Newcastle United v Aston Villa, 08 April 1908

Score5-2 to Aston Villa
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueSt James Park
Attendance15,000
Noel Brown made his one and only appearance after joining in 1907. Left later this year. James Soye made his final appearance before moving to Aberdeen in May 1909.

2 Newcastle United

Goals:

James Soye G
George Wilson G

Goals:

Joe Bache G
Joe Bache G
Charles Wallace G
Charles Wallace G
Harry Hampton G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jimmy Lawrence
Full back Bill McCracken
Left back Dick Pudan
Right half Alex Gardner
Wing half Dave Willis
Half back Colin Veitch
Outside left George Wilson
Outside right Noel Brown
Forward James Soye
Inside right Jimmy Howie
Inside forward Finlay Speedie

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Billy George
Full back Tommy Lyons
Full back Freddie Miles
Wing half George Tranter
Wing half Roland Codling
Outside left Albert Hall
Centre forward Harry Hampton
Forward Joe Bache
Inside forward George Reeves