1898–99 Newcastle United F.C. season

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Newcastle United
1898–99 season
Manager Selection committee (overseen by Frank Watt)
Stadium St James' Park
Football League First Division 13th
FA Cup Second Round
Top goalscorer League: Jack Peddie (18)
All: Jack Peddie (20)
Highest home attendance 25,000
(vs. Aston Villa)
Lowest home attendance 6,000
(vs. Sheffield United)
Average home league attendance 16,709
Home colours

The 1898–99 season was Newcastle United's first season in the Football League First Division, the top flight of English football at the time. Newcastle finished the season in 13th place.

Appearances and goals[edit]

Pos. Name League FA Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
GK England Matt Kingsley 34 0 2 0 36 0
DF Scotland Jimmy Jackson 31 0 1 0 32 0
DF England Billy Lindsay 29 1 1 0 30 1
DF England Jim Lockley 1 0 0 0 1 0
MF Scotland Andy Aitken 26 4 2 0 28 4
MF England Ted Birnie 8 0 0 0 8 0
MF Scotland Thomas Ghee 32 0 2 0 34 0
MF England Willie Higgins 17 2 2 0 19 2
MF Scotland John Ostler 25 0 2 0 27 0
FW Scotland John Campbell 2 0 0 0 2 0
FW Scotland John Harvey 3 1 0 0 3 1
FW England Sandy MacFarlane 21 5 0 0 21 5
FW England Archie Mowatt 1 0 0 0 1 0
FW Scotland Tom Niblo 10 0 0 0 10 0
FW Scotland Jack Peddie 29 18 2 2 31 20
FW England Joe Rogers 27 8 2 0 29 8
FW Scotland Billy Reid 4 1 0 0 4 1
FW Scotland Jimmy Stevenson 24 7 2 0 26 7
FW England James Stott 28 0 2 0 30 0
FW Scotland Bill Smith 5 0 0 0 5 0
FW Scotland Willie Wardrope 24 2 2 0 26 2

Competitions[edit]

  Win   Draw   Loss

League[edit]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34
Result 2–4 0–3 1–2 0–0 2–2 1–1 1–2 1–2 1–1 0–1 3–0 0–2 4–1 1–3 3–0 2–4 2–2 3–2 0–1 0–0 2–2 1–3 3–0 4–1 2–0 2–1 0–1 0–0 2–0 0–2 2–3 1–0 3–1 0–1
Position 16th 18th 18th 18th 17th 18th 18th 18th 18th 18th 18th 18th 18th 18th 17th 17th 17th 17th 17th 16th 17th 17th 17th 16th 16th 13th 14th 15th 15th 15th 15th 15th 13th 13th

FA Cup[edit]

Match 1 2
Result 1–0 1–3

Friendlies[edit]

Match 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Result 1–1 6–2 4–4 2–0 1–4 4–1 4–3 12–2 1–3 2–1 0–2 2–2 4–1

Matches[edit]

League[edit]

FA Cup[edit]

Friendlies[edit]

External links[edit]