West Bromwich v Stoke 4-1 (FA Cup: January 7, 1888)

January 7, 1888
Match: FA Cup, Fifth Round, at Stoney Lane.
West Bromwich Albion – Stoke 4-1 (1-1).
Attendance: 3,000.
Referee: Mr. Armstrong; Umpires: Messrs. Hall and Henshaw.
West Bromwich (2-3-5): Bob Roberts, Albert Aldridge, Harry Green, Ezra Horton, Charles Perry, George Timmins, Spry Woodhall, Billy Bassett, Jem Bayliss, Joe Wilson, Tom Pearson.
Stoke (2-3-5): Billy Rowley, Tommy Clare, Alf Underwood, Broadhurst, George Shutt, Elijah Smith, Louis Ballham, George Lawton, Milward, Alf Edge, James Owen.
The goals: 0-1 Owen, 1-1 Bayliss, 2-1 Pearson, 3-1 Bayliss, 4-1 Woodhall.

Charles Perry, West Bromwich (Lloyd’s Weekly News: March 20, 1892):


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