The Athletic News is an amazing source for information about football history; about players an clubs and all the stories in-between. The sports paper focused
All articles about Albert Young on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Albert Young: Born: September 11, 1917: Caerleon, Wales. Passed away: January, 2013: Chelmsford (Essex), England. Position: Left
Friday, January 11 – 1991 Jimmy Carter and Jamie Redknapp, Kenny Dalglish’s near £1,5 million Liverpool investment, took the rough and the smooth routes to
Sunday, December 30 – 1990 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Selhurst Park, kick-off: 15:00. Crystal Palace – Liverpool 1-0 (1-0). Attendance: 26,280. Referee: Mr
Wednesday, December 5 – 1990 Luton, unofficial football kings of plastic, took formal possession of the crown in Manchester last night. They ran away with
All articles about George Poland on PlayUpLiverpool. About George Poland: Born: September 21 – 1913, Penarth, Glamorgan, Wales. Passed away: October 6 – 1988, Penarth,
Tuesday, January 8 – 1985 Liverpool will today beat a cluster of First Division rivals for the signature of Oldham’s £200,000-rated teenaged starlet Wayne Harrison.
December 15, 1979 Key note: “A Kenny Dalglish ‘special’ highlighted Liverpool’s dominating exhibition against the First Division newcomers, Crystal Palace, at Anfield this afternoon. Liverpool
July 26, 1979 Liverpool have sold English soccer short by trading their influential name to sponsorship for a meagre £50,000, say marketing experts. Though their
Wednesday, January 4 – 1978 Each Saturday, an average of 550,000 football fans swarm through the turnstiles of Britain’s soccer stadiums. Millions more watch soccer
Saturday, January 16 – 1971 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Selhurst Park, kick off: 15:00. Crystal Palace – Liverpool 1-0 (0-0). Attendance: 28,253. The
July 28, 1970 The secret plans which Bill Shankly has been making during the long close season will be revealed this week when, first, he
April 3, 1970 Key note: “Bobby Graham ended his goal famine last night to send Crystal Palace reeling further towards the Second Division. The Liverpool
January 3, 1970 Anfield, it seems, is just not the same any more. No longer is it bulging at the seams with the “ground full”
All articles about James Hughes on PlayUpLiverpool. About James Hughes: Born: December, 1885: in Bootle, in England. Passed away: 1970: in Blackheath (Kent), in England.
Wednesday, August 27 – 1969 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Selhurst Park, kick-off: 19:30. Crystal Palace – Liverpool 1-3 (0-1). Attendance: 36,639. Referee: Mr.
All the articles about Charles Hewitt on PlayUpLiverpool. About Charles Hewitt: Born: April 10, 1884: in Greatham, in England. Passed away: December 31, 1966. Position:
All articles about Vic Wright on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Vic Wright: “He is a fleet, tall young man, and stands nearly 6ft. in height. He is
All articles about Tom Bromilow at PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Tom Bromilow: “Yet another International, but just a dapper little fellow who has to rely purely upon
November 5, 1955 “Frisby Dyke” (once a familiar Liverpool stores-name) is the chosen ‘nom de plume’ of a famous sea captain. All sailors love a
July 4, 1950 Mr. George Alfred Richards, J.P., has been elected chairman of Liverpool Football Club for the coming year, in succession to Alderman Stanley
March 24, 1950 Tomorrow is the biggest day on Merseyside sporting annals for over a generation, with the Grand National exerting its appeal upon racing
January 24, 1950 Tom Bromilow, manager of Newport County since May 1946, today tendered his resignation, which has been accepted, with regret, by the board.
May 15, 1946 Mr. Tom Bromilow, who resigned his position as manager of Leicester City at the beginning of the season, has been appointed manager
June 22, 1945 Union seeks £4 minimum As chairman of the Football Players’ Union Sammy Crooks, the England and Derby County outside right, tells me