August 5, 1944 Match: Army friendly, at Dens Park, kick-off: 15:00. Dundee – British Army 0-7 (0-4). Referee: Mr. P. Craigmyle (Aberdeen). Dundee (2-3-5): Reuben
July 14, 1944 The British Army team is to open Dens Park, Dundee, on August 5 and thereafter tour the North-East, finishing up in Inverness.
December 14, 1935 Match: Central League, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:15. Liverpool Reserves – Huddersfield Town Reserves 2-1 (1-1). Liverpool (2-3-5): Stan Kane, Jim Harley, Jack
April 12, 1918 “It is very sad at this time, when the existence of the country is at stake, that any man should be playing
March 15, 1918 George Anderson, the Manchester United-footballer, has been arrested, it is reported, and handed over to the Liverpool police. It is understood that
Thursday, November 1 – 1917 At the request of Mr. Alfred Martin, an official of the National Union of Journalists, Andrew Wilson, of Sheffield Wednesday,
Friday, July 6 – 1917 The hearing was resumed to-day in the King’s Bench Division of the libel action by Enoch James West, professional footballer,
Saturday, January 20 – 1917 Match: Lancashire Section, at Anfield, kick off: 15:00. Liverpool – Manchester United 3-3 (1-2). Attendance: 12,000. Referee: Mr. L.P. Hitchen;
September 11, 1916 The Management Committee of the Football League met at Manchester, on Monday, Mr. John McKenna presiding. In connection with the dispute re
February 18, 1916 George Anderson, Manchester United, has been suspended sine die by the Football Association for having played with Belfast United without the consent
February 1, 1916 News from Ireland states that Linfield have protested against their result with Belfast United standing, as William Lacey, ex-Everton and Liverpool, and
December 23, 1915 Truth will out. Last Easter Manchester United Football Club beat Liverpool F.C. 2-0. The result was in accord with anticipation. So much
April 3, 1915 Although Manchester United are hovering at the bottom of the League, their display against Liverpool at Old Trafford yesterday, before 12,000 spectators,
April 2, 1915 Match: Football League, First Division, at Old Trafford, kick-off: 15:30. Manchester United – Liverpool 2-0 (1-0). Attendance: 12,000. Referee: Mr. J.G.A. Sharpe.
August 25, 1913 Sunderland, the League champions, have probably made fewer changes in the personnel of their team than in any other year of the
November 23, 1912 Match: Football League, First Division, at Old Trafford, kick-off: 14:30. Manchester United – Liverpool 3-1 (2-0). Attendance: 14,000. Referee: Mr. P. Sant
October 15, 1910 Match: Southern League, First Division, at Griffin Park. Brentford – Watford 2-0 (2-0). Attendance: 7,000. Referee: Mr. H. Smith (Boston); linesmen: Messrs.
March 8, 1902 International: Inter League at St. James’ Park. English League – Scottish League 6-3 (5-0). Attendance: 10,000. Referee: Mr. Sam Torrans (Belfast). English
February 23, 1901 International: British Championship, at Celtic Park (Parkhead). Scotland – Ireland 11-0 (5-0). Attendance: 8,000. Referee: Mr. Richard Gough (Wales FA). Scotland (2-3-5):
May 27, 1899 Match: Rosebery Charity Cup Final, at Logie Green. Leith Athletic – Hearts 1-0 (0-0). Attendance: 5,000. Leith Athletic (2-3-5): James Oswald, John
January 28, 1899 Match: FA Cup, First Round, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:45. Liverpool – Blackburn Rovers 2-0 (1-0). Attendance: 12,500; gate receipts: £313. Referee: Mr.
September 30, 1898 George Anderson, Blackburn Rovers. (Source: Lichfield Mercury: September 30, 1898)
September 7, 1897 Quite 3,000 spectators put in an appearance on the Anfield Road ground last evening to witness the game between these clubs, the
September 6, 1897 Key note: “Quite 3,000 spectators put in an appearance on the Anfield Road ground last evening to witness the game between these
February 27, 1897 Match: FA Cup, Third Round, at Goodison Park. Everton – Blackburn Rovers 2-0 (1-0). Attendance: 20,000 (16,000 at time of kick-off); gate