Blackburn Rovers v Canadians 4-1 (Friendly: January 1, 1892)


January 1, 1892
Match: Tour of the American-Canadians, at Ewood Park.
Blackburn Rovers – Canadians 4-1 (3-0).
Attendance: 2,000.
Referee: Mr. Sam Ormerod (Accrington).
Blackburn Rovers (2-3-5): Herbie Arthur, Jimmy Forest, John Forbes, John Stringfellow, Jimmy Douglas, Coombe Hall, Harry Chippendale, Harry Campbell, Jack Southworth, George Sanderson, William Whitehead.
Canadians (2-3-5): Dennis Shea, Henry Waring, Joseph V. Buckley, Dr. John Clark Warbrick, James J. Dalton, Sherman (Padiham), Walter Wells Bowman, Walter Ellis Buckingham, Alex Jeffrey, C. Forrester, Robert Bell.
Substitution: Wilson (Kilbirnie) for Forrester (15 min towards the end of the first half. Forrester returned to the game from the start of the second half).
The goals: 1-0 Southworth (10 min.), 2-0 Chippendale (25 min.), 3-0 Whitehead, 3-1 Jeffrey (53 min.), 4-1 Southworth (70 min.).

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