League matches

Liverpool v Nottingham Forest 1-2 (League match: November 6, 1897)


November 6, 1897
Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:45.
Liverpool – Nottingham Forest 1-2 (0-2).
Attendance: 10,000 (5,000 at the start); gate receipts: £227.
Referee: Mr. S. Thomas.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer, Matt McQueen, Tom Wilkie, John McCartney (C), John Holmes, Thomas Cleghorn, Robert Marshall, William Walker, Daniel Cunliffe, Andy McCowie, Harry Bradshaw.
Nottingham Forest (2-3-5): Dan Allsopp, Archie Ritchie, Adam Scott, Frank Forman, John McPherson, Willie Wragg, Fred Spencer, Charles Richards, Len Benbow, Arthur Capes, Tom McInnes.
The goals: 0-1 Benbow (40 min.), 0-2 Richards (42 min.), 1-2 Cunliffe (assist: McCartney).

Match reports:
* Liverpool Mercury: “Liverpool v Nottingham Forest”;
* Liverpool Mercury: “Weekly review”;

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