Walsall v Newcastle United, 11 September 1897

Score3-2 to Newcastle United
CompetitionLeague Division Two
Attendance4,000
Richard Allan made his debut after moving from Dundee in May.

3 Newcastle United

Goals:

Goals:

Willie Wardrope G
Own Goal own goal OG
Own Goal own goal OG

Starting lineup:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Charlie Watts
Full back John White
Left back Tom Stewart
Right half Tommy Ghee
Centre half Andy Aitken
Centre half Jack Ostler
Outside left Willie Wardrope
Outside right Malcolm Lennox
Outside right Richard Allan
Inside right Johnny Harvey
Full back/ Wing half James Jackson