Newcastle United v Southampton, 15 February 1947

Score3-1 to Southampton
CompetitionLeague Division Two
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance50,516
Albert Sibley made his debut after moving from Southend United this month.

Goals:

Tommy Pearson G

Goals:

Don Roper G
Bill Stroud G
Eric Day G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Tom Swinburne
Full back Bobby Corbett
Full back Bobby Cowell
Centre half Frank Brennan
Left half Jimmy Woodburn
Wing half Duggie Wright
Outside left Tommy Pearson
Outside right Joe Sibley
Centre forward Roy Bentley
Centre forward Charlie Wayman
Inside forward Len Shackleton

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Len Stansbridge
Full back Alf Ramsey
Full back Bill Rochford
Centre half Eric Webber
Wing half George Smith
Wing half Bill Stroud
Outside right Eric Day
Centre forward Wilf Grant
Centre forward George Lewis
Winger Don Roper
Inside forward Jack Bradley