Liverpool v Newcastle United 3-1 (FA Cup: February 11, 1899)

February 11, 1899
Match: FA Cup, Second Round, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00.
Liverpool – Newcastle United 3-1 (1-0).
Attendance: 8,000; gate receipts: £245.
Referee: Mr. Aaron Scragg; linesmen: Messrs. W. Bullock (Nantwich) and A.G. Hines (Nottingham).
Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer, Archie Goldie, Billy Dunlop, Rab Howell, Alex Raisbeck, William Goldie, John Cox, John Walker, George Allan, Hugh Morgan, John Robertson.
Newcastle United (2-3-5): Matt Kingsley, Sandy Higgins, Billy Lindsay, Thomas Ghee, Jack Ostler, James Stott, Joe Rogers, Jimmy Stevenson, Jock Peddie, Andrew Aitken, Willie Wardrope.
The goals: 1-0 Morgan (5 min.), 2-0 Raisbeck (50 min.), 2-1 Peddie (78 min.), 3-1 Own goal (Higgins).

Match report from Sunderland Daily Echo, Monday, November 13 – 1899:
LFC v Newcastle 11 Feb 1899 1 LFC v Newcastle 11 Feb 1899 2 LFC v Newcastle 11 Feb 1899 3

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


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