January 8, 1894
Match: Benefit Match, for the William McGregor Fund, at Anfield.
Liverpool – Burnley 2-0 (1-0).
Referee: Mr. John James Bentley.
Liverpool (2-3-5): William McOwen, John McCartney, Duncan McLean (C), Matt McQueen, Joe McQue, James McBride, Patrick Gordon, Douglas Dick, David Henderson, James Stott, Hugh McQueen.
Burnley (2-3-5): Jack Hillman, Tom Nicol, Sandy Lang, George King, Jimmy Crabtree, Archie Livingstone, Arthur Brady, Peter Turnbull, Jock Espie, Walter Place jun., Jimmy Hill.
The goals: 1-0 Gordon, 2-0 Henderson.
** Other match reports say the match was played over 2 x 35 minutes.
* Liverpool Mercury: “Liverpool v Burnley”;
Jack Hillman, Burnley F.C. (Lancashire Evening Post: December 3, 1898).
Archie Livingstone, Burnley F.C. (Lancashire Evening Post: December 17, 1898).
Jimmy Crabtree, Burnley (Lloyd’s Weekly News: February 3, 1895):