Monday, July 31 – 1989 Millwall boss John Docherty took an angry swipe at Liverpool yesterday – after making a club record £500,000 bid for
Saturday, July 20 – 1985 Former Liverpool and Villa defender Ian Ross, now coaching Icelandic club Valur, could become Wolves’ new manager, having been with
Saturday, November 3 – 1984 * Steve Ogrizovic is hardly a household name, but he arrived in London today as one of the country’s most
Saturday, August 20 – 1983 When Liverpool and Manchester United have their showdown at Wembley this afternoon there is much more at stake than the
Tuesday, August 17 – 1982 What the top man get – an estimate of managers’ salaries in the First Division. Club Manager Salary Contract remaining
Friday, January 1 – 1982 Liverpool manager Bob Paisley dropped a bombshell yesterday by taking the captaincy from Phil Thompson and handing it to Graeme
Friday, October 2 – 1981 Thousands of Soccer fans who once roared for Bill Shankly stood in silence for him yesterday. The players who worshipped
Tuesday, September 29 – 1981 Former Liverpool football manager Bill Shankly died early today. The end came at 1.20 a.m. in Liverpool’s Broadgreen Hospital. Mr.
Saturday, September 26 – 1981 Soccer legend Bill Shankly was “comfortable” in hospital last night after a heart attack at his home. A hospital spokesman
Monday, July 27 – 1981 England goalkeeper Ray Clemence has played his last game for Liverpool. That seems certain to be the outcome of his
Season Manager Comments, info 1892-1893 W.E. Barclay Acted more as a secretary. The club most likely had a management committee. 1893-1894 W.E. Barclay 1894-1895 W.E.
Friday, December 28 – 1979 Summer holidays best epitomise Bob Paisley. Not for him the fleshpots of the Caribbean or hobnobbing with the rich on
Friday, December 28 – 1979 There is no secret formula behind Liverpool’s 16-year saga of success in domestic and European football. Just one word explains
Tuesday, August 28 – 1979 Emlun Hughes today spends his 32nd birthday performing his favourite party piece – playing football. The colours have changed from
Saturday, June 2 – 1979 Frank McGarvey, the £300,000 Liverpool signing from St Mirren who still awaits his Anfield debut, makes his first full appearance
All articles about Jock Thomson on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Jock Thomson: Born: July 6, 1906: Thornton (Angus), Scotland. Passed away: 1979. Position: Left half. Height: Weight:
All articles about Billy McCracken on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Billy McCracken: Born: January 29, 1883: Belfast, Northern Ireland. Passed away: January 20, 1979. Position: Right back.
Thursday, September 22 – 1977 Alan Waddle, 23, Liverpool reserve striker joined Leicester in a £45,000 deal yesterday and said: “I’m sure first team football
August 12, 1977 It is something to smile about, this accusation that Liverpool are mad to pay £440,000 for Kenny Dalglish. Especially when you are
Saturday, April 30 – 1977 Even the intervention of the great Bill Shankly could not provide Wrexham with the spark to overcome Brighton. Wrexham called
Monday, September 27 – 1976 East Fife’s board are to meet tonight to discuss a replacement for Frank Christie, who resigned his manager’s post at
Monday, June 28 – 1976 England football star Kevin Keegan lay in hospital last night unaware that his club Liverpool had turned down a Real
Wednesday, April 21 – 1976 Hours of patiently kicking ball to his son have finally made Tom Fairclough the proudest dad in Liverpool – and
All articles about Walter Rowley on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Walter Rowley: Born: April 14, 1891: Little Hulton, England. Passed away: March 22, 1976: Shrewsbury (Shropshire), England.
Saturday, August 16 – 1975 Liverpool: Admission prices: 65p – £1,30. Summer signings: Joey Jones (Wrexham, £110,000). Transferred: Frank Lane (Notts County, free), Ian McDonald