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 Arthur Rowley on PlayUpLiverpool.com ; About Arthur Rowley: Born: May 9, 1933: Liverpool, England. Passed away: February 18, 2014: Aintree, Liverpool, England.
All articles about Stuart Mason on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Stuart Mason: Born: June 2, 1948: Whitchurch, Shropshire. Passed away: February 5, 2006: Wrexham, Wales. Position: Full
All articles about Cyril Sidlow on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Cyril Sidlow: Born: November 26, 1915: Colwyn Bay, in Wales. Passed away: April 12, 2005: Codsall (Staffordshire),
Wednesday, January 12 – 2000 Footballer whose biggest victory came after he hung up his boots Cliff Lloyd, who has died aged 83, made a
All articles about Alf Hanson on PlayUpLiverpool.com; Born: July 27, 1912: Bootle, in Liverpool. Passed away: October 4, 1993: St. Helens, England. Position: Outside left.
Ward in media. About Daniel Ward: Born: June 22 – 1993, in Wrexham, Wales. Position: Goalkeeper. Height: Weight: Career: Wrexham Youth, 2007. Wrexham, signed, July
All articles about Ted Adams on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Ted Adams: Born: November 30, 1906: Anfield (Liverpool/Lancashire), in England. Passed away: November 30, 1991: Burnley (Lancashire),
All articles about Gordon Gunson on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Gordon Gunson: Born: July 1, 1904: Chester, England. Passed away: September 13, 1991: Chester, England. Position: Forward.
December 5, 1990 Lawrie McMenemy yesterday sent a message of hope to England’s aspiring youngsters by naming Liverpool unknown Steve McManaman in his Under-21 side
All articles about George Poland on PlayUpLiverpool. About George Poland: Born: September 21 – 1913, Penarth, Glamorgan, Wales. Passed away: October 6 – 1988, Penarth,
Thursday, June 6 – 1985 A world football ban was slapped on English clubs last night because of the Brussels outrage. It covers international club
All articles about Jack Roberts on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Jack Roberts: Born: March 15, 1910: Anfield (Liverpool, Lancashire), in England. Passed away: June 1, 1985: Cape
All articles about Stanley Rowlands on PlayUpLiverpool.com ; About Stanley Rowlands: Born: 1890: Wales. Passed away: Position: Centre forward. Height: (5ft. 8in.); Weight: (11st. 5lb.).
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 25, 1977 Phil Thompson, Liverpool’s lean, lanky Kirkby born defender, helped transform the club’s defensive set-up when he came into the team as a
May 26, 1977 Sixteen-years-old former Liverpool schoolboy Roy Heaney has signed on for Bolton Wanderers and defied doctors’ “orders” that he should not play again
Saturday, April 30 – 1977 Even the intervention of the great Bill Shankly could not provide Wrexham with the spark to overcome Brighton. Wrexham called
December 2, 1975 Middlesbrough today paid the highest transfer fee in their history when they paid over £70,000 for Phil Boersma, the Liverpool striker. Boersma
Saturday, August 16 – 1975 Liverpool: Admission prices: 65p – £1,30. Summer signings: Joey Jones (Wrexham, £110,000). Transferred: Frank Lane (Notts County, free), Ian McDonald
July 14, 1975 Wrexham manager John Neal may quit in protest at yesterday’s £110,000 sale of Welsh U23 international defender Joey Jones to Liverpool. Neal
February 6, 1975 Ian McDonald, a £25,000 Liverpool signing from Workington last season, has gone on a month’s loan to Colchester (writes Alex Goodman). The
July 31, 1974 Liverpool are now getting down to the heart of pre-season training – games against other clubs, even though they are behind closed
February 12, 1974 When disaster struck down Eddie Spicer just before Christmas in 1953, Liverpool lost one of the most polished and popular defenders ever
March 14, 1970 Liverpool have come to the rescue of Fourth Division promotion hunters Wrexham – the team they ko’d from the FA Cup. Wrexham,