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Accrington Football Club was an English football club from Accrington, Lancashire, who were one of the founder members of The Football League.
Alan David Hansen (born 13 June 1955) is a Scottish former football player and BBC television football pundit.
An all-seater stadium is a sports stadium in which every spectator has a seat.
Anfield is a district of Liverpool, Merseyside, England and a Liverpool City Council Ward.
Archibald Keir "Archie" Leitch (27 April 1865 – 25 April 1939) was a Scottish architect, most famous for his work designing football stadiums throughout Britain and Ireland.
Arsenal Football Club is a professional football club based in Islington, London, England, that plays in the Premier League, the top flight of English football.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
The Battle of Spion Kop (Slag bij Spionkop.; Slag van Spioenkop) was fought about west-south-west of Ladysmith on the hilltop of Spioenkop(1) along the Tugela River, Natal in South Africa from 23–24 January 1900.
BBC Sport is a department of the BBC North division providing national sports coverage for BBC Television, radio and online.
William Shankly, OBE (2 September 1913 – 29 September 1981) was a Scottish football player and manager, who is best known for his time as manager of Liverpool.
William Tatem Tilden II (February 10, 1893 – June 5, 1953), nicknamed "Big Bill," was an American male tennis player.
William Franklin Graham Jr. (November 7, 1918 – February 21, 2018) was an American evangelist, a prominent evangelical Christian figure, and an ordained Southern Baptist minister who became well known internationally in the late 1940s.
Robert Paisley OBE (23 January 1919 – 14 February 1996) was an English footballer and manager who spent almost fifty years with Liverpool as a wing half, physiotherapist, coach and manager.
Boxing is a combat sport in which two people, usually wearing protective gloves, throw punches at each other for a predetermined set of time in a boxing ring.
The British Home Championship was an annual football competition contested between the United Kingdom's four national teams: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland (the last of whom competed as Ireland for most of the competition's history).
The Canada Dock Branch is a 4-mile 59 chain (7.62 kilometre) long railway line in Liverpool, England.
A cantilever is a rigid structural element, such as a beam or a plate, anchored at one end to a (usually vertical) support from which it protrudes; this connection could also be perpendicular to a flat, vertical surface such as a wall.
Carillion plc was a British multinational facilities management and construction services company headquartered in Wolverhampton in the United Kingdom, prior to its liquidation, which began in January 2018.
The Castleford Tigers are a rugby league club in Castleford, West Yorkshire, England, that competes in the Super League, the top-level professional rugby league club competition in the Northern Hemisphere.
The Celtic Football Club is a professional football club based in Glasgow, Scotland, which plays in the Scottish Premiership.
A conference hall, conference room, or meeting room is a room provided for singular events such as business conferences and meetings.
Corrugated galvanised iron or steel (colloquially corrugated iron (near universal), wriggly tin (taken from UK military slang), pailing (in Caribbean English), corrugated sheet metal (in North America) and occasionally abbreviated CGI) is a building material composed of sheets of hot-dip galvanised mild steel, cold-rolled to produce a linear corrugated pattern in them.
County Wexford (Contae Loch Garman, Yola: Weiseforthe) is a county in Ireland.
The Daily Mirror is a British national daily tabloid newspaper founded in 1903.
The England national football team represents England in international football and is controlled by The Football Association, the governing body for football in England.
The English Football League (EFL) is a league competition featuring professional football clubs from England and Wales.
An eternal flame is a flame, lamp or torch that burns continuously for an indefinite period.
The European Capital of Culture is a city designated by the European Union (EU) for a period of one calendar year during which it organises a series of cultural events with a strong pan-European dimension.
Euston railway station (also known as London Euston) is a central London railway terminus on Euston Road in the London Borough of Camden, managed by Network Rail.
In Christianity, Evangelism is the commitment to or act of publicly preaching of the Gospel with the intention of spreading the message and teachings of Jesus Christ.
Everton Football Club is a football club in Liverpool, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top flight of English football.
An exhibition game (also known as a friendly, a scrimmage, a demonstration, a preseason game, a warmup match, or a preparation match, depending at least in part on the sport) is a sporting event whose prize money and impact on the player's or the team's rankings is either zero or otherwise greatly reduced.
Fenway Park is a baseball park located in Boston, Massachusetts near Kenmore Square.
Fenway Sports Group, LLC (FSG), is an American sports investment company.
Financial capital is any economic resource measured in terms of money used by entrepreneurs and businesses to buy what they need to make their products or to provide their services to the sector of the economy upon which their operation is based, i.e. retail, corporate, investment banking, etc.
Floodlights are broad-beamed, high-intensity artificial lights.
The Football League First Division is a former division of The Football League, now known as the English Football League.
Fred Perry (18 May 1909 – 2 February 1995) was a British tennis and table tennis player from England and former World No. 1 who won 10 Majors including eight Grand Slams and two Pro Slams single titles, as well as six Major doubles titles.
Freddie Miller was an American boxer from Cincinnati, Ohio.
A gable is the generally triangular portion of a wall between the edges of intersecting roof pitches.
George Nield Gillett Jr. (born 22 October 1938) is an American businessman.
Gerry and the Pacemakers is an English beat group prominent in the 1960s Merseybeat scene.
Goodison Park is a football stadium in Walton, Liverpool, England that has been home to Premier League club Everton since its completion in 1892.
GrassMaster is a hybrid grass sports playing field surface composed of natural grass combined with artificial fibres.
The Great Recession was a period of general economic decline observed in world markets during the late 2000s and early 2010s.
Groundshare is the principle of sharing a stadium between two local sport teams.
The Harlem Globetrotters are an exhibition basketball team.
Hetton-le-Hole is a town and civil parish situated in the City of Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England.
The Hillsborough disaster was a human crush at Hillsborough football stadium in Sheffield, England on 15 April 1989, during the 1988–89 FA Cup semi-final game between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest.
HKS, Inc. is an American international architecture firm headquartered in Dallas, Texas (USA).
In sports, home is the place and venue identified with a team sport.
Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic.
The Ireland national football team represented Ireland in association football from 1882 until 1950. It was organised by the Irish Football Association (IFA), and is the fourth oldest international team in the world. It mainly played in the British Home Championship against England, Scotland and Wales. Though often vying with Wales to avoid the wooden spoon, Ireland did win the Championship in 1914, and shared it with England and Scotland in 1903. After the partition of Ireland in the 1920s, although the IFA's administration of club football was restricted to Northern Ireland, the IFA national team continued to select players from the whole of Ireland until 1950, and did not adopt the name "Northern Ireland" until 1954 in FIFA competition, and the 1970s in the British Home Championship. In 1924, a separate international team, organised by the Football Association of Ireland, fielded a team called Ireland, which now represents the Republic of Ireland.
Jürgen Norbert Klopp (born 16 June 1967) is a German football manager and former professional player who is the current manager of Premier League club Liverpool.
John Houlding (– 17 March 1902) was an English businessman, most notable for being Lord Mayor of Liverpool, and the founder of Liverpool Football Club.
John William Henry II (born September 13, 1949) is an American businessman and investor and the founder of John W. Henry & Company, an investment management firm.
Kaiser Chiefs are an English indie rock band from Leeds who formed in 2000 as Parva, releasing one studio album, 22, in 2003, before renaming and establishing themselves in their current name that same year.
Sir Kenneth Mathieson Dalglish MBE (born 4 March 1951) is a Scottish former football player and manager.
Kirkdale railway station is a railway station in Kirkdale, Liverpool, England, located to the north of the city centre on the Northern Line of the Merseyrail network.
Nils Lennart Johansson (born 5 November 1929) was the fifth and, to date, the longest serving president of UEFA, the Union of European Football Associations, from his election at UEFA's Malta Congress in 1990 until 2007.
Lincoln City Football Club is a professional association football club based in the city of Lincoln, Lincolnshire.
This is a list of featherweight boxing champions, as recognized by boxing organizations.
This is a list of football stadiums in England, ranked in descending order of capacity.
Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.
Liverpool City Council is the governing body for the city of Liverpool in Merseyside, England.
The Liverpool County Football Association, simply known as the Liverpool FA, is the County Football Association in the city of Liverpool, England.
The Liverpool Post was a newspaper published by Trinity Mirror in Liverpool, Merseyside, England.
The Liverpool Echo is a newspaper published by Trinity Mirror based in Old Hall Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, England.
Liverpool Football Club is a professional football club in Liverpool, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.
The Liverpool F.C.–Manchester United F.C. rivalry, also known as the North West Derby, is a high-profile inter-city rivalry between English professional association football clubs Liverpool and Manchester United.
Liverpool Lime Street is a terminus railway station, and the main station serving the city centre of Liverpool.
In finance, a loan is the lending of money by one or more individuals, organizations, and/or other entities to other individuals, organizations etc.
Loughborough Athletic and Football Club were an English football club based in Loughborough, Leicestershire, that played in the Football League at the end of the 19th century.
Luxury boxes and club seating constitute the most exclusive class of seating in arenas and stadiums, and generate much higher revenues than regular seating.
Manchester United Football Club is a professional football club based in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top flight of English football.
The marathon is a long-distance race, completed by running, walking, or a run/walk strategy.
Merseyrail is both a train operating company (TOC) and a commuter rail network in and around Liverpool City Region, England.
Nelson "Nel" Tarleton (14 February 1906Odd, Gilbert E. (ed.) (1946) Boxing News Annual 1946, War Facts Press, p. 53 – 12 January 1956) was an English featherweight boxer from Liverpool, England.
New Ross (formerly Ros Mhic Treoin) is a town in southwest County Wexford, Ireland.
The New South Wales Rugby League premiership was the first rugby league football club competition established in Australia and predecessor to today's National Rugby League.
Newcastle United Football Club is an English professional association football club based in Newcastle upon Tyne, that plays in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.
The Northern line is one of the two commuter rail lines operated by Merseyrail in Merseyside, England, with Wirral line being the other.
Old Trafford is a football stadium in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England, and the home of Manchester United.
Sir James Paul McCartney (born 18 June 1942) is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer.
The Penrith Panthers are an Australian professional rugby league football team based in the western Sydney suburb of Penrith.
A personal assistant, also referred to as personal aide (PA) or personal secretary (PS), is a job title describing a person who assists a specific person with their daily business or personal tasks.
Philip Bernard Thompson (born 21 January 1954) is an English retired footballer, who played as a defender for Liverpool team of the 1970s and 1980s.
The Premier League is the top level of the English football league system.
Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, (Edward George Nicholas Paul Patrick; born 9 October 1935) is a member of the British royal family.
Radio-frequency identification (RFID) uses electromagnetic fields to automatically identify and track tags attached to objects.
In economics, a recession is a business cycle contraction which results in a general slowdown in economic activity.
Rock Ferry is an area of Birkenhead on the Wirral Peninsula, England.
Ronnie Moran (28 February 1934 – 22 March 2017) was a Liverpool captain and coach who twice served as caretaker manager in the early 1990s.
Rotherham Town F.C. was a football club based in Rotherham, England.
The Rugby Football League Championship First Division was the top division of rugby league in the UK between 1895 and 1996.
Rugby league football is a full-contact sport played by two teams of thirteen players on a rectangular field.
The Rugby League Charity Shield was a trophy for British rugby league clubs that was held as a one-off match at the beginning of a new season.
Sandhills railway station is a railway station in Kirkdale, Liverpool, England, located to the north of the city centre on the Northern Line of the Merseyrail network.
Seating capacity is the number of people who can be seated in a specific space, in terms of both the physical space available, and limitations set by law.
The Second Boer War (11 October 1899 – 31 May 1902) was fought between the British Empire and two Boer states, the South African Republic (Republic of Transvaal) and the Orange Free State, over the Empire's influence in South Africa.
Ship breaking or ship demolition is a type of ship disposal involving the breaking up of ships for either a source of parts, which can be sold for re-use, or for the extraction of raw materials, chiefly scrap.
A smart card, chip card, or integrated circuit card (ICC), is any pocket-sized card that has embedded integrated circuits.
Spion Kop (or Kop for short) is a colloquial name or term for a number of single tier terraces and stands at sports stadiums, particularly in the United Kingdom.
In sports broadcasting, a sports commentator (also known as sports announcer, sportscaster or play-by-play announcer) gives a running commentary of a game or event in real time, usually during a live broadcast, traditionally delivered in the historical present tense.
St Helens R.F.C. is a professional rugby league club in St Helens, Merseyside currently competing in the Super League, the top tier of competition for rugby league in Europe.
St James' Park is a football stadium in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
A stanchion is a sturdy upright fixture that provides support for some other object.
Stanley Park was a proposed football stadium in Stanley Park, Liverpool that if built, would have become home to Liverpool Football Club, replacing their current home ground Anfield.
Stones Bitter Super League II was the official name for the year 1997's Super League championship season, the 103rd season of top-level professional rugby league football in Britain, and the second championship run by Super League.
The Hillsborough Stadium Disaster Inquiry report is the report of an inquiry which was overseen by Lord Justice Taylor, into the causes of the Hillsborough disaster on 15 April 1989, as a result of which, at the time of the report, 95 Liverpool F.C. fans had died (a 96th fan died in 1993).
A testimonial match or testimonial game, often referred to simply as a testimonial, is a practice in some sports, particularly in football in the United Kingdom and South America, where a club has a match to honour a player for service to the club.
The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known simply as Wimbledon, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and is widely regarded as the most prestigious.
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Zutons were an English indie rock band, formed in 2001 in Liverpool.
Thomas Ollis Hicks Sr. (born February 7, 1946), is an American private equity investor and sports team owner living in Dallas, Texas.
The masts of traditional sailing ships were not single spars, but were constructed of separate sections or masts, each with its own rigging.
A turnstile, also called a baffle gate or turnstyle, is a form of gate which allows one person to pass at a time.
The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA; Union des Associations Européennes de Football; Vereinigung Europäischer Fußballverbände) is the administrative body for association football in Europe, although several member states are primarily or entirely located in Asia.
The UEFA Champions League is an annual continental club football competition organised by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) and contested by top-division European clubs.
The 1996 UEFA European Football Championship, commonly referred to as Euro 96, was the 10th UEFA European Championship, a quadrennial football tournament contested by European nations and organised by UEFA.
UEFA stadium categories are categories for football stadiums laid out in the UEFA Stadium Infrastructure Regulations.
The Uruguay national football team represents Uruguay in international association football and is controlled by the Uruguayan Football Association, the governing body for football in Uruguay.
The United States Open Tennis Championships is a hard court tennis tournament.
Visual impairment, also known as vision impairment or vision loss, is a decreased ability to see to a degree that causes problems not fixable by usual means, such as glasses.
The Wales national football team (Tîm pêl-droed cenedlaethol Cymru) represents Wales in international football.
The West Coast Main Line (WCML) is one of the most important railway corridors in the United Kingdom, connecting the major cities of London, Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, and Glasgow.
A wheelchair, often abbreviated to just "chair", is a chair with wheels, used when walking is difficult or impossible due to illness, injury, or disability.
The Widnes Vikings are an English professional rugby league club based in Widnes, Cheshire that plays in the Super League, the top tier of European rugby league.
Wigan Warriors is a professional Rugby League club based in Wigan, England.
Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club, commonly referred to as Wolves, is an English professional football club based in the city of Wolverhampton in the West Midlands.
"You'll Never Walk Alone" is a show tune from the 1945 Rodgers and Hammerstein musical Carousel.
The 1890–91 season was the 20th season of competitive football in England.
The 1893–94 season was the 23rd season of competitive football in England.
The 1899–1900 season was the 29th season of competitive football in England.
The 1905–06 season was the 35th season of competitive football in England.
The 1906–07 season was the 36th season of competitive football in England.
The 1908–09 season was the 38th season of competitive football in England.
The 1970–71 season was the 91st season of competitive football in England.
The 1971–72 season was Manchester United's 70th season in the Football League, and their 27th consecutive season in the top division of English football.
The 1976–77 season was the 97th season of competitive football in England.
The 1978–79 season was the 99th season of competitive football in England.
The 1979–80 season was the 100th season of competitive football in England.
The 1987–88 season was the 108th season of competitive football in England.
The 1991 World Club Challenge (marketed as the Foster's World Club Challenge due to sponsorship from the brewer) was contested by 1990–91 RFL Championship winners, Wigan and 1991 NSWRL season premiers, the Penrith Panthers.
The 1999–2000 season was the 120th season of competitive football in England.
The 2008–09 season was the 129th season of competitive football in England.
The 2016 Rugby League Four Nations tournament (also known as the 2016 Ladbrokes Rugby League Four Nations) was the fifth staging of the Rugby League Four Nations tournament and was played in England in October and November.
Liverpool's 125th season in existence, and their 54th consecutive season in the top flight of English football.
The 2016–17 Premier League was the 25th season of the Premier League, the top English professional league for association football clubs, since its establishment in 1992.
The 2017–18 season was the 138th season of competitive association football in England.
A 999-year lease, under historic common law, is an essentially permanent lease of property.