May 6, 1939
Liverpool finish up at Old Trafford, where Manchester United will test the Anfield men. Liverpool have had to make two changes, Jim Harley and Phil Taylor are not fit and Rogers will partner Cooper, Eastham (H.) will be at inside right, and Bush goes to centre-half.
Liverpool – Arthur Riley, Tommy Cooper, Fred Rogers, Matt Busby, Tom Bush, Jimmy McInnes, Berry Nieuwenhuys, Harry Eastham, Willie Fagan, Jack Balmer, Herman Van den Berg.
(Liverpool Daily Post: May 6, 1939)