Everton v The Wednesday 1-0 (League match: January 8, 1898)

January 8, 1898
Match: Football League, First Division, at Goodison Park.
Everton – The Wednesday 1-0.
Attendance: 10,000.
Everton (2-3-5): Willie Muir, Peter Meehan, David Storrier, Billy Stewart, Johnny Holt, John Tait Robertson, Jack Taylor, Jack Bell, Laurie Bell, Edgar Chadwick, John Divers.
Sheffield Wednesday (2-3-5): Jimmy Massey, Jack Earp, Willie Layton, Harry Brandon, Tommy Crawshaw, Jimmy Jamieson, Archie Brash, Bob Ferrier, Willie Dryburgh, Alex Brady, Fred Spiksley.
The goal: 1-0 Chadwick.

Peter Meehan, Everton (Sporting Life: April 10, 1897):
Jack Earp, The Wednesday (Lloyd’s Weekly News: April 7, 1895):

Alex Brady, The Wednesday (Glasgow Evening Post: April 9, 1892):

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


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