Leeds United F.C. History
Leeds United F.C. History : Foreword
1919-29 - The Twenties
1930-39 - The Thirties
1939-46 - The War Years
1947-49 - Post War Depression
1949-57 - The Reign of King John
1957-63 - From Charles to Revie
1961-75 - The Revie Years
1975-82 - The Downward Spiral
1982-88 - The Dark Years
1988-96 - The Wilko Years
1996-04 - The Rollercoaster Ride
2004-17 - Down Among The Deadmen
100 Greatest LUFC Players Ever
Greatest Leeds United Games
Players' Profiles
Managers' Profiles
Leeds City F.C. History
Leeds City F.C. Player and Manager Profiles
Leeds United/City Statistics
Leeds United/City Captains
Leeds United/City Friendlies and Other Games
Leeds United/City Reserves and Other Teams

Barnshaw: Robert James (Bob)

1916-1917 (Leeds City War-time Guest Player Details)

Centre Half

Born: Hebburn: 14-03-1889

Debut: v Bradford City (h): 25-12-1916

Height & Weight: Unknown

Barnshaw started playing with Hebburn Argyle and joined the staff at Sheffield Wednesday (then known as ‘The Wednesday’) in 1911 but returned to Hebburn Argyle without having played a senior game at Hillsborough. He returned to Sheffield in 1913, but this time to Bramall Lane with Sheffield United, where he played three First Division games at Centre-half before the War intervened. He played one game for Leeds City at Left-Half as a War-time guest. After the Football League recommenced after WW1, he joined Third Division Watford in 1920 and scored once in twelve appearances. He then moved on to Third Division South side Aberdare Athletic in 1921, where he scored twice in twenty-four League games in one season with them before retiring.

War-time Guest AppearancesGoals
Principal Tournament 10
Subsidiary Tournament 00
Total 10