Tag: Heart of Midlothian

Arthur Reynolds @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Arthur Reynolds on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Arthur Reynolds: Born: June 30, 1889: Dartford, England. Passed away: March 14, 1970: South Kensington (London), England. Position: Goalkeeper. Height: 182 cm. (5ft. 12in.); Weight: 80 kilos (12st. 8lb.). Career: Dartford Albion: Signed: 1904. Dartford: Signed: 1905. * 1909-10 x-x […]

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 […]

George Turner Livingston (George Livingston) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about George Livingston on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About George Livingston: Born: May 5, 1876: Dumbarton (Dunbartonshire), Scotland. Passed away: January 15, 1950: Helensburgh (Dunbartonshire), Scotland. Position: Inside right, or inside left. Height: 177 cm. (5ft. 9¾in.); Weight: 78 kilos (12st. 5lb.). Career: Artisan Thistle. Parkhead. Dumbarton: Signed: 1895. […]

John Macdonald @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about John Macdonald on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About John Macdonald: Born: Edinburgh, Scotland. Passed away: Position: Centre forward. Height: 170 cm. (5ft. 7in.); Weight: 67 kilos (10st. 7lb.). Career: London Caledonians. Civil Service Strollers. King’s Park, signed, August 27 – 1921. * 1921-22: 11-2 (ScL 2). Queen’s Park, […]

Four Liver-Scots vs England

January 25, 1945 England’s team to meet Scotland on the Aston Villa ground on Saturday week has not yet been announced. The Scotland XI. Will be: – Robert Brown (Queen’s Park); Jim Harley (Liverpool), Stephen (Bradford); Matt Busby, capt. (Liverpool), Thyne (Darlington), Macaulay (West Ham); Delaney (Celtic), Willie […]

Army v RAF 2-3 (International friendly: May 20, 1944)

May 20, 1944 War time International: Friendly, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:15. The Army – Royal Air Force 2-3 (1-1). Attendance: 22,000; gate receipts: £1,750. Referee: Mr. A.C. Hall (Chester). The Army XI (2-3-5): Frank Swift (Manchester City), Bert Sproston (Manchester City), Frank Taylor (Wolves), Hugh Wales (Motherwell), Bob […]

International stars at Anfield

May 19, 1944 Like the little boy who keeps the almond paste from his cake to the end, because it’s the best part of it, the tit-bit of this season’s Merseyside football competition has been reserved for the last day. This is the charity game at Anfield tomorrow […]

Arsenal back killed

Thursday, February 10 – 1944 The relatives of Cyril Tooze, the young Welsh full-back of Arsenal F.C., have learned that he has been killed in Italy while on service. Ted Platt, Arsenal goalkeeper, has written that Tooze was killed by a bullet from a German sniper. Platt is […]

Norman Sharp Returns To Everton

October 1, 1943 Norman Sharp, the former Liverpool and Lancashire schoolboy player, returns to Everton’s team to oppose Burnley in the Football League game at Goodison Park tomorrow when Everton have in their side no fewer than eight players who graduated through the “A” team. This is yet […]

Samuel Rainey in Antiques v. Veterans

June 10, 1943 The Veterans’ challenge match on June 18 between Short & Harland’s Antiques and Carrick and Larne Veterans should arouse much interest. The players given below have agreed to turn out. Carrick Rangers have placed their ground and equipment at the disposal of the teams. Part […]