Tag: Stockport County

John Henry Sambrook (Jack Sambrook) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles on Jack Sambrook on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Jack Sambrook: Born: March 10, 1899: Wednesfield (Staffordshire), in England. Passed away: 1973. Position: Centre forward. Height: 178 cm. (5ft. 10in.); Weight: 68 kilos (10st. 10lb.). Career: Coventry City. 1915. Willenhall. 1918. Wolverhampton Wanderers, 1919. * 1919-20: 15-5 (FL 2); […]

Manchester United stars at Crosby

Friday, August 7 – 1970 Three Cheshire League clubs from this area – Ellesmere Port, Rhyl and Marine – have given a big “Thank you” this week to Manchester United. And no wonder – for against these non-Leaguers, United have paid them the compliment of turning out teams […]

Ivan Gordon A. Sharpe (Ivan Sharpe)

All articles about Ivan Sharpe on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Ivan Sharpe: Born: June 15, 1889: St. Albans (Hertfordshire), England. Passed away: February 9, 1968: Southport (Lancashire), England. Position: Outside left. Height: Weight: Career: St. Albans Abbey: 1906. Watford: 1907. * 1907-08: 7-1 (Southern League 1). Glossop: 1908. * 1908-09: […]

Arthur Goddard @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Arthur Goddard on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Arthur Goddard: “Goddard is a clever dribbler, beats a half-back very smartly, and centres with excellent judgment. He is also a good shot, and plays the game most intelligently. At first he does not look fast, but his long strides […]

James Settle (Jimmy Settle) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Jimmy Settle on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Jimmy Settle: Born: September 5, 1875: Millom (Cumberland), England. Passed away: June 1, 1954: Horwich, England. Funeral / burial: June 5, 1954: St. Peter’s Church, Halliwell. Position: Inside left. Height: (5ft. 6in.); Weight: (11st.). Career: Bolton Wanderers: 1894. * 1894-95: […]

Thomas Chorlton (Tom Chorlton) @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Tom Chorlton on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Tom Chorlton: Born: April 9, 1880: in Heaton Mersey, in England. Passed away: March 4, 1948. Nickname: Sunny. Position: Right back, or right back. Height: 5 ‘ 8ft. 1/2in. Weight: 12st 4lbs. Career: Heaton Mersey Juniors, 1896. Northenden, 1898. Stockport […]

Jack Westby transferred to Southport

Thursday, August 21 – 1947 Southport have paid the highest fee in their history for the transfer of Jack Westby, right full back from Liverpool, and formerly with Blackburn Rovers. He will appear for his new club against Stockport County at Haugh-avenue tomorrow. Westby, who is 29, 5ft. […]

Norman Rodgers @ PlayUpLiverpool.com

All articles about Norman Rodgers on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Norman Rodgers: Born: 1891: Stockport, England. Passed away: June 10, 1947, Manchester, England. Position: Inside right. Height: Weight: Career: Heaton Norris: Signed: 1908. Hooley Hill: Signed: 1909. Stockport County: Signed: 1911. * 1911-12: 21-10 (FL 2); * 1912-13: 38-17 (FL […]

Sensations at Goodison Park

Monday, March 26 – 1945 For sensations I look to next Saturday’s second “leg” of the Everton-Liverpool’ North Cup game. The Reds go out a goal to the good, although at one time at Anfield on Saturday I thought it would have been three. The Reds will rejoice […]

Late goals at Anfield

January 15, 1945 It is a long time since Liverpool had to fight so desperately hard for victory in a home match as they had against Stockport County at Anfield, and the final score of 4-1 is a misleading guide to the respective merits of the sides. Liverpool […]