Match details

1st Division

Anfield | Mon 3 Apr 1899 at 16:00 GMT

Liverpool 3 - 2 Newcastle United

Opposition goals


  • - Bill Perkins makes his LFC debut
  • - Liverpool league position after match: 2
  • - Newcastle United league position after match: 15
  • - Click here to view the full league table after the match.
  • - George Allan had to leave the field of play with an injury after only five minutes. But according to the Liverpool Mercury he was able to return to the pitch before play restarted after Johnny Walker's goal in the 21st minute. The Sheffield Evening Telegraph, however, indicates that Allan returned after Jack Cox's goal a minute earlier.

Other details

Manager: Tom Watson
Opposition manager: Frank Watt
Referee: Strawson JH
Attendance: 12,000
Half-time score: 2 - 1
Game number: 233
League game number: 178

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Liverpool Mercury report
Liverpool Mercury report