Tag: Burnley

Brian William Hall (Brian Hall) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Brian Hall on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Brian Hall: Born: November 22, 1946: Glasgow, Scotland. Passed away: July 16, 2015: Preston (Lancashire), England. Position: Midfielder. Height: 170 cm. (5ft. 7in.); Weight: 66 kilos (10st. 6lb.). Career: Manchester University. Liverpool: Signed: July 1, 1968. * 1968-69: 2 (0+2)-0 […]

Alfred Hobson (Alf Hobson) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Alf Hobson on PlayUpLiverpool. About Alf Hobson: Born: September 29, 1913: in Leamside (Durham), in England. Passed away: February 21, 2004. Position: Goalkeeper. Height: 178 cm. (5ft. 10in.); Weight: 78 kilos (12st. 3lb.). Career: Ferryhill Athletic. Shildon Colliery. Liverpool: Signed, April, 1936. * 1936-37: 25-0 […]

Edward Fairhurst Adams (Ted Adams) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Ted Adams on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Ted Adams: Born: November 30, 1906: Anfield (Liverpool/Lancashire), in England. Passed away: November 30, 1991: Burnley (Lancashire), in England. Position: Goalkeeper. Height: 178 cm. (5ft. 10in.); Weight: 78 kilos (12st. 4lb.). Career: Liverpool schoolboys. Oakmere, 1925. Earle, 1926. Liverpool: Signed: […]

At 32, Emlyn’s even younger

Tuesday, August 28 – 1979 Emlun Hughes today spends his 32nd birthday performing his favourite party piece – playing football. The colours have changed from the tangerine of Blackpool to the red of Liverpool and now to the old gold of Wolves, and a second-round League Cup-tie at […]

Jeremiah Dawson (Jerry Dawson) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Jerry Dawson at PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Jerry Dawson: Born: March 18, 1888: Holme-in-Cliviger (Lancashire), England. Passed away: August 8, 1970: Holme-in-Cliviger (Lancashire), England. Funeral/Burial: August 12, 1970: St. John the Devine Church, Holme-in-Cliviger. Position: Goalkeeper. Height: (5ft. 10½in.); Weight: (10st. 6lb.). Career: Portsmouth Rovers: 1905. Holme-in-Cliviger: […]

Robert Kelly (Bob Kelly) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Bob Kelly on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Bob Kelly: Born: November 16, 1893: Ashton-in-Makerfield (Lancashire), England. Passed away: September 22, 1969: Fylde (Lancashire), England. Position: Inside forward. Height: (5ft. 7in.); Weight: (10st.). Career: Ashton White Star: 1910. Ashton Central: 1911. Earlestown Rovers: 1912. St. Helens Town: 1913. […]

The Roger Hunt and Bill Shankly showdown

Wednesday, March 5 – 1969 Roger Hunt and Bill Shankly face a showdown meeting today – at Hunt’s request. The “battering ram” of England’s World Cup side and Liverpool’s blaze of success is prepared to be transferred or even quit the game. Only an amicable hatchet-burying session can […]

Cardiff call up Toshack for cup

Wednesday, November 17 – 1965 Injury hit Cardiff call up John Toshack, 16, an apprentice professional at inside left for tonight’s League Cup quarter final tie against Ipswich at Ninian Park. Toshack, a Welsh schoolboy international last season came on as substitute against Leyton Orient last Saturday and […]

Israel U23 v England U23 0-4 (International friendly)

Sunday, May 17 – 1964 Match: International friendly, in Tel Aviv. Israel U23 – England U23 0-4 (0-3). Attendance: 20,000 Referee: Alexander Minsariatis (Greece). Israel U23 (2-3-5): Chodorov (sub, Vissoker, 46 min.); Primo, Leon; Bachar, Lefkovich, Tisch; Friedrici, Stelvach, Kaulman, Spiegler, Kallah. England U23 (2-3-5): Peter Bonetti (Chelsea); […]

Phil Chisnall transferred to Liverpool

Wednesday, April 15 – 1964 Manchester United swooped into the transfer market yesterday by buying England right winger John Connelly from Burnley for £40,000 and selling young England inside forward Phil Chisnall to Liverpool for £30,000. Connelly had been Burnley’s star forward since recovering from a winter appendix […]

Furnell to the Gunners

Thursday, November 21 – 1963 Arsenal manager Billy Wright swooped on Merseyside in a dawn plane yesterday and signed Jim Furnell, 25-year-old Liverpool reserve goalkeeper, in a £16,000 bid to tighten the defence and win the League championship. “We couldn’t go on without an experienced goalkeeper,” Wright told […]

Walker Hampson @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Walker Hampson on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Walker Hampson: Born: July 24, 1889: Radcliffe (Lancashire), England. Passed away: 1959: Bury (Lancashire), England. Position: Half-back. Height: (5ft. 9½in.); Weight: (12st.). Career: Black Lane St. Andrew’s: 1912. Colne: 1913. Burnley: 1914. * 1914-15: 4-0 (Football League 1); 0-0 (FA […]

Bert Freeman dead

Thursday, August 11 – 1955 The death has taken place at Birmingham of Bert Freeman the former Everton and England international centre forward and the man who scored the goal for Burnley when they defeated Liverpool in the Cup Final of 1914 at Crystal Palace. Before the first […]

Liverpool v Burnley 4-0 (League match)

Saturday, September 19 – 1953 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Burnley 4-0 (4-0). Attendance: 36,643. Referee: Mr. L. Richardson (Doncaster). Liverpool (2-3-5): Russell Crossley; Albert Childs, Eddie Spicer; Joe Maloney, Laurie Hughes, Bob Paisley; Brian Jackson, Kevin Baron, Louis Bimpson, Bill Jones, […]

Burnley Reserves v Liverpool Reserves 3-1

Saturday, September 19 – 1953 Reserves, Central League, at Turf Moor. Burnley Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 3-1 (2-0). Referee: Mr. T. Kay (Bolton). Burnley Reserves (2-3-5): Colin McDonald; Jock Aird, Doug Winton; Bobby Seith, Alan Waring, Jack Bennion; Jimmy Milner, Billy Morris, Jackie Chew, Roy Stephenson, Albert Cheesebrough. […]