Newcastle United v Lincoln City, 02 January 1897

Score2-1 to Newcastle United
CompetitionLeague Division Two
VenueSt James Park
Attendance12,000

2 Newcastle United

1 Lincoln City

Goals:

Andy Aitken G
Dick Smellie G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Charlie Watts
Full back John White
Left back Tom Stewart
Right half William Miller
Centre half John Auld
Centre half Andy Aitken
Left half George Adams
Outside left Willie Wardrope
Centre forward Dick Smellie
Inside right James Collins
Inside right John Connell

Starting lineup: