Sunderland (a) 1897/98

Saturday 11 September 1897 at Newcastle Road (Att 15,000)
Wolves (1) 2 (McMain*, Beats*): Baddeley, Eccles, Blackett, Griffiths, Owen, Fleming, Tonks, McMain, Beats, Wood, Miller.
Sunderland (1) 3 (Wilson*, Brown 46, Morgan*): Doig, Bach, McNeill, Ferguson, McAlister, Wilson, Bradshaw, Leslie, Brown, Morgan, Chalmers.

Order of Goals: s,W,s,W,s.
Position: 3rd.