Tranmere Rovers v Liverpool 2-9 (League match: December 18, 1943)


December 18, 1943
Match: Football League, Northern Section, at Prenton Park.
Tranmere Rovers – Liverpool 2-9 (0-5).
Attendance: 3,500.
Referee: Corporal J. Brown (Royal Marines).
Tranmere Rovers (2-3-5): Wilf Birkett, Alex Hyslop, Len Kieran, Frank Hill, Steve Hughes, Laurie Hodgson, Llew Ashcroft, Fogg, Danny Glidden, George Paterson, Pat Jackson.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Alf Hobson, Jack Westby, Jeff Gulliver, Stan Palk, Laurie Hughes, Jack Pilling, Jack Balmer, Robert Beattie, Cyril Done, Don Welsh, Jack Campbell.
The goals: 0-1 Gulliver (15 min.), 0-2 Beattie (27 min.), 0-3 Done (30 min.), 0-4 Beattie (44 min.), 0-5 Beattie (45 min.), 0-6 Done (55 min.), 1-6 Glidden (56 min.), 1-7 Done (70 min.), 2-7 Jackson (73 min.), 2-8 Balmer (87 min.), 2-9 Welsh (89 min.).

Match report:
** Evening Express: “Liverpool beat Tranmere Rovers 9-2.”;

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