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.
Wednesday, January 8 – 1941 Providing the Services’ players can get leave, Liverpool hope to field pretty much the same side as last Saturday in
Born: February 20 – 1917, in Musselburgh, in Scotland. Passed away: February 29 – 1992, in Wellingborough, in England. Position: Inside right, also inside left;
Tuesday, August 2 – 1955 Mr. McInnes becomes secretary and Bill Liddell captain Liverpool F.C. directors, holding their first meeting of the new season last
Wednesday, December 09 – 1953 Willie Fagan, twice a Wembley Cup finalist, with Preston and Liverpool, left a floodlight trial game on the Weymouth ground
Monday, November 24 – 1952 Star of non-League Weymouth’s gallant 1-1 draw with Colchester was Willie Fagan, 36, their player-manager who is still on Liverpool’s
Wednesday, July 16 – 1952 Weymouth, the Southern League club, have appointed Willie Fagan, the former Liverpool and Scottish war time international, as player-manager. Fagan
Monday, July 14 – 1952 Willie Fagan, whom Liverpool placed on the open-to-transfer list at the end of last season, is to become player-manager of
Tuesday, March 11 – 1952 Cyril Sidlow, Welsh international goalkeeper, and Willie Fagan, inside forward, a Scottish wartime cap, are among seven Liverpool players offered
Friday, January 4 – 1952 Willie Fagan, the Liverpool and former Celtic and Preston inside forward, was yesterday transferred to Distillery, the Irish League club,
March 27, 1950 Pardon me while I search for more superlatives. Not to mark Liverpool’s first entry into the F.A. Cup Final since 1914; nor
March 25, 1950 Liverpool deserved their victory in a game which was hard, dour and fought out at top speed throughout, though always in good
March 25, 1950 Match: FA Cup, Semi Final, at Maine Road, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool – Everton 2-0 (2-0). Attendance: 72,000; gate receipt: £13,497. Referee: Mr.
October 3, 1949 Billy Hayes, the Huddersfield Town and Irish international full back won the Professional Footballers’ Golf Championship at Childwell, Liverpool, yesterday with a
May 4, 1949 Today Liverpool’s Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress (Alderman and Mrs. W.T. Lancashire) entertained to lunch at Liverpool Town Hall, the officials and
Saturday, March 12 – 1949 Reserves, Central League, at Turf Moor, kick-off: 15:15. Burnley Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 0-1 (0-0). Attendance: 10,936. Referee: Mr. W.C.
Saturday, October 16 – 1948 Reserves, Central League, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00. Liverpool Reserves – Burnley Reserves 1-1 (0-1). Referee: Mr. J. McCann (Preston). Liverpool
Saturday, January 17 – 1948 Reserves, Central League, at Anfield. Liverpool Reserves – Burnley Reserves 0-2 (0-1). Liverpool Reserves (2-3-5): Russell Crossley; Jim Harley, Bernard
Saturday, September 6 – 1947 Reserves, Central League, at Turf Moor. Burnley Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 1-0 (0-0). Referee: Mr. J. McCann (Preston). Burney Reserves
Saturday, May 24 – 1947 Match: Football League, 1st First Division, at Highbury, kick-off: 15:30. Arsenal – Liverpool 1-2 (0-0). Attendance: 44,265. Referee: Mr. G.
Monday, March 3 – 1947 A “SECRET” victory plan, which deceived thousands of fans who roared disapproval of their team’s tactics, won its creators a
January 10, 1947 Cyril Done, the Liverpool Reserves centre-forward, will reappear in the first team as inside left in place of Willie Fagan for the
Thursday, August 29 – 1946 Len Carney, fair-haired schoolmaster crashes into big-time football when he plays for Liverpool against Sheffield United at Bramall-Lane. He played
Sunday, June 2 – 1946 The Liverpool F.C. team touring America maintained its unbeaten record when beating Chicago Maroons 9-3 yesterday, after leading 6-3 at
Sunday, May 26 – 1946 Match: Friendly, Tour if USA, at the Yellow Jacket Stadium, kick-off: 15:15 (local time). Philadelphia Select of American League XI