Liverpool v Burnley 5-2 (League match: September 25, 1915)


September 25, 1915
Match: Lancashire Section, principal tournament, at Anfield, kick off: 15:30.
Liverpool – Burnley 5-2 (5-0).
Attendance: 15,000.
Referee: Mr. H.T. Yates; linesmen: Messrs. F.W. Johnson and T.W. Wilson.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Kenneth Campbell, Ephraim Longworth (C), James Middlehurst, Thomas Fairfoull, William Molyneux, Donald Mackinlay, Arthur Goddard, William Banks, Fred Pagnam, James Henderson, James Dawson.
Burnley (2-3-5): Jerry Dawson, Tom Bamford, Arthur Cowell, Albert Walmsley, Tommy Boyle, Billy Watson, Billy Nesbitt, Bob Kelly, Bert Freeman, Teddy Hodgson, Dick Lindley.
The goals: 1-0 Dawson (4 min.), 2-0 Henderson (20 min.), 3-0 Pagnam (30 min.), 4-0 Goddard (36 min.), 5-0 Dawson (41 min.), 5-1 Nesbitt (80 min), 5-2 Hodgson (87 min.).

Match reports:
* Liverpool Echo: “Arthur Goddard and William Banks on the right”;
* Liverpool Echo: “A big victory for Liverpool”;

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