Liverpool v Manchester United 3-3 (War time, League match)


Saturday, January 20 – 1917
Match: Lancashire Section, at Anfield, kick off: 15:00.
Liverpool – Manchester United 3-3 (1-2).
Attendance: 12,000.
Referee: Mr. L.P. Hitchen; linesmen: Messrs. F. Laister and F.F. Ryand.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Joe Butler; Ephraim Longworth, Tommy Lucas; John Bamber, Walter Wadsworth, Donald Mackinlay; Arthur Goddard, Arthur Gee, Tommy Bennett, Harry Lewis, Tommy Cunlifffe.
Manchester United (2-3-5): Percy Kite; Ted Hudson, Jack Silcock; Clarrie Hilditch, Tommy Forster, Lomas; Leigh, Wilf Woodcock, George Anderson, Barnett, Ellis.
The goals: 1-0 Lewis (12 min.), 1-1 Anderson, 1-2 Anderson, 1-3 Anderson, 2-3 Lewis (64 min.), 3-3 Bennett (64 min.).

Match report from Sport Angus, Saturday, January 20 – 1917:
LFC v MUFC Jan 1917 report

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