John Davies (footballer, born 1881)

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John Davies
Personal information
Date of birth 1 July 1881
Place of birth Liverpool, England
Date of death '
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1900–1902 Liverpool 9 (0)
1903 Blackpool 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

John Davies (born 1 July 1881) was an English professional footballer. A forward, he was on the books of Liverpool and Blackpool.[1]


Davies began his career with one of his hometown clubs, Liverpool. He made his debut for the Reds on 9 March 1901. He made nine Football League and one FA Cup appearances for the Anfield club.

In 1903, he moved a short distance up the coast to join Blackpool. He made one League appearance for the Tangerines, in a 2–0 home defeat to Barnsley on 12 September 1903.[2]


  1. ^ Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: Tony Brown. p. 69. ISBN 1-899468-67-6. 
  2. ^ Calley, Roy (20 October 1992). Blackpool: A Complete Record 1887-1992. Breedon Books Publishing Co Ltd. ISBN 1-873626-07-X.