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July 30, 1974 Former Liverpool wing half Les Shannon, now manager of the Greek club PAOK, is back at his Maghull home after spending a
May 14, 1968 A capacity crowd of 10,000 is expected at South Liverpool’s Holly Park ground tomorrow evening to watch the might Real Madrid stars
August 29, 1958 Les Shannon, I suppose it is fair to say, is the draughtman for Turf Moor’s soccer ambitions. Others (like Alan Brown and
Saturday, September 19 – 1953 Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Burnley 4-0 (4-0). Attendance: 36,643. Referee: Mr. L. Richardson
Saturday, February 28 – 1953 Match: Friendly, at Anfield. Liverpool – Burnley 3-2 (1-1). Attendance: 22,119. Referee: Mr W.H.E. Evans (Liverpool). Liverpool (2-3-5): Charles Ashcroft,
December 25, 1952 Match: Football League, First Division, at Turf Moor, kick-off: 14:15. Burnley – Liverpool 2-0 (2-0). Attendance: 35,858. Burnley (2-3-5): Des Thompson; Jock
February 23, 1952 Match: FA Cup, Fifth Round, at Turf Moor, kick-off: 15:00. Burnley – Liverpool 2-0 (2-0). Attendance: 54,031 (52,070 according to Burnley papers).
March 3, 1951 Match: Central League, at Turf Moor. Burnley Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 3-0 (2-0). Attendance: 5,708. Referee: Mr. H.L. Amos. Burnley (2-3-5): Joe
December 17, 1949 Match: Central League, at Anfield. Liverpool Reserves – Burnley Reserves 1-4 (1-2). Referee: Mr. L.A. Snowden (Manchester). Liverpool Reserves (2-3-5): Ray Minshull;
November 2, 1949 Burnley yesterday secured the transfer from Liverpool of Les Shannon, their 23 year old reserve centre-forward. Shannon, who was on the transfer
October 29, 1949 Match: Central League, at Anfield. Liverpool Reserves – Chesterfield Reserves 1-0 (1-0). Referee: Mr. G. Clark (Sale). Liverpool (2-3-5): Russell Crossley, Bill
July 18, 1949 Within a month we will be in the throes of football. Several clubs have already started their preparations for the forthcoming season.
June 24, 1949 Liverpool F.C. do not intend to spend money for spending’s sake. They will not spend thousands of pounds just for the privilege
May 4, 1949 Today Liverpool’s Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress (Alderman and Mrs. W.T. Lancashire) entertained to lunch at Liverpool Town Hall, the officials and
Saturday, March 12 – 1949 Reserves, Central League, at Turf Moor, kick-off: 15:15. Burnley Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 0-1 (0-0). Attendance: 10,936. Referee: Mr. W.C.
February 5, 1949 Match: Central League, at Goodison Park. Everton Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 1-3 (0-1). Referee: Mr. E.T. Jenkins. Everton (2-3-5): George Burnett, Eric
January 15, 1949 Match: Central League, at Villa Park. Aston Villa Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 2-0 (1-0). Aston Villa: Wakeman, Craddock, Dixon, Cannings, Martin, Liverpool:
October 16, 1948 Back row, left to right: Bob Priday, Les Shannon, Jimmy McInnes, Russell Crossley, Cyril Sidlow, Charles Ashcroft, Laurie Hughes, Billy Liddell, Ray
September 18, 1948 Two goals were scored in the space of six minutes near the finish of the Goodison Derby this afternoon. Fagan scored a
September 18, 1948 Key note: “Two goals were scored in the space of six minutes near the finish of the Goodison Derby this afternoon. Fagan
August 21, 1948 Match: Football League, First Division, at Villa Park, kick-off: 15:00. Aston Villa – Liverpool 2-1 (2-0). Attendance: 42,193. Referee: Mr. J.H. Parker.
August 14, 1948 Match: Pre-Season trial, at Anfield. Liverpool Reds – Liverpool Whites 2-6 (1-1). Attendance: 12,000. Referee: Mr. S.N. Roberts. Liverpool Reds (2-3-5): Cyril
July 9, 1948 Liverpool Football club’s policy is to buy players in the right market and develop youthful talent. This was the keynote of the
June 22, 1948 Liverpool F.C. have done a good job of work in America, both in upholding British soccer prestige and in showing sportsminded folk