Tag: inside left

William Lacey (Bill Lacey) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Bill Lacey on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Bill Lacey: “He possesses an intelligent idea of the requirements of an inside forward, and when once within the danger zone can shoot with power and precision.” (Joint Everton and Liverpool match programme). Born: September 24, 1889: Enniscorthy (County Wexford), […]

Cardiff call up Toshack for cup

Wednesday, November 17 – 1965 Injury hit Cardiff call up John Toshack, 16, an apprentice professional at inside left for tonight’s League Cup quarter final tie against Ipswich at Ninian Park. Toshack, a Welsh schoolboy international last season came on as substitute against Leyton Orient last Saturday and […]

Samuel Bowyer (Sam Bowyer) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Sam Bowyer on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Sam Bowyer: Born: October 12, 1887: Witton, in England. Passed away: April 11, 1961: Crewe, in England. Position: Inside left. Height: 170 cm. (5ft. 7in.); Weight: 66 kilos (10st. 5lb.). Career: Earlestown. ** Transferred to Liverpool for £95. Liverpool: Signed: […]

School star Willie Carlin

May 16, 1956 Tonight at Goodison Park, Liverpool, I expect to see Liverpool Schoolboys lift the English Schools Trophy. They play Brighton in the second leg of the final, having won the first game 3-2. I shall be surprised if they do not win tonight’s match by a […]

James Settle (Jimmy Settle) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Jimmy Settle on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Jimmy Settle: Born: September 5, 1875: Millom (Cumberland), England. Passed away: June 1, 1954: Horwich, England. Funeral / burial: June 5, 1954: St. Peter’s Church, Halliwell. Position: Inside left. Height: (5ft. 6in.); Weight: (11st.). Career: Bolton Wanderers: 1894. * 1894-95: […]

The manager who would not give up

Monday, December 28 – 1953Behind the £20,000 signing by Liverpool on Christmas Day of two Charlton players, full-back Frank Lock (£7,500) and inside-left John Evans (£12,500), is the story of the Manager Who Would Not Give Up. For weeks Liverpool manager Mr. Don Welsh has, between trips to […]

Weymouth’s most unpopular cinemagoers

Wednesday, December 09 – 1953 Willie Fagan, twice a Wembley Cup finalist, with Preston and Liverpool, left a floodlight trial game on the Weymouth ground last night to declare himself a very doubtful starter for his club’s Cup tie with Leyton Orient. Player-manager Fagan had been forced to […]

Albert Stubbins comes back

Saturday, November 29 – 1952 Albert Stubbins, former Newcastle and England centre, reappears in league football today for the first time since September 22, 1951. Liverpool beaten five times in their last six matches, have recalled him to lead the attack against Blackpool. Stubbins, recently recovered from injuries […]

Harry Wood @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Harry Wood on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Harry Wood: Born: August 2, 1868: Walsall (Staffordshire), England. Passed away: July 5, 1951: Portsmouth, England. Position: Inside left. Height: (5ft. 9 ½in.); Weight: (12st. 7lb.). Career: Pleck Unity. Walsall Town Swifts: 1884. Wolves: 1888. * 1888-89: 17-13 (Football League); […]

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. […]

Alexander McDonald (Alex McDonald or Alex Macdonald) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Alex McDonald on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Alex McDonald: Born: April 12, 1878: Greenock (Renfrewshire), Scotland. Passed away: October 22, 1949: Greenock (Renfrewshire), Scotland. Position: Inside left. Height: 173 cm. (5ft. 8in.); Weight: 66 kilos (10st. 6lb.). Career: Britannia’s F.C. Linfield. Partick Thistle: Signed: May, 1897. Jarrow: […]

Port Vale sign Liverpool duo

Friday, July 2 – 1948 Port Vale last night signed Stan Palk, Liverpool inside left, and Michael Hulligan, outside left. Palk joined Liverpool from South Liverpool in 1942 and Hulligan from a Bootle Junior club the same year. (Daily Mirror, 03-07-1948)

The death of Canon W.H. Ainger

January 6, 1948 The death took place on Tuesday of Canon Walter Henry Ainger in his 84th year. Until 1939, when he resigned owing to ill health, he was Vicar at Englingham, where he hd been since 1924. His father was for many years Rector at Rothbury and […]

Doug McAvoy to sign for Liverpool

Thursday, December 11 – 1947 Liverpool have come to terms with Kilmarnock for the transfer of Doug McAvoy, the Scottish club’s inside left, who is expected to complete the deal by signing to-day. A fee of several thousand pound is involved. McAvoy is twenty-nine. Liverpool’s interest in Bentley, […]

Cyril Done reappears for Liverpool

Friday, January 10 – 1947 Cyril Done, the Liverpool Reserves centre-forward, will reappear in the first team as inside left in place of Willie Fagan for the cup-tie at Walsall to-morrow. Harry Eastham for Berry Nieuwenhuys, at outside right, is the only other change from the team beaten […]

Launcelot Johnston @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Launcelot Johnston on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Launcelot Johnston: Born: 1890: Blythe, England. Passed away: Position: Inside left. Height: 168cm. (5ft. 6in.); Weight: 63 kilos (9st. 11lb.). Career: Blythe Spartans. Everton: Signed: 1913. * 1913-14: 8-1 (FL 1). Image(s): Athletic News: December 29, 1913. X