League matches

Preston North End v Nottingham Forest 3-1 (League match: March 23, 1895)

March 23, 1895
Match: Football League, First Division, at Deepdale.
Preston North End – Nottingham Forest 3-1.
Attendance: 3,000.
Preston North End (2-3-5): Jimmy Trainer, Sandy Tait, Bob Holmes, James Sharp, Moses Sanders, Willie Orr, Adam Henderson, Bob Barr, George Drummond, John Cunningham, Bob Blyth.
Nottingham Forest (2-3-5): Dan Allsopp, Archie Ritchie, Adam Scott, Alex Stewart, John McPherson, Peter McCracken, Horace Pike, Arthur Shaw, Albert Carmelly, Fred Forman, Tom McInnes.
The goals: PNE: Orr, Cunning, Blyth – NF: Carmelly.

James Sharp, Preston North End (Lloyd’s Weekly News: January 27, 1895):


Sandy Tait, Preston North End F.C. – Football League debut.


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