Saturday 9 April 1898 at Molineux (Att 3,500)
Wolves (1) 2 (McMain*, McMain*): Baddeley, Davies, Blackett, Griffiths, Owen, Fleming, Greatwich, J.Smith, McMain, W.Smith, Miller.
Bolton Wanderers (0) 0: Lee, Somerville, Lockhart, Paton, Brown, Freebairn, Thomson, Gilligan, Cassidy, Nicoll, Jack.
International: Wolves were missing both Billy Beats and Harry Wood as they were away helping the Football League against the Scottish League at Perry Bar. Beats scored the only goal for the English League side.
Landmark: Frank Greatwich and Jack Smith of Wolves and Bolton’s George Lockhart were all making their League debuts.