Matches: 1895, Darwen, 0-0. ** Liverpool could not break down Darwen’s stubborn defence at this winterish game at Anfield in the presence of 6,000 spectators.
Nicholas John Ross, the Victorian version of the present day soccer super star, was a man who captained both Preston North End and Everton. He
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
February 6, 1904 I have always a great deal of admiration for a man who is conspicuously whole-souled in his play, and consequently I start
Sunday, July 14 – 2013 Two years before the Titanic’s first, fatal voyage, 11 months before World War 1 started, the life of a manager
Born: February 20 – 1917, in Musselburgh, in Scotland. Passed away: February 29 – 1992, in Wellingborough, in England. Position: Inside right, also inside left;
All articles about Peter Kippax on PlayUpLiverpool. About Peter Kippax. Born: July 17 – 1922, in Burnley, in England. Passed away: September 21 – 1987,
Born: July 26 – 1892, in Northwich. Passed away: April 2 – 1983 in York. Position: Right half, later right back. Height: Weight: Career: Northwich
All articles about Tommy Green on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Tommy Green: Born: November 25, 1883: Rock Ferry (Cheshire), in England. Passed away: Position: Centre forward. Height:
All articles about John Drummond on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About John Drummond: “Johnny Drummond is a grand young player. He has a cool and finished style, passes
Born: February 13 – 1892, in Aigburth, in England. Passed away: September 10 – 1987, in Warminster, in England. Position: Goalkeeper. Height: Weight: Career: Marlborough
All articles about John Holmes on PlayUpLiverpool.com. ; About John Holmes: Born: 1874, in Preston, Lancashire. Passed away: Position: Left half. Height: 180 cm. (5ft.
December 17, 1977 Remember the name Howard Gayle. He could be another Steve Heighway for Liverpool. That’s what the officials of the Liverpool Sunday League
June 22, 1977 Brighton have paid a club record fee of £100,000* for Preston defender Mark Lawrenson. And chairman Mike Bamber proudly gave the news
Friday, August 7 – 1970 Three Cheshire League clubs from this area – Ellesmere Port, Rhyl and Marine – have given a big “Thank you”
July 21, 1970 Liverpool have now fixed all their pre-season games, for first team and reserves. They are (first team): Friday, July 31, League of
All articles about Bob Kelly on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Bob Kelly: Born: November 16, 1893: Ashton-in-Makerfield (Lancashire), England. Passed away: September 22, 1969: Fylde (Lancashire), England.
Saturday, October 19 – 1968 Liverpool are a star team, consisting of star players. Every man wearing the Liverpool colours this afternoon is a player
Thursday, May 30 – 1968 Liverpool reserve winger Dave Wilson ended a fortnight of transfer talks by signing for his old club, Preston North End,
Saturday, May 25 – 1968 Liverpool have given free transfers to seven of their young players and retained 28 professionals, they announced to-day. Among the
February 20, 1967 Dave Wilson, the Preston winger, who signed for Liverpool yesterday, will not be able to play for them in the FA Cup
May 17, 1964 Match: International friendly, in Tel Aviv. Israel U23 – England U23 0-4 (0-3). Attendance: 20,000 Referee: Alexander Minsariatis (Greece). Israel U23 (2-3-5):
Friday, September 20 – 1963 Peter Thompson, young Liverpool star who said he preferred glory to cash, has now lost £750 by a Football League
Tuesday, August 30 – 1960 Preston transferred 23-year-old Gordon Milne, son of the club trainer, to Liverpool after last night’s match with Arsenal. Fee: £10,500.
Saturday, December 5 – 1959 Sergeant-Major with the human touch What is the background to the 46-year old fast-talking Scot – Bill Shankly – who