League matches

Woolwich Arsenal v Liverpool 2-1 (League match: October 19, 1907)


October 19, 1907
Match: Football League, First Division, at Manor Ground, kick-off: 15:15.
Woolwich Arsenal – Liverpool 2-1 (1-0).
Attendance: 25,000.
Referee: Mr. Albert Farrant (Bristol); linesmen: Messrs. J.G.A. Sharpe and A. Avery.
Woolwich Arsenal (2-3-5): James Ashcroft, Archie Gray, Jimmy Sharp, John Dick, Percy Sands, Roddy McEachrane, Harold Lee, Tim Coleman, Peter Kyle, Charles Satterthwaite, David Neave.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy, Alf West, Percy Saul, Robert Robinson, James Gorman, James Bradley, Arthur Goddard, Charles Hewitt, Joe Hewitt, Harry Fitzpatrick, John Cox.
The goals: 1-0 Lee (5 min.), 1-1 J. Hewitt (26 min., assist: Fitzpatrick), 2-1 Lee (83 min.).
** The match acted also as a benefit for Arsenal’s Tim Coleman and Roddy McEachrane.

Match reports:
* Sporting Life “Woolwich Arsenal v Liverpool”;

Other relevant articles:
* Athletic News: “Harold Lee: A Woolwich forward”;
* Portsmouth Evening News: “The origins of Woolwich Arsenal”;

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Rodde McEachrane, Woolwich Arsenal (London Daily News: October 19, 1907).

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Tim Coleman, Woolwich Arsenal (London Daily News: October 19, 1907).

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Harold Lee, Woolwich Arsenal (Athletic News: September 16, 1907).

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Image from Penny Illustrated Paper: October 26, 1907.
1907 Arsenal v LFC image

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