League matches

Blackburn Rovers v Liverpool 1-1 (League match: September 1, 1894)

September 1, 1894
Match: Football League, First Division, at Ewood Park, kick off: 15:30.
Blackburn Rovers – Liverpool 1-1 (0-1).
Attendance: 12,000 (10,000 and 15,000 also mentioned in reports).
Referee: Mr. T. Helme (Farnworth).
Blackburn Rovers (2-3-5): Adam Ogilvie, John Murray, Tom Brandon, Geordie Dewar, George Anderson, Harry Marshall, Harry Chippendale, James Whitehead, Ted Killean, Jimmy Haydock, Coombe Hall.
Liverpool (2-3-5): William McCann, Andrew Hannah (C), Duncan McLean, John McCartney, Joe McQue, Matt McQueen, Patrick Gordon, Malcolm McVean, John Givens, Harry Bradshaw, John Drummond.
The goals: 0-1 McCartney (25 min), 1-1 Hall (75 min.).

Match reports:
* Liverpool Mercury: “Blackburn Rovers v Liverpool”;
* Athletic News: “Liverpool make a good start”;
* Liverpool Mercury: “Weekly review”;

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

Harry Bradshaw, Liverpool (Illustrated Police Budget: November 11, 1899):


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