Sheffield United v Southampton 1-1 (English FA Cup Final, April 19, 1902)

April 19, 1902
Match: English FA Cup, Final, at Crystal Palace, kick-off: 15:30.
Sheffield United – Southampton 1-1 (0-0).
Attendance: 76,914; gate receipts: £2,895 8s. 10d.
Referee: Mr. T. Kirkham,
Sheffield United (2-3-5): Bill Foulke, Harry Thickett, Peter Boyle, Harry Johnson, Bernard Wilkinson, Ernest Needham (C), Walter Bennett, Alf Common, George Hedley, Fred Priest, Bert Lipsham.
Southampton (2-3-5): Jack Robinson, Charles Burgess Fry, George Molyneux, Sammy Meston, Tommy Bowman, Bert Lee, Archie Turner, Harry Wood (C), Albert Brown, Edgar Chadwick, Joe Turner.
The goals: 1-0 Common (55 min.), 1-1 Wood (8 min.).

Images from The Tatler: April 23, 1902.
A magnificent save by Jack Robinson, the Southampton goalkeeper, who played in the match while suffering from an attack of influenza.


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