Newcastle United v Newton Heath, 09 October 1897

Score2-0 to Newcastle United
CompetitionLeague Division Two
VenueSt James Park
Attendance14,000

2 Newcastle United

Goals:

Andy Aitken G
Johnny Harvey G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Charlie Watts
Full back John White
Right half Tommy Ghee
Centre half Andy Aitken
Centre half Jack Ostler
Outside left Willie Wardrope
Outside right Richard Allan
Centre forward Johnny Campbell
Inside right Johnny Harvey
Inside left James Stott
Full back/ Wing half James Jackson

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Francis Barrett
Full back Harry Stafford
Full back Fred Erentz
Centre Half James McNaught
Wing half Walter Cartwright
Outside right Willie Bryant
Centre forward Robert Donaldson
Centre forward Henry Boyd
Forward Joseph Cassidy
Inside left Richard Smith