Preston North End – RAF 5-2 (Charity match)


Saturday, May 4 – 1918
Match, benefit for the Footballers’ War Fund, at Deepdale.
Preston North End – RAF 5-2 (0-1).
Attendance: Moderate (1,000 ?).
Referee: Mr. J. Twist (Preston).
Preston North End (2-3-5): Gaskell; Strickland, Goddard; Eddie Holdsworth, Jimmy Fay, McGuire; Clifton, Lavery, Potter, Benny Green, George Barlow.
RAF (2-3-5): Causer; Thomas, Attwood; Bogle, Hardman, Taylor; Dawes, Goodhind, Pemberton, Williams, Gutteridge.
The goals: 0-1 Pemberton (15 min,), 1-1 Barlow (49 min.), 2-1 Barlow (51 min.), 3-1 Lavery (53 min.), 3-2 Pemberton, 4-2 Barlow, 5-2 Lavery.

Match report from the Lancashire Evening Post, Saturday, May 4 – 1918:

PNE 1918

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