League matches

Liverpool v Nelson 3-0 (League match: March 4, 1893)


March 4, 1893
Match: Lancashire League, at Anfield.
Liverpool – Nelson 3-0 (1-0).
Attendance: 2,000.
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.
Nelson (2-3-5): Eddie Matthews, W.H. Leach, Craven, S. Mack, Jim Almond, C. McGuffie, A. Sanderson, Harry Lightbown, R. Brown, Walter Rushton, James Fairbairn.
The goals: 1-0 M. McQueen (5 min.), 2-0 M. McQueen (47 min.), 3-0 H. McQueen (assist: McLean).

Match reports:
* Liverpool Mercury: “Nelson captured at Anfield”;
* Liverpool Mercury: “Weekly review”;
* Burnley Gazette: “Nelson regain the wooden spoon”;
* Burnley Express: “Nelson again in possession of the ‘wooden spoon'”;

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