League matches

Sheffield United v Liverpool 1-2 (League match: December 16, 1905)


December 16, 1905
Match: Football League, First Division, at Bramall Lane, kick-off: 14:15.
Sheffield United – Liverpool 1-2 (1-1).
Attendance: 15,000.
Referee: Mr. J.T. Howcroft; linesmen: Messrs. T. Garner and W.H Horsfield.
Sheffield United (2-3-5): Joe Lievesley, Thomas Stewart, Bob Benson, Charles Johnson, Billy Wilkinson, Ernest Needham, Edgar Bluff, Jimmy Donnelly, Arthur Brown, Alonzo Drake, Bert Lipsham.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy, Alf West, Billy Dunlop, Maurice Parry, Alex Raisbeck (C), James Bradley, Arthur Goddard, Robert Robinson, Joe Hewitt, Sam Raybould, John Cox.
The goals: 0-1 Parry (40 min., assist: Goddard), 1-1 Drake (42 min.), 1-2 Cox (55 min., assist: Robinson).

Match preview:
* Liverpool Daily Post: “Team arrangements for today”.
* Liverpool Daily Post: “Can Liverpool continue their streak”.

Match reports:
* Liverpool Daily Post: “Liverpool head the table”.
* Sporting Life: “The cutlers routed”.

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Sam Hardy, Liverpool F.C. (Athletic News: November 13, 1905).

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

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

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

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Jimmy Donnelly, Sheffield United F.C. (Athletic News: January 15, 1906).

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Alonzo Drake, Sheffield United F.C. (Athletic News: September 4, 1905).

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