Tag: Glasgow

Brian William Hall (Brian Hall) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Brian Hall on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Brian Hall: Born: November 22, 1946: Glasgow, Scotland. Passed away: July 16, 2015: Preston (Lancashire), England. Position: Midfielder. Height: 170 cm. (5ft. 7in.); Weight: 66 kilos (10st. 6lb.). Career: Manchester University. Liverpool: Signed: July 1, 1968. * 1968-69: 2 (0+2)-0 […]

Suspensions coming to an end

Saturday, December 26 – 1903 The three Liverpool players Raybould, Glover, and Goldie complete their sentence in connection with the signing on for Portsmouth in a week. Raybould has, as has been previously stated, decided to return to the Liverpool club. Glover became a Boniface at West Bromwich, […]

John McMenemy @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about John McMenemy on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About John McMenemy: Born: February 9 – 1908, Glasgow, Scotland. Passed away: February 5 – 1983, Glasgow, Scotland. Position: Inside forward. Height: 168 cm. (5ft. 6in.); Weight: 67 kilos (10st. 6lb.). Career: St. Anthony’s. St. Rochs. Celtic, signed, November 30 – […]

Walter Hay @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Walter Hay at PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Walter Hay. Born: Glasgow. Passed away: Position: Right back. Height: 174 cm. (5ft. 8½in.); Weight: 70 kilos (11st.). Career: Petershill. St. Mirren, signed, August 14 – 1924. * 1924-25: 6-0 (ScL 1). ***** King’s Park, on loan, January 25 – […]

Everton own 40% of Liverpool’s shares

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 in the presentation of a community’s Soccer than Liverpool. The rivalry and excitement of the game on Merseyside are familiar. Less know is […]

Peter Kyle @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Peter Kyle on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Peter Kyle: “There is about him something that is strongly reminiscent of the old Scotch school. He is quiet, unaffected – the type of players who must be understood before he can be appreciated. He is the mainspring of a […]

Henry Beveridge (Harry Beveridge) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Henry Beveridge on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Henry Beveridge: Born: January 2, 1888: in Longriggend (Lanarkshire), in Scotland. Passed away: August 20, 1956: in Glasgow, in Scotland. Position: Centre forward. Height: 175 cm. (5ft. 8½in.); Weight: 80 kilos (12st. 7lb.). Career: Shettleston. Ardrossan Celtic, signed, 1910. Liverpool: […]

Liverpool staff list for 1956-57

Saturday, August 18 – 1956 Signed as professional Height Weight Birthplace Previous club Alan A’Court September 24 – 1952 5 ‘ 8 1/2 10 ‘ 4 Rainhill Prescot Cables Eric Anderson January 8 – 1952 5 ‘ 8 1/2 9 ‘ 12 Manchester Army Alan Arnell March 22 […]

William McCann (Willie McCann) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about William McCann on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About William McCann: Born: February 5, 1871: Glasgow, in Scotland. Passed away: March 5, 1955: Liverpool, in England. ** Another birth date given for Willie McCann in some football historical circles is February 19, 1870. Position: Goalkeeper. Height: Weight: Career: Strathclyde. […]

Willie Fagan for Weymouth

Monday, July 14 – 1952 Willie Fagan, whom Liverpool placed on the open-to-transfer list at the end of last season, is to become player-manager of Weymouth, members of the Southern League in which they were runners’ up last season. He has been negotiated with them for some time, […]

The death of Jimmy Welford

January 17, 1945 The death took place yesterday at his home in Glasgow of Mr. James W. Welford, a native of Barnard Castle and former Warwickshire and Durham County cricketer and Aston Villa full-back. He played football for Barnard Cross and Stockton. Later he played for Celtic and […]

Big boxing fight at Anfield

August 12, 1944 Jackie Paterson (Glasgow), world flyweight champion, and Ronnie Clayton (Blackpool) meet in the final eliminating contest for the British Empire bantam weight championship at Anfield Football Ground, Liverpool, to-night. (Evening Telegraph: August 12, 1944)

Jackie Paterson’s match at Anfield

July 17, 1944 Jackie Paterson, Glasgow, the world flyweight boxing champion, has agreed to meet Ronnie Clayton, Blackpool, in the bantam-weight championships’ eliminating contest at Anfield Football Ground, Liverpool, on Saturday, August 12. The promoter, Mr. Johnny Best, is asking the Board of Control to confirm the date. […]