Match details

1st Division

Anfield | Wed 2 Sep 1914 at 17:45

Liverpool 4 - 3 Bolton Wanderers

Opposition goals


  • - Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.83
  • - Liverpool league position after match: 8
  • - Bolton Wanderers league position after match: 9
  • - Click here to view the full league table after the match.
  • - Britain had declared war on Germany on 4th August and a few days before this game Lord Derby had began a recruitment drive. The following evening the Liverpool Echo published a picture of fans on the Kop with the headline ‘THE SPION KOP ARMY’ and caption underneath ‘There is room for some of them in the ranks.’ The paper otherwise completely disregarded the game, not even mentioning the result

Other details

Manager: Tom Watson
Opposition manager: William Settle
Attendance: 15,000
Half-time score: 1 - 1
Game number: 830
League game number: 729

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