Friday, May 1 – 1942 What happened last May seen in detailed retrospect To-day marks the first anniversary of what hs become known as the
December 18, 1941 Carlton and Liverpool remain favourites for the championship of the Liverpool County Combination, and both are engaged in viral away games on
Saturday, August 12 – 1939 The teams to turn out for Tranmere Rovers, Chester, Wrexham, South Liverpool and Crewe today are appended: – Tranmere Rovers.
May 5, 1928 Match: Schoolboy International at Pittodrie. Scotland Schoolboys – Wales Schoolboys 5-0 (4-0). Referee: Mr. Peter Craigmyle (Aberdeen). Scotland (2-3-5): Baxter (Kircaldy), Hogg
November 1, 1918 Liverpool Reserves (v. Tranmere, Lancashire Junior Cup, at Anfield): – Bickerstaffe, Hewitt, Jimmy Stansfield, Hughes, Alex Robertson, Frank Checkland, Lewis, Roger, H.
Wednesday, February 16 – 1910 Colne achieved another great success on their own enclosure on Saturday, defeating Liverpool Reserves by 7-2. Speakman was absent from
Saturday, February 12 – 1910 Reserves, Lancashire Combination, at Alkincoates. Colne – Liverpool Reserves 7-2 (5-1). Referee: Mr. F. Bow (Longsight). Colne (2-3-5): Jack Kneeshaw;
September 4, 1909 Reserves, Lancashire Combination, at Anfield. Liverpool Reserves – Colne 6-3 (4-1). Liverpool Reserves (2-3-5): Gus Beeby; Tom Rogers, John Dunlop; Derwent, Ernest
January 27, 1909 Sam Speakman, who played right full back for Colne last Saturday, hails from Prescot, where he was associated with the Wire Works
October 24, 1908 Reserves, Lancashire Combination, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:15. Liverpool Reserves – Colne 5-0 (2-0). Referee: Mr. G. Goslind; linesmen: Messrs.: M. Berry and
April 13, 1907 Match: Welsh FA Amateur Cup, Final, at Newtown. Buckley Engineers – Aberystwyth 2-1 (1-0). Attendance: 1,500. Referee: Mr. Ike Baker (Nantwich). Buckley
Tuesday, February 12 – 1907 Mr. John Lewis, of Blackburn, the well-known football referee, in speaking to a Burnley P.S.A. gathering, declared that many football
December 21, 1904 After an absence of several weeks from home, Nelson on Saturday had Liverpool Reserves for visitors. The latter are an exceptionally strong
Friday, June 24 – 1904 The first meeting of the newly-elected Management Committee of the Football League was held at Lytham yesterday, Mr. Bentley presiding.
September 26, 1903 Match: Friendly, at Goodison Park. Everton Reserves – Liverpool Leek 1-0 (0-0). Everton Reserves (2-3-5): Dent, Gordon, Robert Balmer, Thomas Chadwick, John
Saturday, June 30 – 1900 A meeting of the Football League was held at Manchester to-day. Mr. Bentley (president) in the chair. There were also
April 30, 1900 Match: Gloucestershire Cup, Final, at Bristol. Bedminster – Bristol City 3-1 (2-0). Attendance: 2,000. Referee: Mr. Tom Armitt (Leek). Bedminster (2-3-5): George
March 23, 1893 This tie, which was originally fixed to be played at Chester, was decided at Anfield-road last evening. Chester played their full strength,
March 22, 1893 Match: Liverpool Cup, Quarter-final, at Anfield. Liverpool – Chester 4-0 (2-0). Attendance: 2,000. Referee: Mr. Tom Armitt (Leek). Liverpool (2-3-5): Matt McQueen,