Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United, 16 October 1897

Score0-0
CompetitionLeague Division Two
VenueManor Ground, Plumstead
Attendance12,000
James Stuart made his final appearance before being released at the end of the year.

0 Newcastle United

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Roger Ord
Right back James McAuley
Left back John Caldwell
Half back Patrick Farrell
Outside left Francis McAvoy
Outside right Gavin Crawford
Outside right James Brock
Centre forward James Stuart
Inside forward Adam Haywood

Starting lineup:

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