The Allen Cup final at Anfield

Saturday, April 22 – 1944
Next Saturday will be a red letter day for the Home Guard. In the afternoon 100 men from each Battalion will parade through the city, and afterwards, due to the kindness of the Liverpool F.C. directors, the final of the Allen Cup will be played at Anfield at 7 p.m. The contesting teams will be 81st Battalion (Prescot) and the 77th Battalion (Bootle).
(Evening Express, 22-04-1944)