Wednesday, February 14 – 1945
Liverpool F.C. directors, at their meeting today decided to accede to the request of Matt Busby, their captain, to be released from the arrangement whereby he was to take up a position of coach to the Liverpool club at the termination of his playing career. Busby is on the short list for the appointment as manager to a leading Scottish club.
(Evening Express, 14-02-1945)