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SOUTH NEWS

Former Chairman John Hesketh

It was with much sadness that the club has learned of the passing of former Club Chairman, John Hesketh on Saturday 12th January 2019. John was chairman at South for two periods at the club 1971/74 and 1977. All at South pass on our condolences to son, Peter and all the family at this sad time.

To remember the good times that John brought to South we could think of none better than this photo. John (left), newly leading his club, welcomed new manager (and ex South stalwart) Bobby Murdoch to the club in July 1972. That season South would go on an FA Cup run to the first round prorper, losing out to Tranmere Rovers at Holly Park in front of over 4000. 

The players l-r) Gerry Glover, Albie Jenkins, Albie Nieman, Jimmy Sullivan, Bobby Reason & Peter Eales.

 

Happy days, thank you John from all at South Liverpool FC. 

Information on South's move to the Jericho Lane Sports Hub

The impressive Jericho Lane Sports Hub has now opened and South's firrst and reserves play on the central stadium pitch which is adjacent to The North Field. Our Vets team will play on the adjacent pitch on Sundays 

 

Our first and reserve home games from 5th January will be at our new home and kick off at 3.00 pm and we will confirm game venue on both our website as well as our Facebook & Twitter pages.

 

The site is part of the highly impressive multi million pound joint develeopement by Liverpool City Council, The Liverpool County FA and the Football Association and first impressions from our initial games is just how good a facility it is.

 

South along with Liverpool Feds Women FC (who play on Sundays) are the main football clubs on site. Alumni of the Liverpool County Prem will also play here which sees them return home to Otterspool along with Liverpool Tritan RUFC on the specially developed RFU pitch at the site.

 

Entry to the site is on Otterspool Drive at the bottom of Jericho Lane, next to the Miller & Carter Restaurant, Otterspool, see our map page for directions.

 

The grounds postcode it L17 5AL.

 

There are requirements for entry to the Hub and these are shown below; 

Access Instructions to The Jericho Lane Sports Hub

The entry requirements are for ALL visitors, players & officials who need to register.

 

Membership /Registration is free (unless you join the on-site Jericho Lane Gym) and below is a current step by step to join on-line;

 

On the Internet go to – www.liverpoolparklife.com.  Click on the choose football location icon, choose “Jericho Lane”. 

 

On the next page you are directed to the St Georges Park secure page then click on button to “create account”. Complete the registration page. 

 

On the Interest box click if you are spectator, currently player & official do not appear  as an option so leave blank, for now!  You need an email address and phone number.

 

On this page you can request to receive (or not) info from the Hub or Leisure United.  If you don’t click on the box you don’t get any info!

 

The next page is to confirm that you’ve read the information and agreed to it. 

 

Then you are asked if you wish to add others to your registration, at this point skip to next and you should get a message that you’ve joined Parklife which allows access to all four sites in the City.

 

You should then receive a scan for your mobile phone which can also be printed out but you must take it whenever you attend. 

 

South realise some may not have internet access, so once we get numbers onto the system, the club will agree with the site operators how we get those with no web access on the scheme and how we register all our opponents. 

 

Enjoy and welcome to Jericho Lane Soccer Hub - home of South Liverpool FC.

Whats new on the web site

Sept 2018 - 2018/19 team pics of Youth & Vets teams  in Team Section. 1957/58 Team Pictures in Previous Team photos section (1950's).

South Liverpool FC High Score Weekly Draw

Our weekly double ticket offers a prize of £60 per week and are available from committee members at £1 each to get the two highest home team scores in the selected games. 

 

Here are recent results which are available on Sunday afternoons, 

 

20th January - 5 and 10            (1 winner - £60)

 

13th January - 11 and 13                             (1 winner - £60)

6th January  - 5 and 6                               (1 winner - £60)

 

30th December - 6 and 7                            (1 winner - £60)

23rd December - 1 and 14                         (1 winner - £60) 

16th Dec - Two from 5, 6, 7, 9, 15 and 18 (15 winners - £4 each)

  9th December - 7 with 9 or 15                   (2 winners - £30 each)

 2nd December - 1 and 11                           (1 winner - £60)

 

25th November - 10 and 16                    (1 winner - £60)

18th November 8 and 12                           (1 winner - £60) 

11th November - 17 with 8 or 11                (2 winners - £30 each)

  4th November - 6 and 8                         (1 winner - £60)

 

28th October - 6 and 18                           (1 winner - £60)

21st October - 2 and 6                              (1 winner - £60) 

14th October  - 9 and 15                            (1 winner - £60)

7th October   - 17 with 6 or 10                   (2 winners - £30 each) 

 

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF SOUTH LIVERPOOL FC.

David Mee - West Cheshire League Player of the Year 2017/18

DAVID MEE - West Cheshire League Player of the Season 2017/18

 

David was named the League's Player of the Year for 2017/18. He was the Second Divisions best player for his goal scoring exploits and consistent performances for South reserves as voted for by opposing teams. He then beat the other divisional nominees to take the overall title.

 

This built on David's success in 2016/17 when he was first named Second Division player of the year. It's a great achievement for South Reserves top striker to earn these awards.

 

Here is David picking up the awards at South. David has been with the club since his youth team days under Mark Eyres and was part of South's treble winning youth side of 2015.

 

Well Done David!

JUNE 2018
Here's the link to an article produced by Matthew Jones for Parallel.cyrmru featuring mainly our club's appearance in the Welsh Cup Final in 1939.

https://parallel.cymru/amser-ychwanegol/ …

Its bilingual with Welsh on the left and English on the right. Our thanks to Matt in producing this!

SOUTH BOOK - REST IN PIECES by HYDER JAWAD

After his 1991 book HOLLY PARK - THE LOST YEARS Hyder extended and updated the information to produce a new tome covering both our club and the two previous unconnected clubs that bore the name, entitled REST IN PIECES, South Liverpool Football Clubs 1894 - 1994. The hard back book was published in April 2013 and sold out which was impressive reflecting the affection to our club and all its history. A paperback version followed in 2014 which added more text and pictures stretchcing to over 650 pages. Our club does not now have any copies available for sale but can sometimes be found on Amazon or E-Bay.

Contact Us

Contact us directly at  south.liverpoolfc@btinternet.com

Address:

South Liverpool FC - 

 

The North Field

Jericho Lane, Otterspool

Liverpool L17 5AR

 

The Jericho Lane Sports Hub

Otterspool Drive, 
Liverpool L17 5AL

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