League matches

The Wednesday v Liverpool 5-0 (League match: January 5, 1895)


January 5, 1895
Match: Football League, First Division, at Olive Grove, kick-off: 14:15.
The Wednesday – Liverpool 5-0 (3-0).
Attendance: 7,000.
Referee: Mr. L.W. Furniss.
The Wednesday (2-3-5): Wally Allan, Jack Earp, Ambrose Langley, Bob Petrie, Tommy Crawshaw, James Jamieson, Harry Brandon, Robert Ferrier, Harry Woolhouse, Arthur Brady, Fred Spiksley.
Liverpool (2-3-5): William McCann, Andrew Hannah (C), Matt McQueen, John McCartney, Joe McQue, John McLean, Malcolm McVean, Jimmy Ross, Harry Bradshaw, David Hannah, Neil Kerr.
The goals: 1-0 Spiksley (10 min.), 2-0 Woodhouse (38 min.), 3-0 Woodhouse (44 min.), 4-0 Spiksley (70 min.), 5-0 Brandon (73 min.).

Match reports:
** Liverpool Mercury: “The discomfiture of Liverpool.”;

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Fred Spiksley, The Wednesday F.C. (Lancashire Evening Post: October 1, 1898).

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