Bristol City v Liverpool 3-1 (League match: December 8, 1906)

December 8, 1906
Match: Football League, First Division, at Ashton Gate, kick-off: 14:30.
Bristol City – Liverpool 3-1 (0-1).
Attendance: 18,000.
Referee: Mr. S.R. Carr; linesmen: Messrs. E.M. Mitton and S, Makepeace.
Bristol City (2-3-5): William Demmery, Archie Annan, Joe Cottle, Reuben Marr, Jack Wedlock, Pat Hanlin, George Smith, Willie Maxwell, Sam Gilligan, Andy Burton, Frank Hilton.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy, Percy Saul, Tom Chorlton; George Latham, Alex Raisbeck (C), James Bradley, Arthur Goddard, Robert Robinson, Sam Raybould, William Macpherson, Joe Hewitt.
The goals: 0-1 Raybould (30 min.), 1-1 Burton (49 min.), 2-1 Gilligan (65 min., assist: Raybould), 3-1 Hanlin (85 min.).
** Robert Robinson was carried off the field early in the second half suffering from concussion.

The referee, Mr. S.S. Carr (Tamworth Herald: January 24, 1903).

Match report from the Western Daily Press, Monday, December 10 – 1906.
1906 Bristol City v LFC 1

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