February 6, 1904 I have always a great deal of admiration for a man who is conspicuously whole-souled in his play, and consequently I start
All articles about Tom Bradshaw on PlayUpLiverpool. About Tiny Bradshaw: “Nicknamed ‘Tiny’ on account of his size. Added backbone to the Anfield side when he
All articles about Bob Ferguson on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Bob Ferguson: “Standing 5ft. 10½in. in height and weighing 12 stone. Nature has endowed him with a
All articles about Patrick Grady on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Patrick Grady: Born: 1875, in Scotland. Passed away: Nickname: Paddy. Position: Centre-half. Height: (5ft. 11in.); Weight: (12st.
Burke in media. About Peter Burke: Born: February 1 – 1912, in Aintree (Liverpool). Passed away: November 18 – 1979, in Walton (Liverpool). Position: Centre
All articles about Walter Rowley on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Walter Rowley: Born: April 14, 1891: Little Hulton, England. Passed away: March 22, 1976: Shrewsbury (Shropshire), England.
All articles about Charlie Pratt on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Charlie Pratt: Born: June 7, 1886: Aston. Passed away: 1973. Position: Centre half. Height: Weight: Career: Barrow:
Wednesday, April 23 – 1969 Bristol Rovers, hard up Third Division club, yesterday wiped out their bank overdraft of around £35,000 by selling giant centre-half
August 23, 1965 Southport today signed Fred Molyneux, the 21 years old Liverpool reserve centre half, who makes his League debut tonight in the Fourth
Wednesday, July 12 – 1961 Tony Knapp, 22-year-old Leicester centre half, now has a choice of going to Southampton or Liverpool. Mr. Bill Shankly, the
Tuesday, June 13 – 1961 Yeovil 1421 – hone number of an Army camp in Somerset – will buzz with £30,000 Soccer talk this week.
Tuesday, October 4 – 1960 Chris Lawler, the Liverpool centre-half, captains England in the Youth international against Switzerland at Leyton Orient’s ground next Saturday (7
All articles about William Cockburn on PlayUpLiverpool. About William Cockburn: Born: August 27 – 1899, in Craghead (Durham), in England. Passed away: December 27 –
All articles about Andrew Raisbeck on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Andrew Raisbeck: Born: April 10, 1881: in Slamannan, in Scotland. Passed away: October 23; 1958: in Victoria
Thursday, July 10 – 1958 Other moves yesterday were: Roy Darvell, Gillingham centre half; Bob Cunliffe, Chesterfield outside left, and David Kerr, Liverpool inside forward
Tuesday, February 5 – 1957 Liverpool left half, Geoff Twentyman, asked for a transfer yesterday – because he prefers playing at centre-half. (Daily Mirror, 06-02-1957)
All articles about Arthur Goddard on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Arthur Goddard: “Goddard is a clever dribbler, beats a half-back very smartly, and centres with excellent judgment.
January 6, 1956 Two well-known junior footballers – Sam and Jack Wilson, who played goalkeeper and centre-half respectively for Coltness United – have been seen
Thursday, November 10 – 1955 Another Third Division club, desperate for cash, had to sell a star last night…this time little Scunthorpe United pocketed £8,000
Thursday, October 6 – 1955 David Thomas, 17, from Blaenau Ffestiniog, whom Liverpool have signed as an amateur, makes his debut at centre half in
All articles about Robert Young on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Robert Young: Born: September 7, 1886: Stonehouse (Lanarkshire), Scotland. Passed away: 1955. Position: Centre half. Height: 180
All articles about James Gorman on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About James Gorman: “He stands 5 feet 8½ inches, and weighs 11 stone 5 pounds, so that he
All articles about Jim Harrop on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Jim Harrop: Born: February 5, 1884: Ecclesall, in England. Passed away:May 25, 1954: Sheffield, in England. Position:
Monday, December 28 – 1953Behind the £20,000 signing by Liverpool on Christmas Day of two Charlton players, full-back Frank Lock (£7,500) and inside-left John Evans
Friday, December 18 – 1953 The star of the future, twenty-three-year-old centre-half or full back Geoff Twentyman, was signed from Carlisle United by Liverpool, who