Liverpool v Derby County 4-2 (League match: October 23, 1897)

October 23, 1897
Match: Football League 1st Division, at Anfield, kick off: 15:15.
Liverpool – Derby County 4-2 (2-0).
Attendance: 12,000.
Referee: Mr. J. Tunnicliffe.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer; Archie Goldie, Tom Wilkie; John McCartney (C), Joe McQue, Thomas Cleghorn; Robert Marshall, William Walker, Daniel Cunliffe, Andy McCowie, Harry Bradshaw.
Derby County (2-3-5): Jack Fryer; Jimmy Methven, Joe Leiper; Jack Cox, Archie Goodall, Jimmy Turner; Alexander Maconnachie, Steve Bloomer, John Goodall, Jimmy Stevenson, Hugh McQueen.
The goals: 1-0 McQue (40 min), 2-0 Cunliffe (44 min), 3-0 Marshall (46 min), 3-1 Maconnachie(48 min.), 3-2 Bloomer (51 min.), 4-2 Marshall (85 min).

Match report from the Liverpool Mercury, Monday, October 25 – 1897.

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

John Goodall, Derby County (Lloyd’s Weekly News: April 2, 1893):


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