Finlay Speedie

Date of birth18 August 1880
Place of birthDumbarton
NationalityScottish
PositionInside forward

A regular in his first season at St James' Park when Newcastle clinched the Football League title, Finlay's contribution was even more valuable as he played in a wide variety of positions. He also played in the 1908 FA Cup Final defeat by Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1906-07 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1906-07 Newcastle United League Division One 27
10
1907-08 Newcastle United FA Cup 6
1
1907-08 Newcastle United League Division One 25
3


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
29 Sep 1906 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 5-1 League Division One
06 Oct 1906 Bury v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division One
20 Oct 1906 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United W 0-3 League Division One
17 Nov 1906 Newcastle United v Liverpool W 2-0 League Division One
24 Nov 1906 Bristol City v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
01 Dec 1906 Newcastle United v Notts County W 4-3 League Division One
08 Dec 1906 Sheffield United v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
15 Dec 1906 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers W 4-0 League Division One
22 Dec 1906 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 1-3 League Division One
25 Dec 1906 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United L 4-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1906 Stoke v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
01 Jan 1907 Newcastle United v Derby County W 2-0 League Division One
05 Jan 1907 Newcastle United v Birmingham City W 2-0 League Division One
12 Jan 1907 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace L 0-1 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
19 Jan 1907 Everton v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division One
26 Jan 1907 Newcastle United v Woolwich Arsenal W 1-0 League Division One
02 Feb 1907 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 5-0 League Division One
09 Feb 1907 Newcastle United v Bury W 3-2 League Division One
16 Feb 1907 Manchester City v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
23 Feb 1907 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough W 4-0 League Division One
02 Mar 1907 Preston North End v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
20 Mar 1907 Sunderland v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
23 Mar 1907 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 4-1 League Division One
30 Mar 1907 Newcastle United v Bristol City W 3-0 League Division One
01 Apr 1907 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 3-1 League Division One
06 Apr 1907 Notts County v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
13 Apr 1907 Newcastle United v Sheffield United D 0-0 League Division One
20 Apr 1907 Bolton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 4-2 League Division One
07 Sep 1907 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United L 3-1 League Division One
14 Sep 1907 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 1-0 League Division One
21 Sep 1907 Bristol City v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
23 Sep 1907 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
28 Sep 1907 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 3-0 League Division One
12 Oct 1907 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 1-6 League Division One
19 Oct 1907 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
26 Oct 1907 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers W 3-0 League Division One
09 Nov 1907 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers W 3-0 League Division One
14 Dec 1907 Liverpool v Newcastle United W 1-5 League Division One
21 Dec 1907 Sunderland v Newcastle United W 2-4 League Division One
25 Dec 1907 Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
28 Dec 1907 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough D 1-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1908 Sheffield United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
04 Jan 1908 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 2-1 League Division One
11 Jan 1908 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 2-0 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
25 Jan 1908 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
01 Feb 1908 Newcastle United v West Ham United W 2-0 FA Cup 2nd round
08 Feb 1908 Manchester United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
22 Feb 1908 Newcastle United v Liverpool W 3-1 FA Cup 3rd round
07 Mar 1908 Newcastle United v Grimsby Town W 5-1 FA Cup Quarter-final
14 Mar 1908 Newcastle United v Bury W 3-0 League Division One
21 Mar 1908 Birmingham City v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
28 Mar 1908 Newcastle United v Fulham W 6-0 FA Cup Semi-final
04 Apr 1908 Everton v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
08 Apr 1908 Newcastle United v Aston Villa L 2-5 League Division One
11 Apr 1908 Newcastle United v Liverpool W 3-1 League Division One
17 Apr 1908 Newcastle United v Woolwich Arsenal W 2-1 League Division One
18 Apr 1908 Newcastle United v Sunderland L 1-3 League Division One
20 Apr 1908 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
25 Apr 1908 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 3-1 FA Cup Final


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1902-03 Scotland British Home Championship 3
2
1902-03 Scotland Ibrox Disaster Fund 1
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
09 Aug 1902 Ireland v Scotland W 0-3 Ibrox Disaster Fund
09 Mar 1903 Wales v Scotland W 0-1 British Home Championship
21 Mar 1903 Scotland v Ireland L 0-2 British Home Championship
04 Apr 1903 England v Scotland W 1-2 British Home Championship


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.