Everton v Manchester City 2-0 (Lancashire Cup: March 27, 1897)

March 27, 1897
Match: Lancashire Cup, Final, at Ewood Park (Blackburn), kick-off: 15:30.
Everton – Manchester City 2-0 (1-0).
Attendance: 7,000.
Referee: Mr. John Lewis (Blackburn).
Everton (2-3-5): Bob Menham, Peter Meehan, David Storrier, Dickie Boyle, Johnny Holt, Billy Stewart (C), Jack Taylor, Jack Bell, Abe Hartley, Edgar Chadwick, Alf Milward.
Manchester City (2-3-5): Charlie Williams, Thomas Read, Dick Ray, Bobby Moffatt, Billy Holmes, James McBride, Billy Meredith, Patrick Finnerhan, Billy Gillespie, John Gunn, H. Foster.
The goals: 1-0 Bell, 2-0 Milward (60 min.).

Alf Milward, Everton (Lloyd’s Weekly News: January 17, 1892):


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