Match details

FA Cup 1st round

Anfield | Sat 27 Jan 1894 at 14:30

Liverpool 3 - 0 Grimsby Town


  • - Grimsby Town were actually the home team in this match, but the LFC directors managed to get the Grimsby directors to change the venue to Anfield for a good fee. According to the Lincolnshire Echo, that fee was one hundred pounds plus half the (gross) gate receipts. Five hundred Grimsby supporters travelled to Liverpool on a special train.

Other details

Manager: William Edward Barclay
Referee: Widdowson SW
Attendance: 8,000
Half-time score: 2 - 0
Game number: 46
FA Cup game number: 4
LFC played towards Kop: Second half
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