December 31, 1955 Match: Central League, at Bloomfield Road. Blackpool Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 0-1 (0-1). Referee: Mr. I. Sleddon. Blackpool (2-3-5): Bob Wyllie, David
December 14, 1955 Eighteen-years-old Jimmy Melia, one of the most promising young inside forwards Liverpool have had on their books for some years, will make
December 10, 1955 Match: Central League, at Hawthorns. West Bromwich Albion Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 2-2 (1-1). Referee: Mr. J.E. Rule. West Bromwich (2-3-5): Fred
December 3, 1955 Match: Central League, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:15. Liverpool Reserves – Derby County Reserves 6-0 (3-0). Referee: Mr. G.E. Readle. Liverpool (2-3-5): Doug
November 30, 1955 For the Central League match against Derby County at Anfield Eric Anderson is provisionally named as outside right. Whether he turns out
November 12, 1955 Match: Central League, at Bramall Lane. Sheffield United Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 0-1 (0-0). Referee: Mr. S.B. Steakes (Nottingham). Sheffield United (2-3-5):
August 27, 1955 Last year Liverpool’s motto was “Promotion in one season.” Unfortunately that was not realised, and never really looked likely to be. Indeed,
August 20, 1955 Barry Wilkinson, of Liverpool, the former Bishop Auckland amateur wing half, will be out of the RAF in another couple of months.
August 13, 1955 Match: Pre-Season trial, at Anfield. Liverpool Reds – Liverpool Whites 4-0 (1-0). Attendance: 6,000. Liverpool Reds (2-3-5): Doug Rudham, Ray Lambert, Ronnie
August 10, 1955 The three close-season newcomers to Liverpool’s staff will be on view in Saturday’s public practice match, all of them in the probable
February 5, 1955 Match: Central League, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool Reserves – Bolton Wanderers Reserves 1-0 (0-0). Referee: Mr. G. Ollerton; linesmen: Messrs.: J.
January 3, 1955 Sixteen players to have special three-day training spell Sixteen Liverpool players will leave at mid-day to-morrow for three days special training at
December 11, 1954 Match: Football League, Second Division, at St. Andrews, kick-off: 14:15. Birmingham City – Liverpool 9-1 (4-1). Attendance: 17,500. Referee: Mr. G. McCabe.
September 11, 1954 Match: Football League, Second Division, at Ewood Park, kick-off: 15:00. Blackburn Rovers – Liverpool 4-3 (2-2). Attendance: 29,200. Referee: Mr. K.A. Collinge.
September 9, 1954 For Saturday’s visit to Blackburn, Liverpool make five changes. Wilkinson moves from right-half to inside-right, with Anderson on the wing, as both
September 6, 1954 Key note: “Liverpool are going down the hill fast. They have made a much worse start to the Second Division that Everton
September 6, 1954 Liverpool make four changes, two for their game with Bristol Rovers, at Bristol, this evening, for which they only left Liverpool this
September 4, 1954 Key note: “This was a poor show by Liverpool. They were beaten by a side which has previously made only a very
September 3, 1954 Liverpool F.C. make four changes, one of them positional, for to-morrow’s home game with West Ham United. Charles Ashcroft and Ray Lambert
August 28, 1954 Match: Football League, Second Division, at Baseball Ground, kick-off: 15:00. Derby County – Liverpool 3-2 (1-0) Attendance: 18,777. Referee: Mr. L.N. Peake.
August 23, 1954 Key note: “The first thing that Liverpool must realise in their new environs is that Second Division defences do not stand on
August 21, 1954 Key note: “Liverpool will never have a narrower escape than this. With four minutes to go they looked a well beaten side,
August 21, 1954 Liverpool F.C. staff list for 1954-55 Charles Ashcroft Position: Goalkeeper; Signed as professional: December 20, 1945; Height: (6ft. 2½in.); Weight: (13st. 1lb.);
August 18, 1954 For their opening game of the season on Saturday, when Doncaster Rovers provide the opposition at Anfield, Liverpool will field the same
August 11, 1954 Liverpool’s team for their first and only public practice game on Saturday (3 p.m.) will see the likely first team line up