Grimsby Town v Newcastle United, 26 December 1896

Score3-2 to Grimsby Town
CompetitionLeague Division Two
Attendance7,000
Jack Ostler and T. Stewart made his debuts after both moved from Motherwell this month.

3 Grimsby Town

2 Newcastle United

Goals:

Goals:

James Stott G
Willie Wardrope G

Starting lineup:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Charlie Watts
Full back John White
Left back Tom Stewart
Right half William Miller
Centre half Jack Ostler
Centre half Andy Aitken
Outside left Willie Wardrope
Outside right Malcolm Lennox
Centre forward Dick Smellie
Inside right John Connell
Inside left James Stott