January 13, 1970 In a game highlighted by Alun Evans, who scored all four Liverpool goals, South Liverpool’s exhibition game against a Liverpool XI last
Monday, May 11 – 1942 Liverpool had not much difficulty completing their half of the contract, thanks to a hat-trick by Cyril Done and Chester’s
Wednesday, December 25 – 1940 Norwich City broke all scoring records in the English League yesterday with a remarkable victory over Brighton and Hove Albion,
January 2, 1940 Liverpool and Crewe must have been sorry to put forward their sectional fixture. Still, although the New Year’s Day attendance fell short
Saturday, September 2 – 1939 Three games at centre-forward … then right into First Division football. This is the strange experience of Cyril Done, eighteen-year-old
Wednesday, August 9 – 1939 Reds beat the Whites. Football trials cut little ice as a rule, but last night’s Anfield “preview” cut a lot
November 4, 1938 Anderson, who has registered three hat tricks in amassing a total of 15 goals for the Reserve team this season, will lead
Wednesday, November 6 – 1935 Arsenal last night signed as a professional Ronnie Westcott, a centre forward from Banbury Spencer, the Oxfordshire amateur club, which
May 1, 1935 Match: Benefit for Jimmy Walsh, at St. James’ Park. Exeter City – Liverpool 1-3 (1-1). Attendance: 5,000. Exeter City (2-3-5): Liverpool (2-3-5):
Saturday, September 21 – 1929 Will Dick Edmed, of Liverpool, play for England in international games this season? Well, two seasons ago he bagged 14
Wednesday, November 14 – 1928 John McFarlane, Aberdeen’s reserve centre forward, has been transferred to Liverpool, and will turn out for the English First League
Saturday, November 19 – 1927 Tommy Reid, who got so many goals when he played with Clydebank as a centre forward, was never quite nippy
August 30, 1926 The devotion of Liverpool to Association football was well exemplified by an attendance of 45,000 spectators at Anfield Road, where Manchester United
Saturday, April 15 – 1922 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:15. Liverpool – Cardiff City 5-1 (1-1). Attendance: 50,000. Referee: Mr. J.
April 3, 1920 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Derby County 3-0 (1-0). Attendance: 30,000; gate receipts: £2,000 Referee: Mr.
May 1, 1914 The photograph shows Harry Lewis, a seventeen-year-old member of the Birkenhead Old Boys’ F.C., who has this season scored 101 goals, and
Tuesday, April 25 – 1911 Arnold Dargie, who has signed for Liverpool, scored his sixtieth goal when he helped Bangor to beat Connah’s Quay in
March 2, 1908 Barrow secured a useful victory over Liverpool Reserves, the odd goal in seven being scored just in the last minute of play.
May 22, 1897 * The diminutive Robert Neill is proving himself a tower of strength for Glasgow Rangers. * Harry Bradshaw, of Liverpool football fame,
March 9, 1893 Match: Friendly, at Anfield. Liverpool – Aston Villa 1-3 (1-1). (match played over 2 x 30 mins). Attendance: 2,000. Liverpool (2-3-5): Sydney
December 3, 1892 Key note: “Liverpool gave as fine exhibition of football on Saturday last as any one might wish to see. Their play was
October 15, 1892 Key note: “The supporters of the old Wychemen have now ceased to despair of their team ever doing anything again since seeing