Newcastle United v Darwen, 03 October 1896

Score5-1 to Newcastle United
CompetitionLeague Division Two
VenueSt James Park
Attendance7,000

5 Newcastle United

1 Darwen

Goals:

Dick Smellie G
Dick Smellie G
Dick Smellie G
Dick Smellie G
Willie Wardrope G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

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

Starting lineup: