Lincoln City v Newcastle United, 25 September 1897

Score3-2 to Newcastle United
CompetitionLeague Division Two
Attendance3,000
William Milne made re- debut after moving from Sunderland this year. This was his final appearance.

2 Lincoln City

3 Newcastle United

Goals:

Goals:

Johnny Campbell G
Willie Wardrope G
Willie Wardrope G

Starting lineup:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Charlie Watts
Full back John White
Left back Tom Stewart
Right half Tommy Ghee
Centre half Jack Ostler
Centre half Andy Aitken
Outside left Willie Wardrope
Outside left William Milne
Outside right Richard Allan
Centre forward Johnny Campbell
Inside left James Stott