League matches

Sunderland v Sheffield United 0-1 (League match: February 27, 1897)

February 27, 1897
Match: Football League, First Division, at Newcastle Road.
Sunderland – Sheffield United 0-1 (0-1).
Attendance: 6,000.
Sunderland (2-3-5): Ned Doig, Robert McNeill, Donald Gow, Matt Ferguson, William Dunlop, Hugh Wilson, James Gillespie, Hugh Morgan, John Middleton Campbell, Jimmy Hannah, Bob Johnstone.
Sheffield United (2-3-5): Bill Foulke, Harry Thickett, Bob Cain, Rab Howell, Tom Morren, Ernest Needham, Walter Bennett, James Draper, George Walls, Jack Almond, Fred Priest.
The goal: 0-1 Almond.

John Middleton Campbell, Sunderland F.C. (Exeter and Plymouth Gazette: January 16, 1894):


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