FA Cup matches

Derby County v Newton Heath 2-0 (FA Cup: February 27, 1897)

February 27, 1897
Match: FA Cup, Third Round, at Baseball Ground.
Derby County – Newton Heath 2-0 (2-0).
Attendance: 13,000 (including 1,000 away supporters); gate receipts: £431 16s. 3d.
Referee: Mr. J. Tomlinson; linesmen: Messrs. J.E. Carpenter and J. Nicholson.
Derby County (2-3-5): Jack Robinson, Jimmy Methven, Joe Leiper, Jack Cox, Archie Goodall, Jimmy Turner, John Goodall, Steve Bloomer, John Miller, Willie Fisher, Hugh McQueen.
Newton Heath (2-3-5): Frank Barrett, Harry Stafford, Walter Cartwright, Billy Draycott, Caesar Jenkyns, James McNaught, Willie Bryant, Bobby Donaldson, Henry Boyd, Matt Gillespie, Joseph Cassidy.
The goals: 1-0 Bloomer (3 min.), 2-0 McQueen (6 min.).

John Goodall, Derby County (Lloyd’s Weekly News: April 2, 1893):


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