September 7, 1896
Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 17:30.
Liverpool – Bolton Wanderers 0-2 (0-0).
Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer, Archie Goldie, Tom Wilkie, John McCartney, Joe McQue, Thomas Cleghorn, Malcolm McVean, Jimmy Ross (C), George Allan, Frank Becton, Harry Bradshaw.
Bolton Wanderers (2-3-5): John Sutcliffe, John Somerville, Di Jones, Alex Paton, Jimmy McGeachan, Archie Freebairn, Billy Thomson, Alex Gilligan, David Nicoll, Jocky Wright, Bob Jack.
The goals: 0-1 Nicoll (47 min.), 0-2 Jack (75 min.).
Match report from the Liverpool Mercury, Tuesday, September 8 – 1896.
Harry Storer, Liverpool (Lloyd’s Weekly News: December 1, 1895):
Harry Bradshaw, Liverpool (Illustrated Police Budget: November 11, 1899):
Di Jones, Bolton Wanderers F.C. (Cricket and Football Field: September 16, 1893).
Categories: League matches