Liverpool v The Wednesday 4-0 (League match: September 3, 1898)

September 3, 1898
Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 16:00.
Liverpool – The Wednesday 4-0 (1-0).
Attendance: 20,000.
Referee: Mr. Adams.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer (C); Archie Goldie, Billy Dunlop; Rab Howell, Alex Raisbeck, William Goldie. John Cox, John Walker, George Allan, Hugh Morgan, Tom Robertson.
Sheffield Wednesday (2-3-5): Jimmy Massey; Jack Earp (C), Ambrose Langley; Robert Ferrier, Tommy Crawshaw, James Jamieson; William Dryburgh, Harry Davis, Albert Kaye, Arthur Brady, Fred Spiksley.
The goals: 1-0 Morgan (10 min), 2-0 Allan (58 min.), 3-0 Robertson (62 min.), 4-0 W. Goldie.

Match report from the Sheffield Independent, Monday, September 5 – 1898:

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

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

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


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