February 22, 1908
Match: FA Cup, Third Round, at St. James’s Park, kick-off: 15:30.
Newcastle United – Liverpool 3-1 (0-1).
Attendance: 45,987; gate receipts: £1,682 19s 3d.
Referee: Mr. F.T. Kirkham (Burslem); linesmen: Messrs. A.E. Mills (Derby) and J. Morton (Sheffield).
Newcastle United (2-3-5): Jimmy Lawrence, Billy McCracken, Dick Pudan, Alec Gardner, Colin Veitch, Peter McWilliam, Jock Rutherford, Jimmy Howie, Bill Appleyard, Finlay Speedie, George Wilson.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy, Alf West, Percy Saul, Maurice Parry, Alex Raisbeck (C), James Bradley, Arthur Goddard, Robert Robinson, Joe Hewitt, William Macpherson, John Cox.
The goals: 0-1 Saul (25 min.), 1-1 Appleyard (50 min.), 2-1 Speedie (66 min.), 3-1 Rutherford (68 min.).
** Some newspaper sources claim that Liverpool’s goal was scored by Alex Raisbeck.
* Match Programme: “Anfield Happenings.”;
Categories: FA Cup matches