March 3, 1955 Key note: “Charles Ashcroft, veteran goalkeeper of Liverpool, came off the field at the end of this shock match and said: ‘What’s
February 19, 1955 Match: FA Cup, Fifth Round, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Huddersfield Town 0-2 (0-2). Attendance: 57,115. Referee: Mr. W. Clements; linesmen:
February 5, 1955 The Liverpool F.C. team that beat Everton 4-0 at Goodison Park in the 4th Round of the FA Cup against all expectations.
January 29, 1955 Key note: “Liverpool were worthy winners, for after the first 15 minutes they were the better side, and always looked the more
January 1, 1955 Key note: “Those Liverpool followers who are content when their team secure maximum points, without worrying too much about the nature of
December 11, 1954 Match: Football League, Second Division, at St. Andrews, kick-off: 14:15. Birmingham City – Liverpool 9-1 (4-1). Attendance: 17,500. Referee: Mr. G. McCabe.
November 30, 1954 Key note: “Two down at half-time, Watford fought back last night and slammed in three second-half goals to maintain their unbeaten floodlit
October 13, 1954 Liverpool are sticking to the old adage of not changing a winning side, and will face the same eleven for the visit
September 11, 1954 Match: Football League, Second Division, at Ewood Park, kick-off: 15:00. Blackburn Rovers – Liverpool 4-3 (2-2). Attendance: 29,200. Referee: Mr. K.A. Collinge.
September 9, 1954 For Saturday’s visit to Blackburn, Liverpool make five changes. Wilkinson moves from right-half to inside-right, with Anderson on the wing, as both
September 6, 1954 Key note: “Liverpool are going down the hill fast. They have made a much worse start to the Second Division that Everton
September 6, 1954 Liverpool make four changes, two for their game with Bristol Rovers, at Bristol, this evening, for which they only left Liverpool this
September 3, 1954 Liverpool F.C. make four changes, one of them positional, for to-morrow’s home game with West Ham United. Charles Ashcroft and Ray Lambert
August 28, 1954 Match: Football League, Second Division, at Baseball Ground, kick-off: 15:00. Derby County – Liverpool 3-2 (1-0) Attendance: 18,777. Referee: Mr. L.N. Peake.
August 23, 1954 Key note: “The first thing that Liverpool must realise in their new environs is that Second Division defences do not stand on
August 21, 1954 Key note: “Liverpool will never have a narrower escape than this. With four minutes to go they looked a well beaten side,
August 21, 1954 Liverpool F.C. staff list for 1954-55 Charles Ashcroft Position: Goalkeeper; Signed as professional: December 20, 1945; Height: (6ft. 2½in.); Weight: (13st. 1lb.);
August 18, 1954 For their opening game of the season on Saturday, when Doncaster Rovers provide the opposition at Anfield, Liverpool will field the same
August 11, 1954 Liverpool’s team for their first and only public practice game on Saturday (3 p.m.) will see the likely first team line up
August 9, 1954 Despite the rain, manager Don Welsh has a sherry word for Laurie Hughes (the new captain) and Jimmy Payne, of Liverpool, before
August 2, 1954 During the close season there have been several changes of a domestic character at Anfield. First, congratulations to three former bachelors who
May 3, 1954 Match: Liverpool Cup, Final, at Goodison Park. Everton – Liverpool 2-0 (1-0). Attendance: 52,012. Everton (2-3-5): Jimmy O’Neill, Eric Moore, Don Donovan,
April 17, 1954 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Cardiff City 0-1 (0-1). Attendance: 41,340. Referee: Mr. C.W. Bucknall. Liverpool
March 20, 1954 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Chelsea 1-1 (0-1). Attendance: 36,292. Referee: Mr. A. Murdoch. Liverpool (2-3-5):
January 21, 1954 Liverpool without a win since December 5, once more make panic changes in an effort to break away from the bottom of