Falkirk FC Historian

Blog URL:http://falkirkfchistorian.blogspot.com/
Blog Tags:falkirk FC, Football, Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Falkirk Football Club, Football in Falkirk
Country:United Kingdom
State/Province:Stirlingshire
Location:Falkirk

A Blog about the little details of Falkirk Football Club [and other local things] that I find interesting and were left out of the other histories.



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Falkirk Herald - Sat 5th Apr 1879LENZIE v FALKIRKThe return match between these clubs was played at Lenzie on Saturday, and after a very enjoyable game, resulted in favour of the home team by two goals to none. Falkirk, losing the toss, kicked off ag...

Falkirk Herald - Sat 29th Mar 1879FALKIRK v GOVANHILLOn Saturday last a football match between the Falkirk Football Club and the Govanhill took place on the ground of the former at Randyford. The ground was in splendid condition, and the weather was...

James Leishman

on Jan 28, 2017

James Leishmanb 25th June 1857, Bothwell, Lanarkshired 7th November 1935, Camelon, StirlingshireDebut – Saturday March 23rd 1878 v Grasshoppers (H) FriendlyCompetitive Debut – Saturday September 27th 1879 v Grasshoppers (H) Scottish Cup 1st RdPos...

Robert Service

on Jan 28, 2017

Robert Serviceb 27th March 1857, Closeburn, DumfriesshireDebut – Saturday March 23rd 1878 v Grasshoppers (H) FriendlyCompetitive Debut – Saturday September 28th 1878 v Campsie Glen (H) Scottish Cup 1st RdPositions – Left-Back, Left-Half, Forwar...

Falkirk Herald - Sat 15th Mar 1879FALKIRK v KELVINBANKOn Saturday last the Falkirk Football Club maintained the series of matches, which during the late storm were wholly put a stop to, when an interesting contest took place with the Kelvinbank men (...

Falkirk Herald - Thu 12th Dec 1878PETERSHILL v FALKIRKThis match was played on the ground of the latter at Randyford on Saturday afternoon last and resulted in a draw, no goals having been secured. There was nothing conspicuous in the playing of eith...

Angus McEwan

on Jan 25, 2017

Angus McEwanb 29th October 1856, Falkirk, Stirlingshired < 1943Debut – Saturday March 23rd 1878 v Grasshoppers (H) FriendlyPositions – GoalkeeperOther Matches/Goals [3/-]Known Career – Falkirk [1877/78]Note - in the first ever report for a F...