The tie was subsequently awarded to Bolton due to Everton fielding
7 ineligible players
in the competition thus far - Cassidy, Dick, Goudie, Izatt, Murray,
Watson and Weir.
Everton didn't begin playing FA Cup matches until 1887/88 and were
of the Football League, which began in 1888/89.
Prior to that the club participated in Friendly matches and local
Details are inevitably sketchy and incomplete.
Match, appearance and goal statistics are not counted in any official