November 14, 1892
Match: Friendly, at Perry Barr.
Aston Villa – Liverpool 2-3 (0-3).
Aston Villa (2-3-5): Willie Dunning, Arthur Wollaston, George Russell, Frank Burton, James Cowan, Arthur Stokes, Albert Brown, George Davis, Charles Hare, Dennis Hodgetts, Lewis Campbell.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Sidney Ross, Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean, John McCartney, Matt McQueen, Malcolm McBride, Thomas Wyllie, Jock Smith, John Miller, Malcolm McVean, Hugh McQueen.
The goals: 0-1 McVean, 0-2 Miller, 0-3 H. McQueen, 1-3 Campbell, 2-3 Davis.
* Birmingham Gazette: “Liverpool beat Aston Villa in Birmingham”;
A sketch from 1888 showing the Perry Barr ground
Imaged was found at the website for the history of football in Birmingham.
Charles Hare, Aston Villa (Denbigshire Free Press: October 19, 1895):
Categories: Friendly matches