Tag: Middlesbrough

Christian Ziege @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Christian Ziege on PlayUpLiverpool. About Christian Ziege: Born: February 1 – 1972, in Berlin, in Germany. Position: Left full-back. Height: Weight: Career: FC Sudstern 08 Berlin, 1978 – 1981. TSW Rudow Berlin, 1981 – 1985. FC Hertha 03 Zehlendorf, 1985 – 1990. Bayern Munchen, 1990. […]

A presentation of football clubs 1903/04

During the 1903/04 season the “Sunderland Daily Echo” enlightened their readers with some great article features presenting many of the leading football club for that season. I have now collected all these feature articles and you will find links to the different articles further down in this article. […]

Liverpool is worth much more

Thursday, July 26 – 1979 Liverpool have sold English soccer short by trading their influential name to sponsorship for a meagre £50,000, say marketing experts. Though their deal to put the brand name Hitachi on their shirts has sent the rest of football seeking similar revenue, the size […]

£352,000 Souness goes to Anfield

Tuesday, January 10 – 1978 Liverpool smashed another transfer record yesterday when they bought Graeme Souness from Middlesbrough for £352,000. Their outlay on the talented Scottish midfield man they have pursued for six weeks represents a new record cash deal between English clubs. Liverpool already hold the records […]

John Walker (Jock Walker) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Jock Walker on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Jock Walker: Born: November 6, 1884: Beith, Scotland. Passed away: December 16, 1968. Positon: Full back. Height: Weight: Career: Eastern Burnside: 1900. Cambuslang Rangers: 1901. Burnbank Athletic: 1902. Raith Rovers: 1903. Beith: 1904. Glasgow Rangers: 1905. Ayr Parkhouse: 1905. Royal […]

Di Stefano and Pereira at Holly Park

Tuesday, 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 Alfredo di Stefano and Benfica goalkeeper Costa Pereira oppose each other in a charity match. The world wide reputations of these […]

Andrew McCowie (Andy McCowie) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Andy McCowie on PlayupLiverpool.com. About Andy McCowie; Born: 1876, in Old Monkland (Lanarkshire), in Scotland. Passed away: November 15, 1957: Cambuslang (Lanarkshire), in Scotland. Position: Inside right. Height: 163 cm. (5ft. 4in.); Weight: 64 kilos (10st. 2lb.). Career: Cambuslang Hibs: 1894. Liverpool: Signed: October 26, […]

Another strong Everton-Liverpool connection

Tuesday, February 10 – 1953 Mr. T.V. Williams, the Liverpool director who was marked absent on Saturday, at Middlesbrough, although he had originally intended being present was attending the funeral of a relative at Llanfairfechan. Mr. Edward Williams, who was buried there on Saturday will be remembered by […]

Questions around Albert Stubbins

Thursday, August 14 – 1952 How long Albert Stubbins remains with Liverpool this winter remains to be seen, but it will require a much higher bid than that made by Darlington to persuade the Anfield board to let him go. The Third Division club’s offer was considered at […]

FA Youth Contest Final (Alan Arnell)

Friday, May 30 – 1952 Sussex Minors will make history tomorrow (Saturday) when they visit the Everton ground at Goodison Park to play Liverpool County Minors in the first leg of the FA County Youth Championship final. The second leg will be played at the Goldstone Ground, Hove, […]

Albert Stubbins stays with Liverpool

Friday, October 15 – 1948 Albert Stubbins, Liverpool’s centre-forward, who played for England in the “Victory” international match, to-day re-signed for the club. As he is not yet in training, Done will lead the Liverpool attack at Birmingham to-morrow, but it is expected that Stubbins will play against […]

Stubbins – Mannion transfer talk ends

Tuesday, October 5 – 1948 Liverpool Football Club last night ended all talk of a possible exchange of their centre forward, Albert Stubbins, for Middlesbrough’s inside left, Wilfred Mannion. The directors refused Stubbins’s request to be transferred and at the end of the board meeting, Mr. S.R. Williams, […]