Liverpool v Rochdale 5-2 (League match: March 28, 1942)


March 28, 1942
Match: Football League, War League Cup Qualifying, at Anfield.
Liverpool – Rochdale 5-2 (3-2).
Attendance: 5,006; gate receipts: £239.
Referee: Mr. F.W. Wort (Mottingham, Kent).
Liverpool (2-3-5): Alf Hobson, Ron Guttridge (Aston Villa), Ray Lambert, Harry Kaye, Tom Bush, Fred Haycock (Aston Villa), Billy Liddell, Jack Balmer, Cyril Done, Dick Dorsett (Wolves), Stan Palk.
Rochdale (2-3-5): Arthur Chesters, Tommy Sneddon, Gil Richmond, Stan Cutting, Jim Treanor, Joe Duff, Duncan Colquhoun, Jimmy Cunliffe (C), James Thorpe, David Jones, Roly Bartholomew.
The goals: 1-0 Liddell (2 min.), 2-0 Dorsett (15 min.), 2-1 Bartholomew (17 min.), 2-2 Bartholomew (26 min.), 3-2 Liddell (28 min.), 4-2 Palk (70 min.), 5-2 Liddell (89 min.).

Match reports:
** Liverpool Daily Post: “Rochdale’s good display but Liverpool win.”;
** Rochdale Observer: “Rochdale out of War Cup.”;

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