Tag: centre forward

Robert Idwal Davies – Liverpool Football Club

Davies in media. About Idwal Davies: Born: August 17 – 1899, in Ewloe Green, in Wales. Passed away: June 7 – 1980, in Cowies Hill (Durban), in South Africa. Position: Centre forward, inside right. Height: Weight: Career: Conway, 1919. Buckley United, 1919. West Bromwich Albion, 1919. Southport, 1920. […]

Alexander Thomson (Alex Thomson) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Alex Thomson on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Alex Thomson: Born: Passed away: Position: Centre-forward. Height: 170 cm. (5ft. 7in.); Weight: 70 kilos (11st.). Career: East Stirlingshire. ** Transferred to Liverpool. Liverpool: Signed: June 8, 1912. * eligible for Liverpool in official matches: June 11, 1912. ** Transferred […]

Thomas Green (Tommy Green) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Tommy Green on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Tommy Green: Born: November 25, 1883: Rock Ferry (Cheshire), in England. Passed away: Position: Centre forward. Height: 173 cm. (5ft. 8in.); Weight: 73 kilos (11st. 7lb.). Career: Tranmere Rovers, 1897. New Brighton Tower, 1899. * 1899-00: 5-3 (Football League 2); […]

John Miller @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about John Miller on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About John Miller: Born: Passed away: Position: Centre forward. Height: 178 cm. (5ft. 10in.); Weight: 73 kilos (11st. 6lb.). ** Height and weight source: Athletic News: April 17, 1893. Career: Union. Dumbarton, 1890. * 1890-91: 2-2 (Scottish League); 0-0 (FA Cup); […]

Thomas Page (Tom Page) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Thomas Page on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Thomas Page: Born: November 15, 1888: Kirkdale (Liverpool), in England. Passed away: October 26, 1973: Gloucester, in England. Position: Centre-forward or inside left. Height: Weight: Career: Liverpool: Signed: April 15, 1911. * Signed amateur forms. * 1911-12: 0-0 (FL 1); […]

John Henry Sambrook (Jack Sambrook) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles on Jack Sambrook on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Jack Sambrook: Born: March 10, 1899: Wednesfield (Staffordshire), in England. Passed away: 1973. Position: Centre forward. Height: 178 cm. (5ft. 10in.); Weight: 68 kilos (10st. 10lb.). Career: Coventry City. 1915. Willenhall. 1918. Wolverhampton Wanderers, 1919. * 1919-20: 15-5 (FL 2); […]

Bill blasts FA’s banqueting show

Tuesday, October 13 – 1970 Liverpool manager Bill Shankly yesterday exploded at the tradition that players must attend after-match banquets and banned two of his team from the one that follows tonight’s Under-23 international. Shankly never went to banquets when he was a Scottish international. In seventeen years […]

Ticket sales roar

Thursday, August 3 – 1967 Liverpool’s fans have already paid for Tony Hateley, the £95,000 centre forward bought from Chelsea in June. They have more than £100,000 in the bank from pre-season ticket sales. Season tickets are completely sold out … and there are still 16 days to […]

Henry Welfare @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Henry Welfare on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Harry Welfare: Born: August 20, 1888: Liverpool (Merseyside), England. Passed away: September 1, 1966: Angra dos Reis, in Brazil. Position: Centre forward. Height: 175 cm. (5ft. 9in.); Weight: 68 kilos (10st. 10lb.). ** Source for height and weight: Lloyds Weekly […]

Robert Blanthorne @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Robert Blanthorne at PlayUpLiverpool. About Robert Blanthorne: Born: January 8, 1884: Birkenhead (Lancashire), England. Passed away: 1965: Rock Ferry (Lancashire), England. Position: Centre forward. Height: 186 cm. (6ft. 1in.). Weight: 83 kilos (13st. 0lbs.). Career: Rock Ferry. Birkenhead. Liverpool: Signed: November 2, 1905; * eligible […]

Bill Shankly prepares for a new season

Thursday, August 13 – 1964 Liverpool, Thursday: Bill Shankly, the dynamo behind League champions Liverpool, thumped the desk in his office under the main stand at Anfield and said: “The European Cup? It’s a war!” The craggy, gravel-voiced Scot, whose 100 per cent. enthusiasm has lifted Liverpool from […]