League matches

The Wednesday v Liverpool 3-1 (League match: January 31, 1903)

January 31, 1903
Match: Football League, First Division, at Owlerton, kick-off: 15:00.
The Wednesday – Liverpool 3-1 (1-0).
Attendance: 16,000.
Referee: Mr. Arthur Kingscott.
The Wednesday (2-3-5): Jack Lyall, Willie Layton, Ambrose Langley, Robert Ferrier, Tommy Crawshaw, Herrod Ruddlesdin, Harry Davis, Harry Chapman, Andrew Wilson, Jock Malloch, Fred Spiksley.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Bill Perkins, John Glover, Billy Dunlop, William Goldie, Alex Raisbeck (C), Charlie Wilson, Arthur Goddard, George Livingston, Sam Raybould, Edgar Chadwick, John Cox.
The goals: 1-0 Chapman (20 min.), 1-1 Goddard (60 min., assist: Cox), 2-1 Chapman (pen., 67 min.), 3-1 Davis.

Match reports:

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


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