Newcastle United v Portsmouth, 18 August 1956

Score2-1 to Newcastle United
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance30,191

Goals:

Charlie Crowe G
Harry Taylor G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ronnie Simpson
Defender George Lackenby
Defender Alf McMichael
Centre half Bob Stokoe
Wing half Charlie Crowe
Wing half Jimmy Scoular
Outside Left Bobby Mitchell
Outside right Harry Taylor
Centre forward Vic Keeble
Centre forward Jackie Milburn
Inside forward George Hannah

Starting lineup: