League matches

Liverpool v The Wednesday 2-2 (League match: April 3, 1897)


April 3, 1897
Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 16:00.
Liverpool ā€“ The Wednesday 2-2 (0-1).
Attendance: 6,000.
Referee: Mr. J.H. Strawson (Lincoln).
Liverpool (2-3-5): Charles Jowett, Archie Goldie, Billy Dunlop, John McCartney (C), Robert Neill, Thomas Cleghorn, Fred Geary, William Michael, Andy McCowie, Frank Becton, Harry Bradshaw.
The Wednesday (2-3-5): Jimmy Massey, Jack Earp, Ambrose Langley, Harry Brandon, Bill Regan, James Jamieson, Laurie Bell, Robert Ferrier, Harry Davis, Arthur Brady, Fred Spiksley.
The goals: 0-1 Brady (25 min.), 0-2 Bell (55 min.), 1-2 Michael (70 min), 2-2 Becton (pen., 82 min.).

Match report:
** Liverpool Mercury: “Share of points at Anfield.”;

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

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Jack Earp, The Wednesday (Lloyd’s Weekly News: April 7, 1895):

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

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