Saturday 2 April 1898 at Molineux (Att 4,000)
Wolves (2) 3 (Beats*, Wood*, Wood*p) : Harris, Tuft, Blackett, Griffiths, Owen, Fleming, Chadburn, Wood, Beats, W.Smith, Miller.
Blackburn Rovers (0) 2 (Booth*, Proudfoot*) : Carter, Brandon, Mills, Killean, Booth, Chambers, Briercliffe, Hulse, Proudfoot, Wilkie, Campbell.
Goals: Wolves first two goals came in the space of just two minutes.
Injury: Blackburn played the whole of the second-half as Ben Hulse was injured in the first forty-five minutes.
Landmark: George Harris and Walter Tuft both make their League debuts.
Newspaper: Some reports state that Billy Smith scored Wolves third and John Campbell hit Blackburn’s second.