Liverpool v Manchester City 3-1 (League match: January 1, 1896)


January 1, 1896
Match: Football League, Second Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:30.
Liverpool – Manchester City 3-1 (0-0).
Attendance: 20,000.
Referee: Mr. J. Lewis (Blackburn).
Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer, Archie Goldie, Tom Wilkie, John McCartney, Joe McQue, John Holmes, Fred Geary, Malcolm McVean, George Allan, Jimmy Ross, Harry Bradshaw.
Manchester City (2-3-5): Charlie Williams, James Harper, David Robson, George Mann, Thomas Chapman, James McBride, Billy Meredith, Patrick Finnerhan, Sandy Rowan, Robert Hill, Hugh Morris.
The goals: 1-0 Ross (50 min, pen), 2-0 McVean (54 min), 3-0 Ross (85 min), 3-1 Rowan (89 min.).

Match reports:
* Liverpool Mercury: “Liverpool v Manchester City”;

 

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Harry Storer, Liverpool (Lloyd’s Weekly News: December 1, 1895):

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

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