Overview International matches: 1870: March 5, 1870: England v Scotland 1-1; 1870: November 19, 1870: England v Scotland 1-0; 1871: February 25, 1871: England v
February 22, 1986 Tom “Tiny” Bradshaw, who captained many great Liverpool sides in the great football days of the 30s, died aged 82 at Monksland
December 10, 1977 Kevin Keegan’s brief return to Liverpool this week was poignant and, ultimately, sad. Keegan, the Career Man, was here early in the
February 6, 1975 An England XI will provide the opposition to Liverpool in Bill Shankly’s Testimonial match at Anfield later this year. England manager Don
April 25, 1970 International: British Championship, at Hampden Park, kick-off: 15:00. Scotland – England 0-0 (0-0). Attendance: 137,438. Referee: Mr. Gerhar Schulenburg; linesmen: Messsr.: Walter
April 18, 1970 There will be no close season tour for Liverpool this summer. They have decided against it because they feel it is unfair
January 13, 1970 Liverpool’s fourth round F.A. Cup tie against Wrexham at Anfield on January 24 will not be all-ticket, it was decided to-day. Although
May 3, 1957 Liverpool have a friendly match at Brighton this evening, in fulfillment of a promise they made to Southern Section club when signing
Sunday, October 5 – 1947 England soccer selectors were busily engaged yesterday naming the sides for a full international against Wales on October 18 and
September 17, 1946 Albert Stubbins, Liverpool’s new centre forward from Newcastle, will lead the England attack against the Combined XI in the unofficial trial match
May 1, 1945 Permission has been granted for the Football League Championship No. 2 to continue until May 26. All matches arranged between League clubs
Saturday, February 3 – 1945 International: War time friendly, at Villa Park. England – Scotland 3-2 (1-1). Attendance: 66,000; gate receipt: £17,000. Referee: Mr. T.
January 10, 1945 The death has occurred at Weston-Super-Mare of Mr. Charles Christopher Charsley, a former Chief Constable of Coventry, at the age of 79.
January 5, 1945 Acting Squadron-Leader Thomas James Whittaker, RAFVR,, Arsenal Football Club trainer in peace-time, who is said to be as adept in diagnosing and
January 4, 1945 What is regarded as an unofficial trial match for the England v Scotland game at Villa Park on February 3, takes place
November 16, 1944 Four Liverpool players have been chosen to play for Scotland against the Royal Air Force at Sheffield on November 25, and there
Thursday, February 10 – 1944 The Football Association announced that they have now received notification from commanding officers that all players selected for the England
Thursday, February 10 – 1944 Proceeds of the England v Scotland soccer international at Wembley Stadium on February 19, will total £18,000, the biggest contribution
February 10, 1944 Matt Busby, Liverpool’s captain, has been recalled to captain Scotland against England at Wembley on Saturday, February, 19. This choice of one
December 1, 1943 Second-Lieutenant William Strauss, the South African and Aberdeen winger, takes the outside right position of Alex Macspadyen (Partick Thistle) in the Scotland
Thursday, October 1 – 1942 Two Liverpool players have been chosen to play for Scotland against England at Wembley Stadium on Saturday, October 10. They
September 21, 1942 There was more drama packed into the ninety minutes of the Merseyside “Derby” between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on Saturday
July 21, 1942 Merseyside football clubs are wasting no time in building-up first class combination for the next Soccer season, which opens on August 29.
Wednesday July 15 – 1942 The Football Association yesterday issued a list of representative matches arranged for the 1942-43 season. War charities will benefit from
January 20, 1940 Match: War time international at Selhurst Park. England – The Army 4-3 (3-3). Attendance: 10,057; gate receipts: £558. Referee: Mr. A.J. Jewell.