September 4, 1912
Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 17:30.
Liverpool – Oldham Athletic 2-0 (1-0).
Referee: Mr. T.P. Campbell; linesmen: Messrs. J.H. Ashworth and A. Atkinson.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Kenneth Campbell, Ephraim Longworth (C), Robert Pursell, Harry Lowe, Bob Ferguson, James Scott, Arthur Goddard, Jack Tosswill, Tom Miller, Tom Gracie, William Lacey.
Oldham Athletic (2-3-5): Howard Matthews, Jimmy Hodson (C), Syd Buxton, Hugh Moffat, George Hunter, David Wilson, Ollie Tummon, Joe Walters, Gilbert Kemp, Lady Woodger, Joe Donnachie.
The goals: 1-0 Tosswill (27 min.), 2-0 Miller (62 min.).
Evening Express: September 7, 1912.
Liverpool’s team for the opening game vs Oldham. Picture was taken at Anfield prior to kick-off.