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
Wednesday, July 26 – 2006 Bert Slater Goalkeeper with Falkirk, Liverpool, Dundee and Watford Born: 5 May 1936 in Musselburgh. Died: 21 July 2006 in
All articles about David Laing on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About David Laing: Born: November 14, 1913: Midmill, in Scotland. Passed away: April 24, 1981: Dundee, in Scotland.
All articles about Ian Chalmers on PlayUpLiverpool. About Ian Chalmers. Born: Position: Inside forward. Height: 176 cm. (5ft. 9in.). Weight: 71 kilos (11st. 1lbs.). Career:
Adam in media. About Charlie Adam: Born: December 10 – 1985, in Dundee, in Scotland. Position: Central midfielder. Height: Weight: Career: Dundee youth, 1999. Glasgow
All articles about Jock Thomson on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Jock Thomson: Born: July 6, 1906: Thornton (Angus), Scotland. Passed away: 1979. Position: Left half. Height: Weight:
All articles about Thomas Capper on PlayUpLiverpool. About Tommy Capper. Born: July 14, 1891: Newton-le-Willows (Yorkshire), in England. Passed away: January 1, 1971. Position: Goalkeeper
Friday, November 30 – 1966 London, Glasgow and nine other cities stage more than a quarter of Britain’s League football. None is closer to co-operation
All articles about John “Sailor” Hunter on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About John “Sailor” Hunter: “Very dashing, goes through the defence like a piston, and shoots a hard
All articles about Sam Gilligan on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Sam Gilligan: “Standing 5ft 9½in and weighing 12st 2lbs, he is well equipped from a physical standpoint,
July 5, 1962 The transfer of Bert Slater, the Liverpool goalkeeper, to Dundee, the club managed by Mr. Shankly’s brother, Bob, is hardly surprising. The
July 3, 1962 Dundee manager Bob Shankly signed Liverpool’s Scottish goalkeeper Bert Slater for the second time yesterday after final negotiations with brother Bill, who
May 26, 1962 I ended last week’s article by saying that in spite of our having put in a storming finish to the season, I
May 15, 1962 Peter Lorimer, a 15-years-old from Dundee, who starred at inside right in the Scottish boys’ team against England at Ibrox Park on
All articles about Jimmy Stewart on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Jimmy Stewart: “He keeps the ball low, and passes judiciously to the men on either side of
Tuesday, October 20 – 1959 “No” was the most used word in Scottish Soccer last night, for Aberdeen and Motherwell joined Dundee in refusing English
August 29, 1959 Bolton’s troubled boss Bill Ridding arrived home at three yesterday morning after watching Northampton’s 6ft leader Derek Leck score twice against Torquay.
January 3, 1959 Welcome to Anfield’s new coach By: Tommy Younger It is most fitting that I open this article with the time-honoured wish from
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
All articles about Andrew Aitken at PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Andrew Aitken: “Aitken is not a ‘showy’ half. He can occupy either the win or centre position.
All articles about John Chaplin on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About John Chaplin: Born: October 10, 1882: Dundee, Scotland. Passed away: April 15, 1952: Doncaster, England. Position: Right
September 16, 1949 Liverpool yesterday transferred Doug McAvoy to Queen of the South, and he will turn out against Dundee on Dens Park to-day. McAvoy
August 31, 1945 Liverpool will be bridging six years at Anfield tomorrow, for their team against Burnley looks pretty much the same as it did
August 25, 1945 Burnley open their league programme today with Liverpool the visitors at Turf Moor. It should prove an attractive start to the season.
May 5, 1945 Match: Charity match for the Sailors’, Soldiers and Airmen’s Family Association, at Easter Road. Hibernian – Services Select XI 2-2 (0-1). Attendance: