Player profile

John McConnell

Birthdate: 9 December 1890
Birthplace: Cambusnethan, Scotland
Other clubs: Motherwell (1907-08), Airdrieonians (1908-09), Aberdeen (1912-15)
Bought from: Airdrieonians
Signed for LFC: £80, April 1909
Liverpool debut: 18.12.1909
Last appearance: 24.02.1912
Debut goal: 02.09.1911
Last goal: 02.09.1911
Contract expiry: May 1912
Win ratio: 45.28% W: 24 D: 11 L: 18
LFC league games/goals: 50 / 1
Total LFC games/goals: 53 / 1

Player profile

Versatile half-back McConnell, who could both play on the right and left side, made his debut on 18 December 1909 when the Reds travelled to Villa Park. He made 13 further appearances that season as Liverpool finished runners-up to champions Aston Villa. He made a further 29 first division appearances in 1910/11 and another eight in what turned out to be his third and final season at Anfield, 1911/12. In May 1912 he moved back to Scotland joining Aberdeen.

Appearances per season

SeasonLeagueFALCEuropeOtherTotal
Totals50300053
1909-1910 13100014
1910-1911 29200031
1911-1912 800008

A more detailed look at the player's appearances

TotalOpponent
4Aston Villa
4Bury
4Everton
4Arsenal
3Oldham Athletic
3Manchester City
3Blackburn Rovers
3Preston North End
3Middlesbrough
3Notts County
2Tottenham
2Bradford City
2Bristol City
2Manchester United
2Newcastle United
2Nottingham Forest
1Sheffield Wednesday
1Bolton Wanderers
1WBA
1Chelsea
1Sheffield United
1Sunderland
1Gainsborough Trinity
TotalCompetition
50League
3FA Cup

Goals per season

SeasonLeagueFALCEuropeOtherTotal
Totals100001
1909-1910 000000
1910-1911 000000
1911-1912 100001

A more detailed look at the player's goalscoring

TotalTeam
1 Arsenal
TotalCompetition
1League
TotalGoal minute period
01-15
016-30
031-45
046-60
161-75 minutes
076-90
091-120
TotalOpen play/Penalty
1Open play
0Penalty

Wartime Appearances / Goals

SeasonAppearancesGoals
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Stats note

Milestone Appearances

#DateAgainstStadiumCompetition
118.12.1909Aston VillaVilla ParkLeague
5002.12.1911Aston VillaVilla ParkLeague

Milestone Goals

#MinuteDateAgainstStadiumCompetition
17002.09.1911Woolwich ArsenalManor GroundLeague

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The player was in the squad the following season

SeasonShirt #Position
1909-1910 * Defender
1910-1911 * Defender
1911-1912 * Defender
* Note, Since the 1993-94 season players have been allocated a fixed number.

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