March 18, 1899
Match: FA Cup, Semi-Final, at City Ground, kick-off: 15:30.
Liverpool – Sheffield United 2-2 (2-1).
Attendance: 21,000; Gate receipts: £857.
Referee: Mr. Arthur Kingscott (Derby); linesmen: Messrs. A.G. Hines and W. Proctor.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Harry Storer, Archie Goldie, Billy Dunlop, Rab Howell, Alex Raisbeck, William Goldie, John Cox, John Walker, George Allan, Hugh Morgan, Tom J. Robertson.
Sheffield United (2-3-5): Bill Foulke, Harry Thickett, Peter Boyle, Harry Johnson, Tom Morren, Ernest Needham, Walter Bennett, Billy Beer, George Hedley, Oakey Field, Fred Priest.
The goals: 0-1 Hedley (10 min.), 1-1 Allan (14 min.), 2-1 Morgan (30 min.), 2-2 Needham (70 min.).
Harry Storer, Liverpool (Lloyd’s Weekly News: December 1, 1895):
Sketch from the Liverpool Echo: March 18, 1899.
Categories: FA Cup matches