April 27, 1946 Key note: “Liverpool simply swamped Blackpool in the return game at Anfield. Their four goals victory was in no way flattering, for
April 20, 1946 Key note: “Liverpool could have won this game had they produced the shots of their two previous games, for, apart from their
May 18, 1945 Blackpool’s visit for Anfield’s senior finale tomorrow coincides with a remarkable revival on the part of the “glamour team” of the war.
December 5, 1944 If you feel like a memory test and ten minutes mental fun and games, cover up what appears below and try to
December 12, 1942 Match: Football League, Northern Section, at Anfield. Liverpool – Burnley 9-2 (5-0). Attendance: 10,000. Referee: Mr. H. Mortimer (Huddersfield). Liverpool (2-3-5): Alf
December 5, 1942 Match: Football League, Northern Section, at Turf Moor. Burnley – Liverpool 3-1 (2-0) – match played over 2 x 40 minutes due
September 22, 1941 Manchester City were a well-beaten team in a match of changing fortunes and productive of fast, keen, exhilarating football all through. Liverpool
September 20, 1941 Match: Football League, Northern Section, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Manchester City 4-2 (2-2). Attendance: 6,000. Referee: Mr. R. Mortimer (Huddersfield).
June 17, 1941 The first representative English football match of the season will be played at Sheffield next Saturday. Teams styled All British XI, and
June 7, 1941 Match: Football League, North Regional, at Deepdale. Preston North End – Liverpool 6-1 (4-0). Attendance: 7,000. Referee: Mr. J. McCann (Preston). Preston
June 6, 1941 Two of the finest wing discoveries of wartime football will be playing for Liverpool tomorrow in the North Regional game at Deepdale
Friday, February 14 – 1941 Liverpool’s team for the cup-tie against Southport will be selected from Eric Mansley, Robert Stuart, Ray Lambert, Bob Paisley, Bert
March 2, 1940 Match, International, representative friendly, at Park Avenue (Bradford). Football League XI – All British Red Cross XI 4-4 (2-1). Attendance: 14,575; gate
January 1, 1940 Busby’s part in the victory. Liverpool’s 3-1 victory at Preston was something in the nature of a minor miracle. The losers included
January 1, 1940 “Ten to one chances come off sometimes.” In these words Mr. George Kay, Liverpool’s manager, correctly summed up the victory of a
December 30, 1939 Match: Friendly, at Deepdale, kick-off: 14:20. Preston North End – Liverpool 1-3 (1-1). Attendance: 4,000. Referee: Mr. J.H. Hargreaves (Preston). Preston North
Saturday, November 4 – 1939 Match: International friendly for the Red Cross Fund, at Goodison Park. Football League XI – All-British XI 3-3 (2-2). Attendance:
November 3, 1939 The match of the stars in the titbit of tomorrow’s football fare. Goodison Park is the scene of action. Twenty-two of the
November 7, 1936 Match: Football League, First Division, at Deepdale, kick-off: 14:45. Preston North End – Liverpool 3-1 (0-1). Attendance: 16,887. Referee: Mr. G. Twist.
Wednesday, October 14 – 1936 Preston North End yesterday signed Willie Fagan, a 19-year-old forward from Glasgow Celtic, who will play for his new club
December 7, 1935 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:15. Liverpool – Preston North End 2-1 (1-1). Attendance: 24,415. Referee: Mr. H. Hartley.
June 12, 1934 Willie Fagan, the inside right of Wellesley has been fixed up with Celtic. Liverpool and Leith Athletic were keen to secure him.