Sunderland (a) 1890/91

Monday 15 September 1890 at Newcastle Road (Att 5,000)
Wolves (0) 4 (Thomson*, Bowdler*, Wykes*, Wood*): Rose, Baugh, C.Mason, Fletcher, Allen, Davies, Wykes, Booth, Thomson, Wood, Bowdler.
Sunderland (3) 3 (Gillespie*, Scott*, Scott*): Kirkley, Porteous, Oliver, Wilson, Auld, Spence, Harvey, Gillespie, Campbell, Scott, Hannah.

Landmark: Joe Davies makes his Football League debut.
Position: 3rd.