Newcastle United v Chelsea, 17 April 1909

Score3-1 to Chelsea
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueSt James Park
Attendance30,000
Arthur Holden made his debut after moving from Plymouth Argyle this month.

1 Newcastle United

Goals:

George Wilson G

Goals:

Percy Humphreys G
George Hilsdon G
George Hilsdon G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jimmy Lawrence
Full back Bill McCracken
Left back Tony Whitson
Left half Peter McWilliam
Half back Colin Veitch
Outside left George Wilson
Outside left Andrew Anderson
Outside right Jackie Rutherford
Centre forward Sandy Higgins
Inside right Jimmy Howie
Inside forward Jimmy Stewart

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jack Whitley
Full back John Cameron
Full back Joseph Walton
Right half Ted Birnie
Wing half Samuel Downing
Wing half Ben Warren
Outside left Arthur Holden
Outside right Billy Brawn
Centre forward Percy Humphreys
Forward George Hilsdon
Inside forward James Windridge