Newcastle United v Arsenal, 30 April 1977

Score2-0 to Arsenal
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance44,677
Pat Howard made his final appearance before moving to Birmingham City in August.

Goals:

Goals:

Malcolm MacDonald G
John Matthews G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mick Mahoney
Right back Irving Nattrass
Central defender Aiden McCaffrey
Defender/Left back Alan Kennedy
Midfielder Tommy Cassidy
Midfielder Tommy Craig
Midfielder Geoff Nulty
Midfielder/Forward Alan Gowling
Forward Micky Burns
Forward Paul Cannell

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jimmy Rimmer
Defender/Right back Pat Rice
Defender Sammy Nelson
Defender/Centre back David O'Leary
Defender/Centre back Willie Young
Midfielder George Armstrong
Midfielder Liam Brady
Midfielder Alan Hudson
Midfielder John Matthews
Forward Frank Stapleton

Substitutions:

Ray Blackhall for Tommy Cassidy

Substitutions:

Pat Howard for David O'Leary

On the bench:

Right back Ray Blackhall

On the bench:

Central defender Pat Howard