March 28, 1908
Key note: “There could be no two opinions about the spoil having fallen to merit, for the victors were full value for the two points and also for their couple of goals’ margin. Liverpool opened with some high-class work among the forwards, Cox, the outside left, creating a profound impression by his clever manipulation of the ball. He completely nonplussed Humphreys in the first few minutes of the game, but the sturdy and budding Bury half-back had his revenge later on.” (Bury Times: April 1, 1898)
Match: Football League, First Division, at Gigg Lane, kick-off: 15:30.
Bury – Liverpool 3-1 (2-0).
Referee: Mr. A. Adams; linesmen: Messrs.: W. Knowles and J. Chippendale.
Bury (2-3-5): James Raeside, Jimmy Lindsay, Johnny McMahon (C), Billy Humphreys, Tommy Rae, Teddy Bullen, Billy Richards, Billy Hibbert, Harry Pearson, Tom Kay, Frank Booth.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy, Alf West, Percy Saul, Tom Chorlton, George Latham, Jim Harrop, Arthur Goddard (C), Charles Hewitt, Sam Bowyer, William Macpherson, John Cox.
The goals: 1-0 Kay (15 min.), 2-0 Kay (45 min.), 3-0 Kay, 3-1 Hewitt (75 min.).
Jimmy Lindsay, Bury (Athletic News: April 30, 1906):