Lincoln City v Newton Heath, 11 April 1896

Score2-0 to Lincoln City
CompetitionLeague Division Two
Attendance2,000
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 Fred Erentz
Full back Harry Stafford
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 Richard Smith
Inside left James Vance