September 16, 1905
Match: Football League, First Division, at Roker Park, kick-off: 15:30.
Sunderland – Liverpool 1-2 (1-1).
Referee: Mr. J. Adams.
Sunderland (2-3-5): Tom Naisby, Ephraim Rhodes, Jimmy Watson, Billy Farquhar, Alex Barrie, Thomas Kelly, Billy Hogg, George Holley, Jimmy Gemmell, Arthur Bridgett, Harry Buckle.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Ned Doig, Alf West, Billy Dunlop, Maurice Parry, Alex Raisbeck, George Latham, Arthur Goddard, Robert Robinson, Joe Hewitt, Sam Raybould, John Cox.
The goals: 0-1 Raybould (30 min.), 1-1 Bridgett (36 min.), 1-2 Raybould (59 min.).
The Liverpool goals:
* At length the Anfielders got going again in capital style, and Robinson forced a corner off Watson. This was admirably placed, and RAYBOULD getting to it netted the ball amid great excitement.
* RAYBOULD ultimately netting the winning goal.
(Source: Liverpool Echo: September 16, 1905).
Robert Robinson, Liverpool F.C. (Athletic News: December 25, 1905).
Joe Hewitt, Liverpool F.C. (Athletic News: October 9, 1905).
George Latham, Liverpool F.C. (Athletic News: September 25, 1905).
Ernie Rhodes, Sunderland F.C. (Athletic News: October 2, 1905).
Arthur Bridgett, Sunderland F.C. (Athletic News: September 4, 1905).
George Holley, Sunderland F.C. (Athletic News: December 11, 1905.
Alex Barrie, Sunderland F.C. (Athletic News: December 18, 1905).