Lincoln City v Newton Heath, 11 April 1896

Score 2-0 to Lincoln City
Competition League Division Two
Attendance 2,000
David Fitzsimmons made his final appearance before moving to Fairfield in August. He returned to the club later in career. George Perrins final appearance To Luton Town this year. Walter Whittaker final. To Fairfield this year.

2 Lincoln City

Starting lineup:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Walter Whittaker
Full back Harry Stafford
Full back Fred Erentz
Centre Half James McNaught
Wing half George Perrins
Wing half David Fitzsimmons
Wing half Walter Cartwright
Outside right John Clarkin
Centre forward Robert Donaldson
Inside left James Vance
Inside left Richard Smith