An article from February, 1919. Liverpool couldn’t afford Bob McColl Robert McColl, the famous international, is home again after a long period of Army Service.
The Athletic News is an amazing source for information about football history; about players an clubs and all the stories in-between. The sports paper focused
All articles about John Harkness on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About John Harkness: Born: September 27 – 1907, Govanhill, Scotland. Passed away: October 6 – 1985. Position: Goalkeeper.
All articles about Robert Smellie on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Robert Smellie: “A Clydesdale colt trained on Hampden. Learned the rudiments of the game with the Hamilton
All articles about James Jackson on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About James Jackson: Born: December 4, 1899, in Newcastle, in England. Passed away: Position: Left back or centre
All articles about Willie Wiseman on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Willie Wiseman: Born: October 18 – 1896, Turiff, Scotland. Passed away: 1979, Edinburgh, Scotland. Position: Left back.
December 20, 1977 Liverpool, tolling and struggling to maintain their pre-eminent position as champions of the Football League, are the greatest team in Britain. Furthermore,
All articles about Bill Kinghorn at PlayUpLiverpool. About Bill Kinghorn: Born: February 27 – 1912, Strathblane (Stirlingshire), in Scotland. Passed away: May – 1977, in
All articles about Jimmy Crawford on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Jimmy Crawford: Born: May 21 – 1904, Glasgow (Lanarkshire), Scotland. Passed away: May – 1976. Position: Outside
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All articles about Andrew Hay on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Andrew Hay: Born: 1902, Chryston, Scotland. Passed away: Position: Right back. Height: 175 cm. (5ft. 9in.); Weight:
All articles about Willie Nicholson on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Willie Nicholson. Born: Glasgow, Scotland. Passed away: Position: Outside left. Height: 168 cm. (5ft. 6in.); Weight: 62
McRorie in media. About Danny McRorie: Born: June 25 – 1906, Hutchesontown, in Scotland. Passed away: July 26 – 1963. Position: Outside right. Height: Weight:
All articles about Willie King on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Willie King: Born: February 1 – 1898, Glasgow, Scotland. Passed away: March 10 – 1962. Position: Left
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All articles about Eversley Mansfield on PlayUpLiverpool.com About Eversley Mansfield: Born: 1886: Barrow, England. Passed away: 1954. Position: Inside forward. Height: Weight: Career: Preston Winckley.
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January 24, 1946 An entirely new forward line from that which played for Scotland against Belgium yesterday was selected after the game for the international
All articles about John Macdonald on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About John Macdonald: Born: Edinburgh, Scotland. Passed away: Position: Centre forward. Height: 170 cm. (5ft. 7in.); Weight: 67
May 21, 1945 Match: Liverpool Senior Cup Final, Second Leg, at Goodison Park, kick-off: 15:00. Everton – Tranmere Rovers 4-1 (2-0). (7-1 on aggregate). Attendance:
May 5, 1945 Match: Charity match for the Sailors’, Soldiers and Airmen’s Family Association, at Easter Road. Hibernian – Services Select XI 2-2 (0-1). Attendance:
Saturday, February 3 – 1945 International: War time friendly, at Villa Park. England – Scotland 3-2 (1-1). Attendance: 66,000; gate receipt: £17,000. Referee: Mr. T.
Thursday, February 1 – 1945 The Navy will turn out their strongest Soccer side of the war against the Army at Ipswich on February 17.
January 25, 1945 England’s team to meet Scotland on the Aston Villa ground on Saturday week has not yet been announced. The Scotland XI. Will
Saturday, November 25 – 1944 Match: International, Benefit for the RAF Benevolent War Fund, at Hillsborough. Royal Air Force – Scotland 1-7 (0-3). Attendance: 40,172;