Remembering Willie Clark who passed away on this Day in 2006

William Clark was born in Larkhall, South Lanarkshire, on 25th February 1932. Following a recommendation from QPR’s Scottish scout, Johnny Barr, the ‘Daily Mirror’ reported on 2nd February 1954: ‘Queen’s Park Rangers – no goals in seven of their last eight league games, bring down from Scotland a 13-stone, 6ft tall, twenty-one-year-old centre-forward, Willie Clark, Continue reading


St. Albans (1) – QPR (4) – ‘At this time Fisher, one of the hitherto absent Rangers, put in an Appearance’

Team: Johnstone (substitute), Teague, Spurr, McKenzie, Ridout, two un-named substitute half-backs, (one was eventually replaced by Fisher), Wright, Macdonald, Wallington, Ward The proposed Herts Cup match between Hertford and St. Albans on 23rd January 1892 was postponed due to some of the players having the flu. So, St. Albans invited Queen’s Park Rangers to fill Continue reading