League matches

Liverpool v Blackburn Rovers 4-1 (League match: October 19, 1912)


October 19, 1912
Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:15.
Liverpool – Blackburn Rovers 4-1 (2-1).
Attendance: 20,000.
Referee: Mr. J. Mason (Burslem); linesmen: Messrs. J. Westwell and Rev. W. Yates.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Kenneth Campbell, Ephraim Longworth, Robert Pursell, Harry Lowe, Ernest Peake, Bob Ferguson, Arthur Goddard, Arthur Metcalf, Jack Parkinson, Tom Gracie, James Stewart.
Blackburn Rovers (2-3-5): Alfred Robinson, Bob Crompton, Arthur Cowell, Albert Walmsley, Percy Smith, Billy Bradshaw, Jock Simpson, Eddie Latheron, George Chapman, Walter Aitkenhead, Walter Anthony.
The goal: 1-0 Metcalf (3 min.), 1-1 Aitkenhead (6 min.), 2-1 Metcalf (12 min.), 3-1 Ferguson (51 min.), 4-1 Goddard (penalty, 87 min.).

Match report:
* Athletic News: “Liverpool’s awakening”;

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