Friendly matches

Celtic v Blackburn Rovers 2-2 (Friendly: April 15, 1893)

April 15, 1893
Match: Friendly, at Celtic Park.
Celtic – Blackburn Rovers 2-2 (2-1).
Attendance: “Small”.
Referee: Mr. Allison (St. Mirren).
Celtic (2-3-5): Joe Cullen, Jeremiah “Jerry” Reynolds, Thomas Dunbar, Willie Maley, James Kelly, Johnson (Airdrieonians), James Davidson, James Blessington, John Madden, John Campbell, Alex “Sandy” McMahon.
Blackburn Rovers (2-3-5): Nat Walton, John Murray, John Forbes, George Dewar, George Anderson, Harry Marshall, William Taylor, Harry Campbell, Jack Southworth, Matt Gillespie, Bill Sawers.
The goals: 1-0 McMahon (1 min.), 1-1 Taylor, 2-1 Blessington, 2-2 Southworth.

Joe Cullen, Celtic F.C. (Glasgow Evening Post: September 12, 1891):

Jerry Reynolds, Celtic F.C. (Glasgow Evening Post: October 17, 1891):

James Kelly, Celtic (Scottish Referee: January 21, 1889):

Willie Maley, Celtic F.C. (Glasgow Evening Post: April 9, 1892):

George Anderson, Blackburn Rovers (Lloyd’s Weekly News: March 3, 1895):


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