Thursday, May 5 – 1977 Alan Hansen, Partick Thistle and Scotland Under-23 defender signed for Liverpool for a fee of around £100,000, yesterday. The 6ft.
Thursday, August 12 – 1976 England striker David Johnson last night signed for Liverpool for £200,000 and said: “It’s great to be home.” Merseyside-born Johnson
November 15, 1949 Peter Kenneth Clemenson, Kelty Burnside Rovers’ centre, has signed for Liverpool. He is 19. This is his second season with the Rovers.
December 11, 1945 Before returning to B.A.O.R., Frank Lock, 23-year-old well-built full-back, has been signed as professional by Charlton Athletic. He is a Londoner due
Monday, November 28 – 1938 George Penrose, who figured at outside right in Aberdeen’s reserve side against Queen of the South A and scored a
Friday, September 2 – 1938 Another Scottish junior goes south. He is Allan Robertson, centre-half of Grange Rovers, who was signed by Liverpool last night.
Friday, December 2 – 1932 Liverpool have signed on amateur forms Penk, a centre forward, and Roberts, an outside right, both from Holt, near Wrexham.
August 7, 1930 Mr. Ted Davis, manager of the Bath City F.C., has made an important capture. He has secured the signature of John Marshall,
March 16, 1926 Vale of Leven have signed Hector Lawson, the ex-Rangers, Liverpool, and Airdrieonians outside left. Lawson who hails from Glasgow, will be included
Tuesday, September 1 – 1925 Robert Bauchop Clark, outside left of Dunnikier Juniors, has been signed by Liverpool after being a fortnight on trial. (Dundee
August 15, 1925 George Pither, outside left for Bristol Rovers’ Southern League side of 1924/25, has signed on for Torquay United. Before joining the Bristol
May 17, 1924 Queens Park Rangers have signed George Harris, the Notts County half back, and Jack Sambrook, an inside forward, last season with Stockport
November 7, 1923 Liverpool have signed Joe Keetley, the Accrington Stanley inside left. He went to Bolton Wanderers as a forward from Derby Ironworks, and
Friday, March 16 – 1923 Jack Sheldon, of Clay Cross, whose career was spoiled towards the close of the 1920-21 season, when he sustained a
December 30, 1920 Liverpool have signed on Chris Harrington, outside left, of South Liverpool. He stands about 5ft. 10in., and weighs 11st. 7lb. (Source: Hull
Friday, August 8 – 1913 Tosswill, of Liverpool, and Alex Steel, from Kilmarnock, have signed on for Southend United. The former is an inside left,
Friday, October 25 – 1912 The Carlisle United Football Club have signed on William Alston, a centre half, who has done service with Liverpool and
Friday, October 11 – 1912 James McGaffny, of Annabank, has signed for Liverpool which will doubtless be disappointing news to not a few clubs who
October 11, 1912 Liverpool have signed on Bernard Pykett, centre forward of Ellesmere Port. He is 23 years of age, stands 5ft. 8½in., scales 11st.
June 13, 1912 As was anticipated, Aston Villa have signed on Jim Harrop, the centre half-back of Liverpool, and while no deal has been completed
May 23, 1910 Stoke have secured the signature of George Latham, the well known Welsh International formerly of the Liverpool Football Club. Latham, who can
November 13, 1909 Peter Kyle, who has had a long and varied experience of English football, was signed by Watford. Kyle has been with Woolwich
March 5, 1908 Peter Kyle, the centre forward of Woolwich Arsenal, has been signed by Aston Villa. During the past three or four weeks the
June 15, 1906 Preston North End Friday morning signed on William Roberts, forward, who played last season in Queen’s Park Rangers. He stands 5ft. 8in.
Friday, June 3 – 1904 Last night John McLean, ex-Liverpool and Vale of Leven back, signed on for Motherwell Football Club. He is a native