Jack Birchall

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Jack Birchall was an English footballer. He played for Blackpool and Blackburn Rovers. Birchall began his career with Liverpool in 1899 as a 23-year-old, but did not make any League appearances for the Anfield club. He joined Blackpool the following year and went on to make 86 League appearances and score three goals for the Seasiders. He made his debut for the club in the opening League game of the 1900-01 season, a goalless draw at New Brighton Tower on 1 September. He went on to make a further 29 appearances that campaign, scoring twice. His first goal came in a 3-1 victory at Gainsborough Trinity on 5 January the second in a 3-0 home win over Stockport County on 23 February.