Middlesbrough Ironopolis v Liverpool 5-0 (Friendly: September 5, 1892)


September 5, 1892
Quick note: “Liverpool played a very good game, but not so good as what they are capable of when the front rank is intact. The shots which scored were awkward ones, the ball skimming through high up under the corner, so that Sydney Ross could hardly be blamed for allowing the ball to pass.”
(Cricket and Football Field: September 10, 1892)

Match: Friendly, at Paradise Ground, kick-off: 17:45.
Middlesbrough Ironopolis – Liverpool 5-0 (2-0).
Attendance: 2,000.
Middlesbrough Ironopolis (2-3-5): Charles Watts, James Ellliott, Phil Bach, Tom Seymour, Bob Chatt, R. Nicholson, Jock Hill, Archie Hughes, Tommy McCairns, Peter Coupar, Wally McReddie.
Secretary: J.G. Beckton.
Liverpool (2-3-5):
Sydney Ross, Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean, James Kelso, Joe McQue, James McBride, Thomas Wyllie, Jock Smith, Malcolm McVean, John Cameron, Andrew Kelvin.
Secretary: William Barclay.
The goals: 1-0 Coupar, 2-0 Coupar, 3-0 Coupar, 4-0 Coupar, 5-0 Hughes.

Match report:
* Northern Echo: “The ‘Nops crushing Liverpool 5-0”;
* Cricket and Football Field: “The doings of the Liverpool club”;

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Charles Watts, Middlesbrough Ironopolis F.C. (Cricket and Football Field: September 2, 1893).

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Archie Hughes, Middlesbrough Ironopolis (Cricket and Football Field: September 2, 1893).

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Wally McReddie, Middlesbrough Ironopolis F.C. (Cricket and Football Field: September 2, 1893).

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