December 3, 1904
Match: Football League, Second Division, at Burnden Park, kick-of: 14:30.
Bolton Wanderers – Liverpool 2-0 (1-0).
Attendance: 27,824 (new record for Bolton Wanderers and Football League, Second Division); gate receipt: £789.
Referee: Mr. J. Lewis; linesmen: Messrs. W. Hackey and H. Chippendale.
Bolton Wanderers (2-3-5): Dai Davies, Charlie Ostick, Bob Struthers, Bob Clifford, Sam Greenhalgh, John Boyd, David Stokes, Sam Marsh, Albert Shepherd, Wattie White, Tom Wilson.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Ned Doig, David Murray, Billy Dunlop, Maurice Parry, Alex Raisbeck (C), George Fleming, Arthur Goddard, Robert Robinson, Sam Raybould, Jack Parkinson, John Cox.
The goals: 1-0 Marsh (8 min.), 2-0 Marsh (penalty).
** Athletic News: “Breaking Liverpool’s record.”
David Stokes, Bolton Wanderers (Lancashire Evening Post: April 23, 1904).