Captain: E.___ Tilley
Vice Captain: Fred Hyde
Goal Kickers: Holden, Fred Hyde, _ Jenkinson, Arthur Jerrems, Joe Osborne.
The second Richmond Football Club is founded largely by members of the Surrey Football Club.
It will play as a junior club and will establish a home ground on the northern boundary of Yarra Park alongside Wellington Parade.
E. Tilley will captain Richmond during its first season. Fred Hyde will vice captain the club.
'Natives' 3 goals defeated 'The World' 2 goals at the Richmond Paddock
The second Richmond plays its first game. It is defeated by Southern three goals to one at Fawkner Park.
_ Holden kicks the first goal for this incarnation of the Richmond Football Club.
Goal: Jerrems, Haldane
The second Richmond wins its first game. It defeats Collingwood two goals to one at Richmond Paddock (Yarra Park).
Richmond (20 players) is scheduled to play the senior club Albert Park (15 players) at Albert Park.
Carlton United 1
MELBOURNE (15) 0
Richmond (18 players) holds handicapped senior club Melbourne (13 players) to a scoreless draw on Melbourne’s ground north of the MCG.
East Melbourne 0
Richmond (18) 0
CARLTON (13) 0
Richmond (18 players) holds the senior club Carlton (13 players) to a scoreless draw.
A Richmond representative secures the ground, the second best in Richmond Paddock (Yarra Park), from other clubs by positioning himself there from daybreak. (Leader 22/7/1871)
Richmond larrikins obstruct play during the second half and force the game to be held up. When play recommences one or two Carlton players are tripped by larrikins as they chase the ball amongst the spectators. Carlton then refuses to continue and the game ends.
Melbourne played Sth Yarra at Richmond Paddock. Approximately 400-500 people watched.
CARLTON (15) 1
Only seven Carlton players turn up for their game against Richmond at Royal Park. The remainder of Carlton’s 15 man team is made up of substitutes.
Richmond is scheduled to play Carlton United in Royal Park.
Richmond’s game against Albert Park’s second twenty is postponed owing to an athletic sports meeting on the South Melbourne Cricket Ground.
East Melbourne 0
Richmond is scheduled to play Collingwood in Richmond Paddock. The game is possibly postponed due to the poor weather.
MELBOURNE (15) 1
Sept. 16 Richmond is scheduled to play Carlton United in Richmond Paddock
CARLTON (15) 0
Goals: Hyde, Osbourne
Richmond (20 players) defeats the senior club Carlton (15 players) two goals to nil on Melbourne’s ground north of the MCG. It is the first time Richmond had defeated a senior club.
Club Office Bearers 1871
Captain E. Tilley
Vice Captain Fred Hyde
Second Richmond FC overview