February 1, 2019

An insight into the great legend of football goals - Dixie Dean. John Keith reveals unprecedented facts and figures with original clippings from his own archive.

September 6, 2018

The Wirral-based author and historian discovers a true gem

August 2, 2018

How a captivated three-year-old went on to illustrate the career of his hero Dixie Dean….. and receive a personal master class in the art of heading a ball

Celebrated line artist PAUL TREVILLION tells JOHN KEITH about his 80-year fascination with the legendary centre fo...

July 26, 2018

FreeStand Films have again been active Down Under interviewing Dixie’s grand-daughter Julie Dean for the film The Goal King

April 24, 2018

Image from makeameme.org 

No, your eyes are not deceiving you ……..it really is Ken Dodd  (much later Sir Ken) in a Liverpool FC strip running out of the Anfield tunnel with Bill Shankly’s players in 1964  (Ian St John can just be glimpsed at the back).

Shankly liked...

April 18, 2018

Much broadcast debate and column inches right now devoted to the goalscoring talents of Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah and Tottenham’s Harry Kane as they chase the Golden Boot award.

Salah is also pursuing Ian Rush’s club record of 47 goals in a season, in all competitions,...

March 14, 2018

Image @oldpicposter (twitter)

The triumphant Everton team bring home the FA Cup in 1933 after their 3-0 Wembley success against Manchester City.

They are on board the same coach and four on which Sandy Young and his team mates paraded the trophy in 1906.

This scene is sho...

February 7, 2018

 Even in the closing stages of his glorious career Dixie Dean was box office, drawing crowds and causing a stir wherever he went - and in the most unusual circumstances.

After a foot injury ended his spell at his final League club Notts County in 1938 he regained fitnes...

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