Signed for £10 from fellow-Southern Leaguers, Bristol Rovers, Herbert Parsons would never get to play in that League for the Saints. A well-built left-winger, felt by to Echo to have “an intelligent concept of his duties on the field”, Herbert was nevertheless released after but two games in the Southern Alliance.The following month, he sailed for Canada. But hopes of a new life ...
Browse through the profiles of every Saints player to have played competitive football from 1887, right up to the present day. Well over 1000 profiles (and growing) including full stats, photos and relevant press cuttings. This is THE place to explore the lives of the men who wore the red and white shirts …..even if it was only the once.
In short the ultimate historical archive for Saints fans who want to delve deeper into the careers and fate of those who represented the club they are so proud to support.
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