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/Centre back 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/Right back Pat Rice
Defender Sammy Nelson
Defender/Midfielder Peter Simpson
Defender/Midfielder Peter Storey
Midfielder George Armstrong
Midfielder Alan Ball
Midfielder Ray Kennedy
Forward Charlie George
Forward John Radford
Forward/Midfielder George Graham

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