1924 C.F.A. Inter-City League

President: Sam Farrant

Montreal clubs Grenadier Guards and Carsteel joined the league.

Clubs and players

Davenport Albion
Roster:
Goalkeeper – J. Stevens, Slade
Fullbacks – Jones, Pattenden
Half-backs – Jones, Brown, H. Fidler, McAdam, Lindsay
Forwards – Ferguson, Wingfield, Tilley, Andy Stevens, E. Fidler, Cowan, Briggs
Departures: Blair to Providence (ASL)

Davenport Albions strengthened its team by signing McCuaig from Toronto All Scots and Fidler from Toronto Caledonians.

Hamilton City
President: Sam Farrant
Roster:
Goalkeeper – Alex Taylor (from Westinghouse)
Fullbacks – Eadie, Vickers
Half-backs – Cartwright, Totten, McFarlane
Forwards – Lyell, Borthwick, Tucker, Branscombe, Rutherford
Departures: Donald to Providence (ASL), Cooper to Providence (ASL), Adair to Providence (ASL)

Hamilton City president Sam Farrant had played for Bristol City and Coventry City in England. In goal the Citizens had Alex Taylor who had played for Westinghouse the previous season. Vickers was the team captain, he had previousily played for Stelco and Labour Party. Leslie Lyell had played for Southall in the Athenian League in England.

Hamilton Thistles
Nickname: Jags
Roster:
Goalkeeper – Millar, Muir
Fullbacks – Lodge, H. Craig
Half-backs – T. Craig, Gilfillan, McDonald, Webster, T. Lodge
Forwards – Law, Barclay, Dewar, Smith, Bedford
Departures:

Known as the Jags, like their namesakes Partick Thistle in Scotland.

Hamilton Westinghouse
Formed:
Goalkeeper – Crompton
Fullbacks – Fernie, Billy Gilvear
Half-backs – Lyle, Turnbull, Gardiner
Forwards – Newton, Rushton, Burke, Jackson
Departures:

Montreal Carsteel
Formed: 1923
President: Len A. Peto
Roster:
Goalkeeper – Matheson, Len Peto
Fullbacks – Cunningham, Smith, Houison (from Toronto Scottish)
Half-backs – McKay, Buchanan, Thompson, McAdam
Forwards – Davies, Cadman (from Nomads), Jacks, Bill Westwater, Brown, Sanford, Harrowing
Departures:

Montreal Grenadier Guards
Formed:
Roster:
Goalkeeper – Robertson, Brown
Fullbacks – McAuley, Clark
Half-backs – McLaggan, Dunlop, Cochrane, Topping, Montgomerie
Forwards – Boulton, McFarlane, Smith, McLaughin, Ferguson, MacLean
Departures:

Grenadier Guards hired a professional coach in Sam Chedgzoy. On August 23 Ed McLaine made his debut for Grenadier Guards. He had played for Albion Rovers in Scotland.

Toronto All-Scots
Formed:
Goalkeeper – Patterson
Fullbacks – Fernie, Dean
Half-backs – Massey, Angus, Sorbie
Forwards – Ingram, Galloway, Melville, Gordon, Jarvis

Toronto Caledonians
Formed:
Roster:
Goalkeeper – Smith
Fullbacks – McCall, Brownlee
Half-backs – Bissett, Mills, Avourt
Forwards – W. Simpson, Berry, Young, Cameron, P. Simpson

Toronto Crescents
Formed:
Roster:
Goalkeeper – Penstone
Fullbacks – McGregor, Wood
Half-backs – Todd, Armstrong, Coulter
Forwards – McGlenashan, Poulter, Witham, Rossiter, Frost

Toronto Scottish
Formed:
Roster:
Goalkeepers – Taylor, Topping
Fullbacks – Campbell, McGuire, Grant
Half-backs – Ferguson, Buchanan, McKee, Reid, McCrone
Forwards – Hernon, McNeil, Woods, Anderson, Brown, McDonald, Bryson, Hall

Ulster United
Formed: 1914
Roster:
Goalkeeper – H. Stanfield
Fullbacks – Fred Williams, T. Johnson
Half-backs – R. MacDonald, W. Sims, A. Watt
Forwards – G. Snoddy, J. Borthwick, centre forward Robert Lavery, S. Grant, Jimmy Moir, Phil Lavery.
Reserves – H. Martin, G. Magill

Willys-Overland
Roster:
Goalkeeper – Hedge
Fullbacks – Vale, Searle
Half-backs – Horsepool, Herring, Baillie
Forwards – Barron, Gregory, Wood, Allan, Taylor
Departures:

Review of the season

The Inter-City Soccer League opened its season in Toronto and Hamilton on Saturday April 19. Despite the cold weather it was said that the games drew large crowds. The results were:
At Hamilton
Toronto Caledonians 5; Hamilton City 3
Willys-Overland 4; Hamilton Thistle 1
At Toronto
Ulster United 2; Crescents 0
Toronto All-Scots 3; Davenport Albion 0

League standings        GP  W  L  D   GF  GA Pts
(As of October 25, 1924)
Grenadier Guards        18  11  2  5  44  16  27
Ulster United           17  11  3  3  35  14  25
Hamilton City           17   8  4  5  34  22  21
Willys-Overland         17   7  4  6  31  22  20
Montreal Carsteel       20   8  8  4  33  27  20
Hamilton Westinghouse   16   6  6  4  18  27  16
Crescents               18   6  9  3  22  25  15
Hamilton Thistles       17   6  8  3  24  38  15
Toronto Scottish        19   5 10  4  19  32  14
Davenport Albions       19   6 11  2  23  45  14
Toronto All-Scots       16   5  6  5  25  26  13*
Toronto Caledonians     18   3 11  4  20  34   8*
*Two Points deducted for fielding an ineligible player
           

Championship finals
December 6, 1924 Toronto
Willys-Overland 0
Ulster United 2

December 13, 1924 Toronto
Willys-Overland 1 (Longtin)
Ulster United 0