Manchester City v Newcastle United, 17 October 1896

Score2-1 to Newcastle United
CompetitionLeague Division Two
VenueHyde Road
Attendance7,000
John Auld made his debut after moving from Sunderland this month. John Connell made his debut after moving from Galston this month.

2 Newcastle United

Goals:

Goals:

John Auld G
Dick Smellie G

Starting lineup:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Charlie Watts
Right back Bob McDermid
Full back John White
Right half William Miller
Centre half Andy Aitken
Centre half John Auld
Outside left Willie Wardrope
Outside right Malcolm Lennox
Centre forward Dick Smellie
Inside right John Connell
Inside left James Stott