Newcastle United v Arsenal, 11 March 1972

Score2-0 to Newcastle United
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance33,907
Brendon Batson made his debut after joining as an apprentice.

Goals:

Malcolm Macdonald G
Jimmy Smith G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Willie McFaul
Defender David Craig
Defender Bobby Moncur
Central defender Pat Howard
Defender/Left back Frank Clark
Midfielder Tommy Gibb
Midfielder Tony Green
Midfielder Terry Hibbitt
Forward John Tudor

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bob Wilson
Defender Sammy Nelson
Defender Pat Rice
Defender Peter Storey
Defender/Midfielder Peter Simpson
Midfielder George Armstrong
Midfielder Alan Ball
Midfielder Ray Kennedy
Forward Charlie George
Forward George Graham
Forward John Radford

Substitutions:

Jimmy Smith for John Tudor

Substitutions:

Brendan Batson for Charlie George

On the bench:

Midfielder Jimmy Smith

On the bench:

Right back Brendan Batson