Category: Tony’s Corner

The Original Merseyside Derby Game

By Tony Onslow. The present Merseyside Derby games are contested between Everton and their close neighbours Liverpool. The event attracts a capacity crowd to Goodison Park where, in 1894, the two sides had first met in a Football League match. The occasion also taxes the capacity of the […]

A Scot named Jack Angus

Written by: TONY ONSLOW. Jack Angus. A man who scored in the first Football League match between Manchester and Merseyside. The population of Liverpool were starting to prepare for the festive season when a young man stepped of the train at Tithebarn Railway Station to be greeted by […]