The Wednesday v Liverpool 1-1 (League match: April 1, 1902)

April 1, 1902
Match: Football League, First Division, at Owlerton, kick-off: 15:30.
The Wednesday – Liverpool 1-1 (1-1).
Attendance: 20,000.
Referee: Mr. John Henry Strawson; linesmen: Messrs.: J.T. Ibbotson and G. Gillies.
Sheffield Wednesday (2-3-5): Jack Lyall, Willie Layton, Ambrose Langley (C), Robert Ferrier, Tommy Crawshaw, Herrod Ruddlesdin, Harry Davis, Harry Chapman, Andrew Wilson, Jack Beech, Fred Spiksley.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Bill Perkins, Tom J. Robertson, Billy Dunlop, Maurice Parry, Alex Raisbeck (C), William Goldie, Arthur Goddard, Johnny Walker, Sam Raybould, George Fleming, John Cox.
The goal: 0-1 Raybould (35 min., assist: Cox), 1-1 Wilson (38 min.).

Match reports:
* Sheffield Daily Telegraph: “Rounding off a remunerative Easter”;

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


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