Preston North End v Burnley 5-2 (League match: September 8, 1888)

September 8, 1888
Match: Football League, at Deepdale.
Preston North End – Burnley 5-2 (2-1).
Attendance: 6,000.
Referee: Mr. Brownlow (Halliwell).
Preston North End (2-3-5): Jimmy Trainer, Bob Howarth, Bob Holmes, Sandy Robertson, Willie Graham, John Graham, Jack Gordon, Jimmy Ross, John Goodall, Fred Dewhurst (C), George Drummond.
Burnley (2-3-5): William Smith, Sandy Lang, William Bury, Jack Abrams, Dannie Friel, Jack Keenan, Alex Brady, William Tait, Fred Poland, Pat Gallocher, Jack Yates.
The goals: 1-0 Dewhurst (2 min.), 2-0 Gordon (3 min.), 2-1 Gallocher (22 min.), 3-1 Ross, 4-1 Ross, 5-1 Dewhurst, 5-2 Poland (89 min.).

John Goodall, Preston North End (Lloyd’s Weekly News: April 2, 1893):

Alex Brady, Burnley F.C. (Glasgow Evening Post: April 9, 1892):


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