All articles about Sammy Smyth on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Sammy Smyth: Born: February 25, 1925: Belfast, Northern Ireland. Passed away: October 19, 2016: Grand Cayman, Cayman
July 31, 1970 Match: Friendly, at Dalymount Park, kick-off: 20:00. League of Ireland XI – Liverpool 1-2 (1-2). League of Ireland: Peter Thomas (Waterford), Peter
All articles about Samuel Rainey on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Samuel Rainey: “Rainey by pure merit has earned for himself the right to be included in the
All articles about William Lacey on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About William Lacey: “He possesses an intelligent idea of the requirements of an inside forward, and when once
Thursday, July 25 – 1968 Match: Friendly, at Windsor Park. Linfield – Liverpool 1-3 (1-1). Attendance: 16,000. Referee: Mr. Malcolm Wright (Portadown). Linfield: Bertie McGonigal,
July 25, 1968 Liverpool’s 31-years-old former England full back, Gerry Byrne, is going into hospital in the next day or so, for a third operation
Wednesday, July 24 – 1968 Gerry Byrne is out of Liverpool’s friendly in Belfast, to-morrow, against Linfield. This was revealed to-day by manager Bill Shankly
All articles about Elisha Scott on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Elisha Scott. “Scott never exhibits tricks in goal. He catches balls that others would fist; he puts
May 16, 1959 Sam Hardy … Harry Hibbs … Frank Swift … Ted Sagar … Sam Bartram … Jerry Dawson …Jack Harkness … John Thomson.
All articles about John Bovill on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About John Bovill: Born: March 21, 1886: Rutherglen, in Scotland. Passed away: April 13, 1954: Rutherglen, in Scotland.
September 28, 1951 Stoke City are expected to complete negotiations today for the transfer of Sammy Smyth, Wolverhampton’s Irish international inside forward. Last night Stoke
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.
July 22, 1947 At a fee which is understood to be the biggest ever paid by a cross-Channel club to a Northern Ireland junior club,
January 5, 1944 Four Liverpool players – Phil Taylor, Harry Eastham, Dirk Kemp and Jimmy McInnes – are to play for Belfast Distillery. John Easdale
June 10, 1943 The Veterans’ challenge match on June 18 between Short & Harland’s Antiques and Carrick and Larne Veterans should arouse much interest. The
September 16, 1942 Match: Army friendly, at Grosvenor Park; kick-off: 18:00. Irish League – British Army 2-3 (1-0). Attendance: 15,000; gate receipts: £700. Irish League
September 14, 1942 Match: Army match, at Cliftonville, kick-off: 18:00. Northern Ireland Command – British Army 3-5 (2-3). Northern Ireland Command (2-3-5): Dennis Wright (Mansfield
September 12, 1942 Match: Army match, at Windsor Park. Irish FA – British Army 3-2 (1-0). Attendance: 35,000; gate receipts: £1,699. Referee: Mr. W.R. Hamilton.
December 31, 1937 The death has occurred at Low Moor, Bradford, Yorkshire of Mr. George Gaukrodger, a former Irish football international player and county cricketer.
Registered players for Larne Football Club, season 1936-37: James Barr, Position: Full-back; (Whiteabbey, Larne Olympic); Victor Beattie, Position: Goalkeeper; Height: 5ft. 8in., weight: 11st. 0lb.;
All articles about William Scott on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About William Scott: Born: May 17, 1882: Belfast, Northern Ireland. Passed away: August 15, 1936: Liverpool (Lancashire), England.
Tuesday, April 5 – 1932 In senior football circles it is not unusual to find two brothers playing together for the same team. For a
January 16, 1932 Worse teams than Chesterfield have beaten better teams than Liverpool in previous years’ FA Cup matches, and if Chesterfield face Liverpool on
All articles about Walter Arnott on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Walter Arnott: “Britain’s best and brightest back has established a record in the place, having played now
March 26, 1928 “I just waited until everyone else had taken up a place in my first junior team, then I filled the vacant position,”