Match details

FA Cup 1st round

Ewood Park | Sat 6 Feb 1904 at 15:00

Blackburn Rovers 3 - 1 Liverpool

Opposition goals


  • - Peter Platt saved a penalty from Bob Crompton
  • - Liverpool players strongly contested Blackburn's third goal. Jack Dewhurst's shot hit the crossbar and bounced down. Referee Dennis awarded the goal after consulting with one of his linesmen.

    Blackburn were awarded a penalty after Maurice Parry handled a cross but Peter Platt saved Bob Crompton's spot kick. This incident happened towards the end of the first half after Jack Dewhurst had put Blackburn 2-1 ahead with the first of his two goals of the afternoon.

Other details

Manager: Tom Watson
Opposition manager: Robert Middleton
Referee: Dennis FH
Attendance: 10,000
Half-time score: 2 - 1
Game number: 408
FA Cup game number: 38

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