Full Name:
Joseph Powell Mercer


STATS (Competitive games only):
Dec 24, 1910

Last Game:
Apr 24, 1915

158 (Rank: #127)

6 (Rank: #268)

Yellow Cards:

Red Cards:

Jul 21, 1889

Higher Bebington





Intnl. Country:

Forest Caps:

Forest Goals:

Total Caps:

Total Goals:

Penalties scored:
Penalties missed:

Shirt numbers:
5 (155 appearances) , 4 (3)

Joe Mercer was the father of the more famous Joe Mercer Jr who played for Everton and Arsenal before managing several clubs (and England). Joe Mercer Sr fought in WWI where he received respiratory problems from a gas attack. He died from complications in 1927, aged 36.


Season Stats (competitive games only)
Season Squad Num Played Won Drawn Lost Goals Yellows Reds Own
Went Off Came On Unused

Transfer Details:
# Date Type Club Fee Loan until Manager
1BoughtFred Earp
2SoldBob Masters

Record for Joe Mercer
Game First Game Last Game P W D L Goals Yellow Red Own Goals Started Came On Went Off Unused Sub
League Tier 1Dec 24, 1910Apr 15, 191113211013
League Tier 2Sep 02, 1911Apr 24, 19151374128686137
League Tier 3
FA CupJan 14, 1911Jan 09, 191582158
League Cup
European Cup
Fairs Cup
Super Cup
Intercontinental Cup
Full Members Cup
Associate Members Cup
Charity Shield
Anglo-Scottish Cup
Anglo-Italian Cup
Total (Competitive)Dec 24, 1910Apr 24, 19151584530836158
FriendlyApr 17, 1911Jan 01, 1912222
Total (Non-Competitive)Apr 17, 1911Jan 01, 1912222
TOTAL OVERALLDec 24, 1910Apr 24, 19151604530856160

All Games for Joe Mercer
# Date Game Opponent H/A Score Result Ground Started Came On Went Off Unused sub Goals scored Yellow Red
1Sat Dec 24, 1910League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurH1-2LossStarted
2Mon Dec 26, 1910League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA4-1WinWhite Hart LaneStarted
3Tue Dec 27, 1910League Tier 1MiddlesbroughH1-1DrawStarted
4Sat Dec 31, 1910League Tier 1Notts CountyH0-2LossStarted
5Sat Jan 07, 1911League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA2-4LossOld TraffordStarted
6Sat Jan 14, 1911FA CupWest Ham UnitedA1-2LossUpton ParkStarted
7Sat Jan 21, 1911League Tier 1LiverpoolH2-0WinStarted
8Sat Jan 28, 1911League Tier 1BuryA0-1LossGigg LaneStarted
9Sat Feb 04, 1911League Tier 1Sheffield UnitedH1-2LossStarted
10Sat Feb 11, 1911League Tier 1Aston VillaA1-3LossVilla ParkStarted
11Sat Feb 18, 1911League Tier 1SunderlandH1-3LossStarted
12Sat Mar 04, 1911League Tier 1Bradford CityH0-2LossStarted
13Fri Apr 14, 1911League Tier 1EvertonA1-2LossGoodison ParkStarted
14Sat Apr 15, 1911League Tier 1Bristol CityA1-5LossAshton GateStarted
Mon Apr 17, 1911FriendlyQueen's ParkH1-2LossStarted
15Sat Sep 02, 1911League Tier 2Leeds CityH2-1WinStarted
16Sat Sep 09, 1911League Tier 2Wolverhampton WanderersA0-1LossMolineuxStarted
17Sat Sep 16, 1911League Tier 2Leicester FosseH4-1WinStarted
18Sat Sep 23, 1911League Tier 2Gainsborough TrinityA2-1WinThe NortholmeStarted
19Sat Sep 30, 1911League Tier 2Grimsby TownH1-0WinStarted
20Sat Oct 07, 1911League Tier 2BurnleyA0-2LossTurf MoorStarted
21Sat Oct 14, 1911League Tier 2ChelseaA0-2LossStamford BridgeStarted
22Sat Oct 21, 1911League Tier 2Clapton OrientH3-0WinStartedgoal
23Sat Oct 28, 1911League Tier 2Bristol CityA2-2DrawAshton GateStarted
24Sat Nov 04, 1911League Tier 2Birmingham CityH0-1LossStarted
25Sat Nov 11, 1911League Tier 2Huddersfield TownA2-1WinLeeds RoadStarted
26Sat Nov 18, 1911League Tier 2BlackpoolH2-1WinStarted
27Sat Nov 25, 1911League Tier 2Glossop North EndA0-0DrawNorth RoadStarted
28Sat Dec 02, 1911League Tier 2Hull CityH0-0DrawStarted
29Sat Dec 09, 1911League Tier 2BarnsleyA0-1LossOakwellStarted
30Sat Dec 16, 1911League Tier 2Bradford Park AvenueH2-1WinStarted
31Sat Dec 23, 1911League Tier 2FulhamA0-2LossCraven CottageStarted
32Mon Dec 25, 1911League Tier 2Stockport CountyA2-2DrawEdgeley ParkStartedgoal
33Tue Dec 26, 1911League Tier 2Derby CountyH1-3LossStarted
34Sat Dec 30, 1911League Tier 2Leeds CityA1-3LossElland RoadStarted
Mon Jan 01, 1912FriendlyLinfield AthleticA1-2LossWindsor ParkStarted
35Sat Jan 06, 1912League Tier 2Wolverhampton WanderersH0-0DrawStarted
36Sat Jan 13, 1912FA CupBradford Park AvenueH0-1LossStarted
37Sat Jan 27, 1912League Tier 2Gainsborough TrinityH2-0WinStarted
38Sat Feb 10, 1912League Tier 2BurnleyH0-1LossStarted
39Sat Feb 17, 1912League Tier 2ChelseaH2-3LossStarted
40Sat Feb 24, 1912League Tier 2Clapton OrientA2-0WinMillfields RoadStarted
41Thu Feb 29, 1912League Tier 2Leicester FosseA1-1DrawFilbert StreetStarted
42Sat Mar 02, 1912League Tier 2Bristol CityH2-0WinStarted
43Sat Mar 09, 1912League Tier 2Birmingham CityA2-4LossSt. AndrewsStartedgoal
44Sat Mar 16, 1912League Tier 2Huddersfield TownH3-0WinStarted
45Thu Mar 21, 1912League Tier 2Grimsby TownA4-1WinBlundell ParkStarted
46Sat Mar 30, 1912League Tier 2Glossop North EndH0-1LossStarted
47Sat Apr 06, 1912League Tier 2Hull CityA1-2LossAnlaby RoadStarted
48Tue Apr 09, 1912League Tier 2Derby CountyA0-1LossBaseball GroundStarted
49Sat Apr 13, 1912League Tier 2BarnsleyH0-2LossStarted
50Sat Apr 20, 1912League Tier 2Bradford Park AvenueA1-2LossHorton Park AvenueStarted
51Sat Apr 27, 1912League Tier 2FulhamH1-1DrawStarted
52Sat Sep 07, 1912League Tier 2Leicester FosseA1-3LossFilbert StreetStarted
53Sat Sep 14, 1912League Tier 2Stockport CountyH2-1WinStarted
54Mon Sep 16, 1912League Tier 2Wolverhampton WanderersA3-2WinMolineuxStarted
55Sat Sep 21, 1912League Tier 2Preston North EndA1-1DrawDeepdaleStarted
56Sat Sep 28, 1912League Tier 2BurnleyH2-1WinStarted
57Thu Oct 03, 1912League Tier 2BarnsleyH2-0WinStarted
58Sat Oct 05, 1912League Tier 2Hull CityA1-2LossAnlaby RoadStarted
59Sat Oct 12, 1912League Tier 2Glossop North EndH3-2WinStarted
60Sat Oct 19, 1912League Tier 2Clapton OrientA2-2DrawMillfields RoadStarted
61Sat Oct 26, 1912League Tier 2Lincoln CityH1-2LossStarted
62Sat Nov 02, 1912League Tier 2BlackpoolH1-1DrawStarted
63Sat Nov 09, 1912League Tier 2Bristol CityA2-1WinAshton GateStarted
64Sat Nov 16, 1912League Tier 2Birmingham CityH3-1WinStarted
65Sat Nov 23, 1912League Tier 2Huddersfield TownA1-1DrawLeeds RoadStarted
66Sat Nov 30, 1912League Tier 2Leeds CityH1-2LossStarted
67Sat Dec 07, 1912League Tier 2Grimsby TownA0-0DrawBlundell ParkStarted
68Sat Dec 14, 1912League Tier 2BuryH1-1DrawStarted
69Sat Dec 21, 1912League Tier 2FulhamA0-0DrawCraven CottageStarted
70Wed Dec 25, 1912League Tier 2Wolverhampton WanderersH2-0WinStarted
71Sat Dec 28, 1912League Tier 2Leicester FosseH4-2WinStarted
72Wed Jan 01, 1913League Tier 2BarnsleyA0-1LossOakwellStarted
73Sat Jan 04, 1913League Tier 2Stockport CountyA1-2LossEdgeley ParkStarted
74Sat Jan 18, 1913FA CupChesterfieldA4-1WinSaltergateStarted
75Sat Jan 25, 1913League Tier 2BurnleyA5-3WinTurf MoorStarted
76Sat Feb 01, 1913FA CupOldham AthleticA1-5LossBoundary ParkStarted
77Wed Feb 05, 1913League Tier 2Preston North EndH0-2LossStarted
78Sat Feb 08, 1913League Tier 2Hull CityH5-0WinStarted
79Sat Feb 15, 1913League Tier 2Glossop North EndA3-4LossNorth RoadStarted
80Sat Feb 22, 1913League Tier 2Clapton OrientH0-0DrawStarted
81Sat Mar 01, 1913League Tier 2Lincoln CityA1-2LossSincil BankStarted
82Sat Mar 08, 1913League Tier 2BlackpoolA1-2LossBloomfield RoadStarted
83Sat Mar 15, 1913League Tier 2Bristol CityH4-1WinStarted
84Fri Mar 21, 1913League Tier 2Bradford Park AvenueH1-2LossStarted
85Sat Mar 22, 1913League Tier 2Birmingham CityA0-2LossSt. AndrewsStarted
86Mon Mar 24, 1913League Tier 2Bradford Park AvenueA1-3LossHorton Park AvenueStarted
87Sat Mar 29, 1913League Tier 2Huddersfield TownH0-1LossStarted
88Sat Apr 12, 1913League Tier 2Grimsby TownH1-2LossStarted
89Sat Apr 19, 1913League Tier 2BuryA0-2LossGigg LaneStarted
90Sat Apr 26, 1913League Tier 2FulhamH2-4LossStarted
91Sat Sep 06, 1913League Tier 2Wolverhampton WanderersH1-3LossStarted
92Thu Sep 11, 1913League Tier 2Leicester FosseA1-5LossFilbert StreetStarted
93Sat Sep 13, 1913League Tier 2Hull CityA0-1LossAnlaby RoadStarted
94Sat Sep 20, 1913League Tier 2BarnsleyH0-2LossStarted
95Sat Sep 27, 1913League Tier 2BuryA0-1LossGigg LaneStarted
96Sat Oct 04, 1913League Tier 2Huddersfield TownH1-1DrawStarted
97Sat Oct 11, 1913League Tier 2Lincoln CityA0-1LossSincil BankStarted
98Sat Oct 18, 1913League Tier 2BlackpoolH3-0WinStarted
99Sat Oct 25, 1913League Tier 2FulhamA0-2LossCraven CottageStarted
100Sat Nov 01, 1913League Tier 2Woolwich ArsenalA2-3LossHighburyStarted
101Sat Nov 08, 1913League Tier 2Grimsby TownH4-1WinStarted
102Sat Nov 15, 1913League Tier 2Birmingham CityA0-2LossSt. AndrewsStarted
103Sat Nov 22, 1913League Tier 2Bristol CityH1-1DrawStarted
104Sat Nov 29, 1913League Tier 2Leeds CityA0-8LossElland RoadStarted
105Tue Dec 16, 1913League Tier 2Glossop North EndA0-3LossNorth RoadStarted
106Sat Dec 20, 1913League Tier 2Stockport CountyH2-2DrawStarted
107Thu Dec 25, 1913League Tier 2Notts CountyA2-2DrawMeadow LaneStarted
108Fri Dec 26, 1913League Tier 2Notts CountyH1-0WinStarted
109Sat Dec 27, 1913League Tier 2Wolverhampton WanderersA1-4LossMolineuxStarted
110Sat Jan 03, 1914League Tier 2Hull CityH1-2LossStarted
111Sat Jan 10, 1914FA CupClapton OrientA2-2DrawMillfields RoadStarted
112Wed Jan 14, 1914FA CupClapton OrientH0-1LossStarted
113Sat Jan 17, 1914League Tier 2BarnsleyA0-5LossOakwellStarted
114Sat Jan 24, 1914League Tier 2BuryH1-1DrawStarted
115Sat Feb 07, 1914League Tier 2Huddersfield TownA1-1DrawLeeds RoadStarted
116Sat Feb 14, 1914League Tier 2Lincoln CityH2-1WinStarted
117Sat Feb 21, 1914League Tier 2BlackpoolA1-2LossBloomfield RoadStarted
118Sat Feb 28, 1914League Tier 2FulhamH1-1DrawStarted
119Sat Mar 07, 1914League Tier 2Woolwich ArsenalH0-0DrawStarted
120Sat Mar 14, 1914League Tier 2Grimsby TownA0-3LossBlundell ParkStarted
121Sat Mar 21, 1914League Tier 2Birmingham CityH3-1WinStarted
122Sat Mar 28, 1914League Tier 2Bristol CityA0-1LossAshton GateStarted
123Sat Apr 04, 1914League Tier 2Leeds CityH2-1WinStarted
124Fri Apr 10, 1914League Tier 2Bradford Park AvenueA0-4LossHorton Park AvenueStarted
125Sat Apr 11, 1914League Tier 2Clapton OrientA1-3LossMillfields RoadStarted
126Mon Apr 13, 1914League Tier 2Bradford Park AvenueH1-0WinStartedgoal
127Sat Apr 18, 1914League Tier 2Glossop North EndH1-2LossStartedgoal
128Wed Sep 02, 1914League Tier 2Birmingham CityH1-1DrawStarted
129Sat Sep 05, 1914League Tier 2Grimsby TownH4-2WinStarted
130Sat Sep 12, 1914League Tier 2Huddersfield TownA0-4LossLeeds RoadStarted
131Sat Sep 19, 1914League Tier 2Bristol CityH0-1LossStarted
132Thu Oct 01, 1914League Tier 2Lincoln CityH3-2WinStarted
133Sat Oct 03, 1914League Tier 2Preston North EndH1-1DrawStarted
134Sat Oct 10, 1914League Tier 2BlackpoolA0-3LossBloomfield RoadStarted
135Sat Oct 17, 1914League Tier 2Leicester FosseA1-3LossFilbert StreetStarted
136Sat Oct 24, 1914League Tier 2BarnsleyH2-1WinStarted
137Sat Dec 05, 1914League Tier 2Leeds CityH3-1WinStarted
138Sat Dec 12, 1914League Tier 2Clapton OrientA0-0DrawMillfields RoadStarted
139Sat Dec 19, 1914FA CupShrewsbury TownH6-1WinStarted
140Fri Dec 25, 1914League Tier 2Derby CountyH2-2DrawStarted
141Sat Dec 26, 1914League Tier 2Derby CountyA0-1LossBaseball GroundStarted
142Mon Dec 28, 1914League Tier 2Birmingham CityA0-3LossSt. AndrewsStarted
143Sat Jan 02, 1915League Tier 2Grimsby TownA0-4LossBlundell ParkStarted
144Sat Jan 09, 1915FA CupNorwich CityH1-4LossStarted
145Sat Jan 16, 1915League Tier 2Huddersfield TownH3-2WinStarted
146Sat Jan 23, 1915League Tier 2Bristol CityA2-1WinAshton GateStarted
147Sat Feb 13, 1915League Tier 2BlackpoolH2-1WinStarted
148Sat Feb 20, 1915League Tier 2Leicester FosseH1-3LossStartedgoal
149Sat Feb 27, 1915League Tier 2BarnsleyA0-3LossOakwellStarted
150Sat Mar 06, 1915League Tier 2Glossop North EndH1-0WinStarted
151Sat Mar 13, 1915League Tier 2Wolverhampton WanderersA1-5LossMolineuxStarted
152Sat Mar 20, 1915League Tier 2FulhamH2-2DrawStarted
153Sat Mar 27, 1915League Tier 2Stockport CountyA0-1LossEdgeley ParkStarted
154Sat Apr 03, 1915League Tier 2Hull CityH1-0WinStarted
155Mon Apr 05, 1915League Tier 2Lincoln CityA1-2LossSincil BankStarted
156Sat Apr 10, 1915League Tier 2Leeds CityA0-4LossElland RoadStarted
157Sat Apr 17, 1915League Tier 2Clapton OrientH0-1LossStarted
158Sat Apr 24, 1915League Tier 2ArsenalA0-7LossHighburyStarted