Everton v Liverpool 5-3 (League match: November 1, 1941)


November 1, 1941
Match: Football League, Northern Section, at Goodison Park.
Everton – Liverpool 5-3 (2-2).
Attendance: 14,549; gate receipt: £810.
Referee: Mr. J.N. Brown (Liverpool).
Everton (2-3-5): George Burnett, Billy Cook (C), Norman Greenhalgh, Joe Mercer, Tommy Jones, Gordon Watson, Wally Owen, Stan Bentham, Harry Jones (West Bromwich), Alex Stevenson, Jack Lyon.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Alf Hobson, Ray Lambert, Bernard Ramsden, Len Carney, Bill Whittaker (Blackpool), Harry Kaye, Berry Nieuwenhuys, Willie Fagan, Cyril Done, Dick Dorsett (Wolves), Billy Liddell.
The goals: 0-1 Done (1 min.), 1-1 Bentham (15 min.), 2-1 Bentham (36 min.), 2-2 Liddell (44 min.), 3-2 Jones (82 min.), 4-2 Bentham (84 min.), 4-3 Done (86 min.), 5-3 Lyon (88 min.).

Match reports:
** Evening Express: “Everton’s goal galore against Liverpool.”;
** Liverpool Daily Post: “Everton on top against Liverpool.”;
** Liverpool Echo: “Everton deserved the win.”;

Sketch from the match (Liverpool Daily Post) – from Billy Smith’s Blue Correspondent.
1941 EFC v LFC sketch

 

 

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