Match No. 23 - Saturday, 28th February 1885
- Referee: Several sources state that Tom Lawrie refereed this match whilst several other sources state that it was James McKillop.
- Goal Time: Jimmy Brown's goal time is unknown but it was scored in the 2nd half.
- Disputed Goal Scorer: Some sources credit Joe Lofthouse's goal as a William Eames own goal.
- Player Milestone: Herby Arthur's 1st Cap
- Player Milestone: Percy Melmoth Walters' 1st Cap
- Player Milestone: Arthur Melmoth Walters' 1st Cap
- Player Milestone: Joe Lofthouse's 1st Cap
- Player Milestone: Benjamin Spilsbury's 1st Cap
- Goal Milestone: Charlie Bambridge's 10th Goal
- Goal Milestone: Benjamin Spilsbury's 1st Goal
- Goal Milestone: Joe Lofthouse's 1st Goal
- The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade