October 28, 1893
Match: Football League, First Division, at Barley Bank.
Darwen – Bolton Wanderers 1-3.
Darwen (2-3-5): Arthur Kenyon, John Leach, James Orr, R. Shaw, R. Maxwell, Robert Fish, R. Bridge, John Wade, John McKnight, Robert Smith, Jonty Entwistle.
Bolton Wanderers (2-3-5): John Sutcliffe, John Somerville, Di Jones, Alex Paton, Harry Gardiner, Jimmy Turner, Robert Tannahill, Jimmy Cassidy, Willie McArthur, Davie Weir, Joe Dickinson.
The goals: McKnight / Weir, Gardiner, Dickinson.
Di Jones, Bolton Wanderers (Cricket and Football Field: September 16, 1893).
Harry Gardiner, Bolton Wanderers (Lloyd’s Weekly News: October 9, 1892):
Willie McArthur, Bolton Wanderers (Cricket and Football Field: September 2, 1893).