John Kessack Ogston (John Ogston) @

All articles about John Ogston on; About John Ogston: Born: January 15, 1939: Aberdeen, Scotland. Passed away: August 16, 2017: Aberdeen, Scotland. Nick-name: “Tubby”. Position: Goalkeeper. Height: (6ft. 2in.); Weight: (12st. 2lb.). Career: Banks O’Dee: 1956. Aberdeen: Signed: May 4, 1957. 1957-58: 0-0 (Scottish League 1); 0-0 […]

Players and their merits

Feel free to help me by commenting or contacting me on kjellhanssen There will be missing first names or misspelled surnames. All inputs appreciated!! Representative matches registered on the blog: English FA Cup Finals; Irish FA Cup Finals; Scottish FA Cup Finals; Welsh FA Cup Finals; Earl […]

Liverpool v Everton 3-1 (Premier League: April 1, 2017)

April 1, 2017 Match: Premier League, at Anfield, kick-off: 12:30. Liverpool – Everton 3-1 (2-1). Attendance: 52,290. Referee: Mr. Anthony Taylor; assistant referees: Messrs. S. Bennett and A. Nunn. Fourth official: Mr. Martin Atkinson. Liverpool: Simon Mignolet, Nathaniel Clyne, Georginio Wijnaldum, Dejan Lovren, James Milner (C), Philippe Coutinho, […]

Ronald Moran (Ronnie Moran) @

All articles about Ronnie Moran on About Ronnie Moran: Born: February 28, 1934: Liverpool (Lancashire), England. Passed away: March 22, 2017: Liverpool (Lancashire), England. Position: Left back. Height: 177 cm. (5ft. 9½in.); Weight: 77 kilos (13st. 2lb.). Career: Crosby School. Liverpool: Signed: January 7, 1952 (signed as […]

Bob McColl – he slipped away…

An article from February, 1919. Liverpool couldn’t afford Bob McColl Robert McColl, the famous international, is home again after a long period of Army Service. The “Athletic News” yesterday relates an interesting story told by the late Mr. Tom Watson, of Liverpool, of how McColl became a professional. […]

Three great goalkeepers

I came across a nice feature article about the top goalkeepers of 1908 in the Cricket and Football Field newspaper recently. It is quite interesting reading when the journalist of the time (known as “Richard Samuel”) digs deep into these players perwsonalities. The whole articles can be read […]

Welcome to PlayUpLiverpool

What an amazing life style it brings, you know, when supporting a football team 24/7, following the score, the previews, the reviews, building up and tearing down … dreams. Nothing last forever, but this come pretty close. Come on, Red men – Play up, Liverpool! Before I start […]

Liverpool F.C. season 1961-62

Liverpool Football Club, season 1961-62: Liverpool F.C. Board of Directors meeting: Left to right: SC Reakes, CJ Hill, H Cartwright, GA Richards, RL Martindale, TV Williams (chairman), JS McInnes (Secretary), W Shankly (manager), EAF Sawyer, HK Latham. Directors Mr. T.V. Williams Chairman Mr. S.C. Reakes, J.P. Vice-Chairman Mr. […]

Christian Ziege @

All articles about Christian Ziege on PlayUpLiverpool. About Christian Ziege: Born: February 1 – 1972, in Berlin, in Germany. Position: Left full-back. Height: Weight: Career: FC Sudstern 08 Berlin, 1978 – 1981. TSW Rudow Berlin, 1981 – 1985. FC Hertha 03 Zehlendorf, 1985 – 1990. Bayern Munchen, 1990. […]

Liverpool F.C. – Hail the 1922 Champions

Liverpool F.C. – The Champions of the League The supreme event in the Eastertide football was the decision of the League championship. When Liverpool had the honour of defeating last season’s winners, Burnley, and on the same day Oldham Athletic overcame Tottenham Hotspur at Boundary Park, the premiership […]