Nottingham Forest v Derby County 3-1 (English FA Cup Final: April 16, 1898)

April 16, 1898
Match: English FA Cup, Final, at Crystal Palace, kick-off: 15:30.
Nottingham Forest – Derby County 3-1 (2-1).
Attendance: 62,017.
Referee: Mr. John Lewis.
Nottingham Forest (2-3-5): Dan Allsop, Archie Ritchie, Adam Scott, Frank Forman, John McPherson, Willie Wragg, Tom McInnes, Charles Richards, Len Benbow, Arthur Capes, Alf Spouncer.
Derby County (2-3-5): Jack Fryer, Jimmy Methven, Joe Leiper, Jack Cox, Archie Goodall, James Turner, John Goodall, Steve Bloomer, John Boag, Jimmy Stevenson, Hugh McQueen.
The goals: 1-0 Capes (19 min.), 1-1 Bloomer (30 min.), 2-1 Capes (42 min.), 3-1 McPherson (86 min.).


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