West Manchester v Liverpool 0-0 (League match: January 14, 1893)


January 14, 1893
Quick note: “This return fixture was played at Manchester on Saturday before 3,000 spectators. A severe frost on Friday night following the thaw in midweek had covered the ground with sheets of ice, which had been covered with a sprinkling of sand. The state of the ground, together with a fierce biting wind which blew across it, totally spoilt the game, from a spectators’ point of view.”
(Liverpool Mercury: January 16, 1893)

Match: Lancashire League, at Brooks Bar, kick-off: 14:30.
West Manchester – Liverpool 0-0 (0-0).
Attendance: 3,000.
West Manchester (2-3-5): Frank Sugg, T.L. Burrows, William Russell, Daniel Spiers, E. Pickering, W. Allison, Roger Bridge, J. Walsh, A. Bogie, Tom Iddon, William Waring.
Secretary: John Rice.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Sydney Ross, Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean, John McCartney, Joe McQue, James McBride, Thomas Wyllie, Matt McQueen, John Miller, Malcolm McVean, Hugh McQueen.
Secretary: William Barclay.

Match reports:
* Liverpool Mercury: “No goals at West Manchester’s Brooks Bar”;
* Liverpool Mercury: “Weekly review”;
* Cricket and Football Field: “West Manchester and Liverpool”;

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