Sheffield Daily Telegraph – Thursday 08 December 1927
Pro. Not Registered.
Arsenal Club Fined And Denaby Player Suspended.
The- Emergency Committee will report to the F,.A. Council next Monday having fined the Arsenal F.C. £25 for having played F. Briggs, a professional, without first registering him and the player has been suspended for two months from November 1st for having played without registration.
Briggs is a young player hailing from Denaby who had a trial with Sheffield United last season.
He is a younger brother of the Birmingham centre-forward and brother-in-law of Tunstall, the Sheffield United outside-left.