Southampton v Liverpool 4-1 (FA Cup: February 8, 1902)

February 8, 1902
Match: FA Cup, Second Round, at The Dell, kick-off: 15:15.
Southampton – Liverpool 4-1 (2-0).
Attendance: 15,000; gate receipt: £918.
Referee: Mr. T. Kirkham (Burslem); linesmen: Messrs. A. Davis (Marlow) and G.B. Capes (Burton).
Southampton (2-3-5): Jack Robinson, Charles Burgess Fry, George Molyneux, Sammy Meston, Tommy Bowman, Bert Lee, Arthur Turner, Henry Wood, Arthur Brown, Edgar Chadwick, Joe Turner.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Bill Perkins, Billy Dunlop, Tom J. Robertson, William Goldie, Alex Raisbeck, Charlie Wilson, John Cox, George Fleming, Andy McGuigan, John “Sailor” Hunter, Tom Robertson.
The goals: 1-0 Chadwick (15 min.), 2-0 Lee (25 min.), 3-0 Turner, 3-1 Fleming, 4-1 Chadwick.
** Some sources claim that Liverpool’s goal was scored by McGuigan.

Match reports:
* Lancashire Evening Post: “Southampton v Liverpool”;
* London Daily News: “Southampton v Liverpool: Competition proper”;

Jack Robinson, Southampton (Sporting Life: April 21, 1900):
Sammy Meston, Southampton (Sporting Life: April 21, 1902):




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