Saturday 25 January 1896 at Molineux (Att 4,000)
Wolves (3) 7 (Henderson 25, Beats 30, Wood 32, Beats 50, Black*, Wood 65, Malpass*): Rose, Baugh, Dunn, Griffiths, Malpass, Owen, Tonks, Henderson, Beats, Wood, Black.
Small Heath (1) 2 (Wheldon*, Mobley*): Roach, Lester, Olivers, Ollis, Haynes, Fraser, Adlington, Walton, Mobley, Bruce, Wheldon.
Referee: Mr A. Sutcliffe (Burnley).
Order of Goals: s,W,W,W,W,W,W,W,s.
Newspaper: Some reports state Billy Owen netted Wolves sixth and Fred Wheldon netted both for the Heathens.