May 11, 1940
Match: Liverpool County Challenge Cup, Final, at Sandy Lane.
Skelmersdale – Liverpool “A” 3-1 (1-0).
Referee: Mr. J. Foster; linesmen: Messrs. A.E. Watts and Walters.
Skelmersdale (2-3-5): Meadows, Erickson, McDermott, Harry Ashurst, Tom White, Jack Pilling, Snow, Tommy McLoughlin, Harold Stephenson, Fairclough, Joe Pilling.
Liverpool Reserves (2-3-5): Lunt, Jimmy Seddon, Keith Peters, Crompton, Dennis Cooke, Eddie Spicer, Stan Pickstock, Stan Eastham, Eric Paterson, Charles Fazacerkley, George Collister.
The goals: 1-0 Stephenson (25 min.), 2-0 Fairclough, 3-0 Stephenson, 3-1 Patterson.
Match report from the Ormskirk Advertiser, Thursday, May 16 – 1940.