Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United, 28 April 1898

Score4-3 to Blackburn Rovers
CompetitionTest Match
VenueEwood Park
Attendance30,000

3 Newcastle United

Goals:

Goals:

Andy Aitken G
Willie Wardrope G
William Smith G

Starting lineup:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Charlie Watts
Right back James Lockey
Right half Tommy Ghee
Centre half Jack Ostler
Centre half Andy Aitken
Outside left Willie Wardrope
Centre forward Johnny Campbell
Inside right Johnny Harvey
Inside left William Smith
Inside left James Stott
Full back/ Wing half James Jackson