Newcastle United v Burton Swifts, 18 September 1897

Score3-1 to Newcastle United
CompetitionLeague Division Two
VenueSt James Park
Attendance12,000

3 Newcastle United

1 Burton Swifts

Goals:

Richard Allan G
James Stott G
Willie Wardrope G

Goals:

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 right Richard Allan
Centre forward Johnny Campbell
Inside right Johnny Harvey
Inside left James Stott

Starting lineup: