Saturday 13 November 1897 at Molineux (Att 6,000)
Wolves (2) 4 (Wood 20, Tonks*, Tonks*, Smith*): Baddeley, Eccles, Blackett, Griffiths, Owen, Fleming, Tonks, Wood, Beats, W.Smith, Miller.
Sunderland (2) 2 (Wilson*, Eccles*og): Doig, Bach, Boyle, Dunlop, McAlister, Wilson, Leslie, Ferguson, McIntosh, Morgan, Chalmers.
Order of Goals: s,W,s,W,W,W.
Newspaper: Some reports state that Billy Beats netted Wolves second and George Fleming the fourth. Also they state that Sunderland’s first goal was netted by Hugh Morgan.