Leicester Fosse v Newcastle United, 09 January 1897

Score5-0 to Leicester Fosse
CompetitionLeague Division Two
Attendance3,000
William Thompson made his final appearance before moving to Jarrow in July.

0 Newcastle United

Goals:

Albert F Carnelly G
William Dorrell G
David McDonald G
David McDonald G
Harry Trainer G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper James Thraves
Left back William Bailey
Centre half David Proudfoot
Left half John Leighton
Outside left William Dorrell
Outside right William Freebairn
Centre forward Harry Trainer
Inside right David McDonald
Inside forward Albert F Carnelly
Half back/Centre forward James Brown

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Charlie Watts
Full back John White
Left back Tom Stewart
Centre half Jack Ostler
Centre half Andy Aitken
Centre half John Auld
Centre forward Dick Smellie
Inside right James Collins
Inside right John Connell
Inside left James Stott
Inside left Bill Thompson