Saturday, November 24 – 1900
Match: Football League, First Division, at St. James’s Park, kick-off: 14:25.
Newcastle United – Liverpool 1-1 (1-1).
Referee: Mr. Arthur Kingscott; linesmen: Messrs. Piercey and Glass.
Newcastle United (2-3-5): Matt Kingsley, Ned Allen, Dave Gardner, Thomas Ghee, Andrew Aitken, Jack Carr, Tommy Niblo, Alec Gardner, Jock Peddie, Sandy MacFarlane, James Laidlaw.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Bill Perkins, Tom J. Robertson, Billy Dunlop, Charlie Wilson, Alex Raisbeck, William Goldie, Tom Robertson, Johnny Walker, Sam Raybould, Charles Satterthwaite, John Cox.
The goals: 1-0 Laidlow (5 min.), 1-1 Cox (15 min.).
The Liverpool goals:
* Liverpool eventually went down in fine style, and COX receiving completely beat Kingsley, thus equalising the scores.
** Note there are different opinions on who played right full-back for Newcastle United. Online sources and Sunderland Daily Echo goes with Ned Allen, while Liverpool Mercury claim Charles Burgess played.