June 4, 1942 For their match against the Army side at Anfield on Saturday, Liverpool are likely to include a number of players from other
June 1, 1942 The meeting of Liverpool and Everton in the Liverpool Senior Cup final at Anfield provided a thrilling finish to the season’s programme
May 30, 1942 Key note: “The meeting of Liverpool and Everton in the Liverpool Senior Cup final at Anfield provided a thrilling finish to the
May 29, 1942 While we had dreamed of Liverpool and Everton meeting in the Lancashire Senior Cup final and found that bubble exploded in two
May 29, 1942 For tomorrow’s Anfield Cup game Liverpool will have the help of six new guest stars. In addition to other borrowed players who
May 16, 1942 Match: Lancashire League, at Deepdale. Preston North End – Liverpool 0-2 (0-1). Attendance: 3,000. Referee: Mr. A.E. Ellis (Blackpool). Preston North End
Saturday, April 18 – 1942 Match: International friendly, at Hampden Park. Scotland – England 5-4 (2-1). Attendance: 75,000. Referee: Mr. R. Calder (Rutherglen). Scotland (2-3-5):
Tuesday, April 14 – 1942 Bill Shankly, Preston North End and Scottish international halfback football star, agreed to the new role but was a little
December 30, 1941 Laurie Hughes, 17-year-old-captain of Tranmere Rovers ‘A’ team, makes his first eleven debut on Saturday, when the Rovers entertain last season’s cup
June 7, 1941 Match: Football League, North Regional, at Deepdale. Preston North End – Liverpool 6-1 (4-0). Attendance: 7,000. Referee: Mr. J. McCann (Preston). Preston
June 6, 1941 Two of the finest wing discoveries of wartime football will be playing for Liverpool tomorrow in the North Regional game at Deepdale
August 10, 1940 It will interest all who have admired his skill, forcefulness, and wholeheartedness to know that Bill Shankly has joined the Air Force
March 21, 1940 Preston North End have shown greater enterprise devising a scheme to encourage and coach junior players than any other Football League club.
March 9, 1940 Match, International, representative friendly, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. British Army XI – Football League XI 5-2 (4-0). Attendance: 12,000. Referee: Mr. F.
March 8, 1940 Merseyside stages its second big wartime representative match tomorrow, when, at Liverpool’s Anfield home, the British Army, following their triumph over the
January 1, 1940 Busby’s part in the victory. Liverpool’s 3-1 victory at Preston was something in the nature of a minor miracle. The losers included
January 1, 1940 “Ten to one chances come off sometimes.” In these words Mr. George Kay, Liverpool’s manager, correctly summed up the victory of a
December 30, 1939 Match: Friendly, at Deepdale, kick-off: 14:20. Preston North End – Liverpool 1-3 (1-1). Attendance: 4,000. Referee: Mr. J.H. Hargreaves (Preston). Preston North
Friday, November 17 – 1939 In granting King’s Park, the Scottish club, permission to play their right half, Bill Shankly, the Scottish international, Preston North
April 15, 1939 International: British Championship 1938-39, Hampden Park (Glasgow). Scotland – England 1-2 (1-0). Attendance: 149,269. Referee: Mr. William Hamilton (Northern Ireland FA). Scotland
December 31, 1938 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:30. Liverpool – Preston North End 4-1 (2-0). Attendance: 30,453. Referee: Mr. P. Snape
December 7, 1935 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:15. Liverpool – Preston North End 2-1 (1-1). Attendance: 24,415. Referee: Mr. H. Hartley.
July 20, 1932 Another Scottish junior went south yesterday. He is Bill Shankly, his position right half, and goes on a month’s trial to Carlisle