March 15, 1879
Match: Earl of Wharncliffe Charity Cup, second replay, at Bramall Lane, kick-off: 14:40.
The Wednesday – Heeley 3-2 (2-1).
Referee: Mr. W.P. Dix; umpires: Messrs.: R.W. Dickinson and J. Griffith.
The Wednesday (2-2-6): Fred Stacey, Ted Buttery, W.H. Stacey (C), Tom Buttery, C.L. Stratford, A. Woodcock, G. Anthony, J. Bishop, J. Bingley, W.E. Clegg, John Charles Clegg.
Heeley (2-2-6): H.N. Moss, R. Barringham, W. Moss, Jack Hunter (C), T.A. Tomlinson, J. Tomlinson, H. Barber, S. Scaife, T.H. Sorby, J. Wild, P. Andrews.
The goals: 1-0 Woodcock, 1-1 Sorby, 2-1 Woodcock, 3-1 Woodcock, 3-2 Own goal (F. Stacey).