Date
Opponents
F
A
W
D
L
Scorers
Jimmy Whitehouse
Harry Wilkes
Billy George
Jimmy Cowan
Tommy Bowman
Jimmy Crabtree
Albert Evans
Howard Spencer
Charlie Aston
Bert Sharp
Edmund Strange
Bob Chatt
Fred Burton
Charlie Athersmith
Jack Sharp
Steve Smith
Jack Cowan
Howard Harvey
Jimmy Suddick
James Fisher
Billy Garraty
Jack Devey
Fred Wheldon
George Johnson
1 Sep 1897
H
Wednesday
5
2
W
Athersmith, Wheldon (3), Jack Cowan
GK
CB
M
FB
FB
F
W
W
F
F
F
4 Sep 1897
H
West Bromwich Albion
4
3
W
Wheldon (3), Fisher
GK
CB
M
FB
FB
F
W
W
F
F
F
11 Sep 1897
A
Notts County
3
3
W
Devey, Jimmy Cowan (2)
GK
CB
M
FB
FB
F
W
W
F
F
F
18 Sep 1897
H
Bury
3
1
W
Wheldon, Fisher (2)
GK
CB
M
FB
FB
F
W
W
F
F
F
25 Sep 1897
A
Blackburn Rovers
3
4
L
Wheldon (2) (pen), Jimmy Cowan
GK
CB
M
FB
FB
M
W
W
F
F
F
27 Sep 1897
A
Wednesday
0
3
L
GK
CB
M
FB
FB
F
W
W
F
F
F
2 Oct 1897
H
Bolton Wanderers
3
2
W
Wheldon, Jack Sharp (2)
GK
CB
FB
RB
F
M
W
W
W
F
F
9 Oct 1897
A
West Bromwich Albion
1
1
D
Jack Sharp
GK
CB
FB
RB
F
M
W
W
W
F
F
16 Oct 1897
H
Notts County
4
2
W
Devey, Wheldon, Jack Sharp (2)
GK
CB
M
FB
RB
M
W
W
W
F
F
23 Oct 1897
A
Sunderland
0
0
D
GK
CB
M
FB
RB
M
W
W
W
F
F
30 Oct 1897
H
Liverpool
3
1
W
Athersmith, Devey, Wheldon
GK
CB
M
FB
RB
M
W
W
W
F
F
6 Nov 1897
A
Preston North End
1
3
L
Fisher
GK
CB
M
FB
RB
M
W
W
W
F
F
13 Nov 1897
H
Everton
3
0
W
Wheldon (2) (pen), Jack Sharp
GK
CB
M
FB
RB
F
W
W
W
F
F
20 Nov 1897
A
Bolton Wanderers
0
2
L
GK
CB
M
FB
RB
F
W
W
F
F
F
27 Nov 1897
H
Sunderland
4
3
W
Wheldon (2) (pen), Harvey (2)
GK
CB
M
M
FB
RB
W
W
F
F
F
11 Dec 1897
H
Blackburn Rovers
5
1
W
Athersmith, Wheldon, Crabtree, Jimmy Cowan, Jack Cowan
GK
CB
M
M
FB
RB
W
W
F
F
F
18 Dec 1897
A
Stoke
0
0
D
GK
CB
M
M
FB
RB
W
W
F
F
F
25 Dec 1897
A
Everton
1
2
L
Wheldon
GK
CB
M
M
FB
RB
W
W
F
F
F
27 Dec 1897
A
Wolverhampton Wanderers
1
1
D
Athersmith
GK
CB
M
M
FB
RB
W
W
F
F
F
8 Jan 1898
A
Sheffield United
0
1
L
GK
CB
M
M
FB
RB
W
W
F
F
F
15 Jan 1898
H
Sheffield United
1
2
L
Wheldon (1) (pen)
GK
CB
M
M
FB
RB
W
W
F
F
F
22 Jan 1898
A
Derby County
1
3
L
Jack Sharp
GK
CB
M
M
FB
RB
W
W
W
F
F
29 Jan 1898
A
Derby County
0
1
FA
L
GK
CB
M
M
FB
RB
W
W
W
W
F
5 Feb 1898
H
Preston North End
4
0
W
Athersmith, Wheldon, Suddick, Jack Sharp
GK
CB
M
M
FB
F
W
W
W
F
F
5 Mar 1898
H
Derby County
4
1
W
Fisher, Smith, Jack Sharp (2)
GK
CB
M
M
FB
F
W
W
W
F
F
12 Mar 1898
A
Bury
2
1
W
Wheldon, Jack Sharp
GK
CB
M
M
FB
F
W
W
W
F
F
26 Mar 1898
A
Nottingham Forest
1
3
L
Wheldon
GK
CB
M
M
FB
F
W
W
W
F
F
2 Apr 1898
H
Stoke
1
1
D
Harvey
GK
M
FB
RB
M
F
W
W
F
F
CF
11 Apr 1898
H
Wolverhampton Wanderers
1
2
L
Wheldon
GK
CB
M
M
FB
F
W
W
W
F
F
16 Apr 1898
A
Liverpool
0
4
L
GK
M
FB
RB
M
F
W
W
F
F
CF
30 Apr 1898
H
Nottingham Forest
2
0
W
Smith, Johnson
GK
CB
FB
FB
F
M
W
W
F
F
F
Appearances
19
5
7
29
16
26
31
6
1
19
2
17
8
28
16
11
22
11
2
17
2
18
27
1
Date
V
Opponents
F
A
Comp
W
D
L
Scorers
Jimmy Whitehouse
Harry Wilkes
Billy George
Jimmy Cowan
Tommy Bowman
Jimmy Crabtree
Albert Evans
Howard Spencer
Charlie Aston
Bert Sharp
Edmund Strange
Bob Chatt
Fred Burton
Charlie Athersmith
Jack Sharp
Steve Smith
Jack Cowan
Howard Harvey
Jimmy Suddick
James Fisher
Billy Garraty
Jack Devey
Fred Wheldon
George Johnson