Liverpool v Birmingham 2-0 (League match: September 23, 1905)

September 23, 1905
Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30.
Liverpool – Birmingham 2-0 (1-0).
Attendance: 20,000.
Referee: Mr. Tom Armitt (Leek).
Liverpool (2-3-5): Ned Doig, Alf West, Billy Dunlop, Maurice Parry, Alex Raisbeck (C), James Bradley, Arthur Goddard, Robert Robinson, Joe Hewitt, Sam Raybould, John Cox.
Birmingham (2-3-5): Nat Robinson, John Glover, Frank Stokes, Billy Beer, Walter Wigmore, Jim Dougherty, Benny Green, Arthur Mounteney, Bill Jones, Fred Wilcox, Oakey Field.
The goals: 1-0 Robinson (6 min.), 2-0 Hewitt (87 min., assist: Raisbeck).

Match reports:
James Bradley, Liverpool F.C. (Athletic News: December 11, 1905).

Robert Robinson, Liverpool F.C. (Athletic News: December 25, 1905).

Joe Hewitt, Liverpool F.C. (Athletic News: October 9, 1905).

Frank Stokes, Birmingham F.C. (Athletic News: January 15, 1906).

Billy Beer, Birmingham F.C. (Athletic News: February 5, 1906).

Benny Green, Birmingham F.C. (Athletic News: August 14, 1905).


Freddie Wilcox, Birmingham F.C. (Athletic News: December 18, 1905).

Bill Jones, Birmingham F.C. (Athletic News: January 22, 1905).



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