Liverpool v Newcastle United 6-5 (League match: December 4, 1909)

December 4, 1909
Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:30.
Liverpool – Newcastle United 6-5 (2-5).
Attendance: 25,000.
Referee: Mr A.W. McQue (London); linesmen: Messrs. J.A. McGregor and W.R. Thornton.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Sam Hardy, Tom Chorlton, Tom Rogers, Robert Robinson, Jim Harrop, James Bradley, Arthur Goddard, Jimmy Stewart, Jack Parkinson, Ronald Orr, John Macdonald.
Newcastle United (2-3-5): Jimmy Lawrence, Billy McCracken, Anthony Whitson, Colin Veitch, Wilf Low, Peter McWilliam, Jock Rutherford, Jimmy Howie, Albert Shepherd, Sandy Higgins, George Wilson.
The goals: 0-1 Howie (1 min.), 1-1 Stewart (2 min.), 1-2 Shepherd (20 min.), 1-3 Shepherd (22 min.), 2-3 Parkinson (35 min., assist: Orr), 2-4 Shepherd (40 min.), 2-5 Shepherd (43 min.), 3-5 Parkinson (55 min.), 4-5 Orr (75 min.), 5-5 Orr (78 min.), 6-5 Goddard (85 min., assist: Macdonald).

Match reports:
* Sporting Life: “Liverpool v Newcastle”;

Arthur Goddard, Liverpool (Match Programme: September 30, 1905).


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