History of Fulham Football Club

Bert's Debut

12 August 1925 Bert Barrett, who went on to make 419 appearances for Fulham and play for England, made his debut at the start of the 1925 season.

Beecham's Beginning

5 December 1925 The Club gives a debut to 19-year-old goalkeeper Ernie Beecham against Blackpool and he went on to make 130 appearances - still a record for consecutive appearances after a debut. The run was only halted when Beecham broke his neck against Exeter City in 1928. The picture is from "Football Caricatures By MAC" - John Player & Sons - Series of 50 - (1927)