March 28, 1894
Match: Football League, Second Division, at The Drill Field, kick-off: 17:00.
Northwich Victoria – Liverpool 2-3 (0-1).
Referee: Mr. A. Scragg.
Northwich Victoria (2-3-5): George Hornby, William Postles, Thomas Scanlan, Gerald Preston, Jack Mates, William Guest, Patrick Finnerhan, Billy Meredith, T. Bailey, George Drinkwater, H. Gallimore.
Liverpool (2-3-5): William McOwen, Andrew Hannah, Duncan McLean, John McCartney, Joe McQue, James McBride, Malcolm McVean, Harry Bradshaw, David Henderson, John Givens, Hugh McQueen.
The goals: 0-1 Givens, 1-1 Gallimore, 2-1 Finnerhan, 2-2 Givens (70 min.), 2-3 McLean.
** Some sources credit the 2-2 goal to H. McQueen.
** The above facts are taken from the “Northwich Guardian” for March 31, 1894.