But, the organisers were aiming even higher and, after being unsuccessful in their pursuit of Pele, they managed to secure Ferenc Puskás, who only asked that they send him a plane ticket in return. The only place to visit for all your LFC news, videos, history and match information. 09 Aug - 7 with 6 and 16. Brilliant original research on the Sth Lpool and African Royal early days, Josh. Peter had been associated with our club for well over 50 years. (1 winner- £60). In September the FA sanctioned reduced attendances at Grassroot “It was a big thing for me. Read more about the 100-year history of South Liverpool FC in HYDER JAWAD‘s book REST IN PIECES. The only place to visit for all your LFC news, videos, history and match information. Thanks too, to all who have continued to support our fundraising efforts. “I was very young at the time, and my dad took me. “I was playing in the County Combination with Cheshire Lines, which was about half a mile away from Holly Park, and they must’ve been watching me and decided to sign me on a non-contract, when I was 19 going on 20.”. “It was exciting. STAY SAFE. each), 10 May - Two from 3, 7 or 16 (3 winners - £20 each), 03 May - 3 and 9 We’d also train under the bridge, where the train went from Lime Street to London Euston, and we’d train in the middle of the dual carriageway on this gravel area, doing sprints, just to save the pitch. Also on the show John Gibbons speaks to bar owner Iain Hoskins about the return of hospitality in Liverpool, and Claire Blair from local eco business Refill Cycle. For more reaction to all the news and events that matter to you, including interviews with special guests and documentaries about players and staff past and present, subscribe to TAW Player…, From The Vault: Andy Robertson – Player Profiles, Consent management powered by Real Cookie Banner. The English FA instructed the 2019/20 league season be terminated and that there will be no The OLSC Gauteng, South Africa are a group of people from all different backgrounds but meet for the same reasons - to form a part of the biggest football family in the world and support LFC. Click here to view LFCNJ Central Middlesex Tryouts 2021-2022. New Brighton, the club that started out as the first South Liverpool, folded in 1983, and from then on things did start to look bleak for the Non-League side. Required fields are marked *. A detailed history of the South Liverpool clubs can be found in "Gone But Not Forgotten", Part 5 p46-59 1898-99 Joined The Combination 1899-00 Joined Lancashire League 1911-12 Joined Lancashire Combination Division Two 1912-13 Lancashire Combination Division Two Champions Promoted to Division One 1921 Folded 1935 New South Liverpool club formed 1935-36 Joined … treneris: Martin Ryman: Lyga: Liverpulio grafystės aukščiausioji lyga 2008-2009: 4 vieta Apranga namie. South Liverpool FC fixtures tab is showing last 100 Football matches with statistics and win/draw/lose icons. Passionate about Liverpool FC? (1 winner - £60), 14 Feb - Two from 6, 10 or 18 (3 winners - £20 each), 07 Feb - 7 and 10 (1 winner - Well, you're in the right place with new and exclusive uploads bringing you closer to the Premier League and World Champions, every week. Full stats on LFC players, club products, official partners and lots more. Starting as young fan accompanying his father, John, to games in the mid 1960’s. Aldo’s break came when he was spotted playing for South Liverpool, signing for Newport County in the Fourth Division at the age of 20. Sofa Score livescores is also available as an iPhone, Windows Phone and Android app. promotion or relegation between leagues at our level. each), 30 Aug - 10 with 1, 5 or 13 (3 winners - £20 each) YNWA. We would walk round the ground and buy some onions – at the end of the match we would walk home with my dad breathing heavily to get rid of the smell – only to be met at the garden gate by my Mum shouting “you’ve been eating those onions again”. stand was hoisted into position in early June. each), 14 June - 2 with 3, 6 or 9 (3 winners - £20 Liverpool FC South Sudan Fans Official Page. Your email address will not be published. He said: “I actually had trials with Burnley before I went to Liverpool, but I got turned away at that time while I was playing for the youth team when I was around 16/17. They did, however, make history, becoming the first UK team to play under “permanent floodlights” in a friendly against a Nigerian side in front of 13,000 at Holly Park, a match broadcast on the BBC World Service. (1 winner - £60), 05 July - 10 with 1, 3 or 14 THE story of the original South Liverpool FC is one consigned to the history books — a Non-League side with a past as vibrant as the city that housed it. Money wasn’t the biggest thing it was just nice to be playing football and getting a few bob for it.”. They paid £2,500 for me, and then £1,000 after so many games. South Liverpool FC Fixtures & Results Click on the team and check out this seasons results & fixtures to the right The previous season is shown on the drop down menu, prior seasons are on a separate page. The official Liverpool FC website. I’d done about 12 games for South Liverpool, and there was a night match, a really wet horrible night, and I was playing on the wing as a young player, being quite nippy. So they used some of that money to sort it out, which I was made up with as it needed doing.”, John has memories of watching Jimmy play, being from the same area and, being a young lad at the time. Peter had been associated with our club for well over 50 years. £60), 14 March - Two from 1, 2 or 3 (3 winners - £20 each), 07 March - 12 with 7, 16 or 18 (3 winners - £20 each), 28 Feb - Two from 2, 9, 16 or 17 (6 winners - £10 each), 21 Feb - 2 and 16 It was good as pocket money then, and we were on £4 a win, so you could get £10 a week, which wasn’t bad as I was also an apprentice. We submitted our application to join the NWCFL for season 2020/21. pages. Early talks had begun, featuring founding father Sawyer, to reform South Liverpool FC as a separate entity to New Brighton and it was confirmed in 1935, securing Holly Farm as the premises for their new ground. LFC'ye ait futbol tişörtlerini, giysileri, ekipmanları ve daha fazlasını bul. There is a phoenix club called South Liverpool, which still plays to this day, operating outside the Football League pyramid. Our weekly double ticket has a £60 prize & is available from committee members at £1 each. “Liverpool came about after I’d got myself in the first team, at around 18. When asked about the memories of his time at Holly Park, he recalled: “I could go on all day about the facilities, because there were none! They enjoyed their best FA Cup run during the 1919-1920 season, seeing off the likes of Crewe, Southport and Carlisle, before eventually losing out to Rochdale. £60), 31 Jan - 6 and 17 (1 winner - However, it wasn’t until 1914 that they really captured the imagination, when a game against Tranmere Rovers attracted a crowd of over 18,000. My Dad grew up in Garston, and he and my uncles regularly told me about going to see South in the 50s and 60s, and the Blue Union (as somewhere to drink, more than a football club). Thanks too. astute appointment of seasoned non-leaguer, Russell Perkins as manager. “I was taking a corner and a fella walked past with a flat cap on, and a Jack Russell on a lead, and he said, ‘Alright Jimmy!’. Over the next 20 years he would be instrumental in So, I jumped at the chance to go training with them when I was probably around 16/17, and that’s how it came about.”. Thank you all for your continued support, it helps South in these current times; Here are the last months results which are available on Sundays; 28 March - 5 and 9 (1 winner - £60), 21 March - 8 and 15 (1 winner - SOUTH LIVERPOOL. New Brighton assumed South Liverpool's official Lancashire FA registration, most of South Liverpool's staff, all of South Liverpool's debts (£200, reportedly), and South Liverpool's place in the Lancashire Combination for 1921–22. The new stand was generously donated by G&W (UK) to whom we are incredibly grateful for this gesture. Check out the Nike Liverpool FC Shop Online. The West Cheshire League divisions will be decided on a shortened format by teams playing each other once, where both league games have already been played, the scores We await details of allowing spectators to attend games after 12th April 2021. It was then that African Royals FC were rebranded, under the influence of William James Sawyer, with the ambition to one day become a Football League side. I picked the ball up and put it down for the corner and then he said to me, ‘Would you like a trial for Liverpool?’ In other words, I said, ‘get lost’ but it was more like ‘Fuck off’ because I thought he was taking the piss. However, they still failed to secure a place in the Football League. O último jogo de South Liverpool FC foi contra Bala Town pelo Club Friendly Games, a partida terminou em 1 - 3 (Bala Town venceu a partida). An Anfield regular and lover of the game, he was still playing for South’s Walking Football Team alongside other long serving club officials and past club players. winner - £60), 24 May - 9 with 1, 2, 6, 7 or 16 (5 winners - £12 The club are nicknamed The Reds and play their home fixtures at Anfield. Liverpool FC International Academy New Jersey. As is common at domestic matches in England, opposing supporters were segregated. South Liverpool FC. Bedfordview, South Africa. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. 2021 as we returned to lockdown. Under 18 & 21 sides along with four Veterans teams and an Over 60's Walking Football show the breadth of our club. Aldo has his own memories of Puskás coming over to Garston. The official Liverpool FC website. Welcome to the Official Club Website for South Liverpool FC South, formed in 1935, currently play in the West Cheshire League and have junior teams in ages from Under 7 to Under 16. Liverpool FC Academy will send two teams to South Africa for the first time to take part in the 2020 Lucky Star Cup later this year. £60), 17 Jan - 9 with 1, 11 or 18 (3 winners - £20 er the FA sanctioned reduced attendances at Grassroot There are also all South Liverpool FC scheduled matches that they are going to play in the future. THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF SOUTH LIVERPOOL FC. South Liverpool FC were founded in 1935. Click here for LFCNJ South Tryouts for 2021-2022 Season. proudest days of his time as chair and as South fan. Gallery. South Liverpool did quite well out of it. Duncan Baylety next to Russ. Games resume in April including the delayed 2019/20 Pyke Cup Final. Changing room work is also complete and the new 75 seater Contact us at - firstname.lastname@example.org. South remain in the West Cheshire League in 2020/21 and will resubmit our application. Arsenal ve Liverpool takımları arasındaki maçlar nasıl sonuçlandı, hangi takım daha fazla kazandı? As with the majority of great stories, this is one that has its fair share of ups and downs, with a scattering of some footballing heroes along the way. keeping the club alive against the odds of little money and bouts of vandalism that at times would have swamped others. Mersey Paradise Lost: The Tale Of New Brighton Tower FC. Read more about the 100-year history of South Liverpool FC in HYDER JAWAD‘s book REST IN PIECES. SofaScore is free livescore site where you can follow real-time live scores, fixtures and results over 20 sports. The team plays in the English Premier League. My dad always lived in hope that she wouldn’t notice one day, but she always did. the punishment for failing to secure a place in the Football League was a move to Wallasey, the land of the fucking living dead. Jimmy Case was around 13 at the time and, being from the area, admitted: “I probably jumped over the fence to watch the game, without paying. We meet for all matches at Ridgeway RaceBar, 1 Stoneridge Drive, Greenstone, Johannesburg, South Africa. It has long been accepted that the first South Liverpool FC was founded in the late-1890s when a club called African Royal (or, in some sources, Africa Royal) changed its name, under the influence of W.J. Though they have no relation to their predecessors, the memories of Puskás, Case, Aldo and Holly Park live on. It is with great regret that South Liverpool FC learned of the passing of our former Club chairman Peter Hesketh, 66, who died at the end of February 2021. each), 10 Jan - 10 with 3, 8, 9, 15 or 17 (5 winners - £12 each), 03 Jan - Two from 4 , 5 or 14 (3 winners - £20 each), 27 Dec - 17 with 5, 7, 10, 13 or 14 (5 winners - £12 each), 20 Dec - Two from 6, 9 or 11 (3 winners £20 each), 12 Dec - 13 with 5,6, 9, 16 or 17 (5 winners - £12 each), 05 Dec - 5 with 1, 2, 4, 11 or 14 (5 winners £12 each). I was earning 40 odd pound a week. He said: “I used to watch Jimmy play for the Blue Union, as my dad was the secretary, and I watched Jimmy play for South Liverpool sometimes when they played in the Northern Premier League so I knew all about him.”. until 2nd January It was brilliant. Next season Wigan went into the football league and took Peter Houghton from South, who also played with me at Ford Motors in the Lancashire combination. 23 Aug - 1 and 8 (1 winner - 6 talking about this. (1 winner - £60), 25 Oct - Two from 2, 3, 4 or 18 (6 winners - £10 each), 08 Oct - Two from 1, 4, 9, 10 or 16 (10 winners - £6 each), 11 Oct - 16 with 1, 4 or 9. The English FA instructed the 2019/20 league season be terminated and that there will be no Footballers’ wages were much more modest in those days, particularly at Non-League level, and most players would hold other jobs while playing, even at a young age. Changing room work is also complete and the new 75 seater Real health risk for him! (3 winners - £20 each), 28 June - Two from 4, 9, 13 or 16 (6 winners - £10), 21 June - 5 with 2, 15 or 17 (3 winners - £20 But, in the end it settled down. I remember they used the money to level out the pitch because there was a terrible slope at Holly Park, going down away from the main road. Keep up to date with South via our Twitter, Facebook & Instagram South Liverpool FC High Score Weekly Draw. Happy days and memories at Holly Park, Can remember passing their ground on the train to Lime Street when going to Anfield with me dad in the 80’s, always loved seeing the ground, with the club name in big red letters on a white wall right next to the railway…sadly it is now the transfer stop for John Lennon airport, Liverpool South Parkway…. You’d turn up for training and the pitch wasn’t the best, as it sloped down to one corner. ALWAYS POST ORIGINAL THINGS . We await details of allowing spectators to attend games after 12th April 2021. by The Anfield Wrap | Jun 22, 2016 | Footie | 6 comments. Liverpulio „South Liverpool“ Pavadinimas: South Liverpool FC Įkurtas: iki 1911 m. Stadionas „North Field“, Liverpulis: Vietų skaičius: Vadovas: John Whittingham: Vyr. Bit late replying, but I played for South was Club Chairman, a post he held until 1983. The Reds began their nine-day stay in North America with a mid-afternoon workout in warm temperatures in Indiana. I did a two-week trial and then they asked to sign me but I turned them down because I’d already done two years as an apprentice electrician in Speke and you had to do a four-year term with no break. 30 Aug - 10 with 1, 5 or 13 (3 winners - £20 each), 16 Aug - Two from 2, 4, 5, 8, 11, 17 or 18 (21 winners - £3 each). RULES : 1. (2 winners - £30 each), 02 Aug - Two from 2, 5 or 6 (3 winners - £20 each), 26 July - 12 with 1, 4 or 11 (3 winners - £20 each), 19 July - 15 and 16 (1 winner - There is a phoenix club called South Liverpool, which still plays to this day, operating outside the Football League pyramid. JOSH SEXTON revisits the history books, and speaks to two Liverpool legends, Jimmy Case and John Aldridge, who graced the turf of Holly Park. During lockdown the tickets may use the Sunday Post Sweepstake results to decide winners as per tickets rules. The accepted beginnings of South Liverpool FC start in the late 1890’s when a side called Africa Royal relocated to Dingle south of the city and changed its name, before re-locating again in 1921 to become New Brighton AFC. From the Youth Supporters Club onto the adult section, the dwindling fortunes of the club saw him, along with other twenty somethings promoted to the main Board of Director’s in 1977. 55 were here. It is with great regret that South Liverpool FC learned of the passing of our former Club chairman Peter Hesketh, 66, who died at the end of February 2021. South remain in the West Cheshire League in 2020/21 and will resubmit our application. All other work was finished quickly and new wind screens added in September all to be Step 6 ready. Peter’s drive in keeping our club alive, was during what was the toughest of financial times, it ensured our survival and that our name lives on today. … The game saw South win 3 -2 in an epic game which Peter recalled as one the Full stats on LFC players, club products, official partners and lots more. John, like Jimmy, came through the youth ranks at South Liverpool, before moving into full-time professional football, and eventually becoming a success at Anfield. Join us on match days! Having survived perhaps their worst financial crisis in 1978, and with the money coming in from the sale of Aldo, there was still an air of positivity at the club. “I remember an incident where there used to be a big cylinder on the side of where the communal baths were, where all the players would get in.