 (N) Everton W 1-0 Details [FACf]
27 (H) West Bromwich Albion W 3-1 Details [BC2]
29 (a) Burton Swifts L 1-3 Details [Friendly]


1 (a) Burnley L 0-2 Details
3 (a) Aston Villa L 0-5 Details
5 (H) Hednesford Town W 12-1 Details [BCsf]
8 (a) Notts County L 0-3 Details
10 (a) Preston North End L 0-4 Details
15 (H) Preston North End W 2-1 Details
22 (N) Aston Villa W 3-1 Details [BCf]
24 (N) Small Heath L 1-3 Details [BCCsf]
27 (H) West Bromwich Albion L 2-4 Details [Friendly]