1892–93 Newcastle United F.C. season

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Newcastle United
1892–93 season
Stadium St James' Park
Northern League 2nd
FA Cup First Round
Top goalscorer League: Jock Sorley (7)
All: Jock Sorley & Willie Thompson (7)
Highest home attendance 4,000
(vs. Middlesbrough twice)
Lowest home attendance 2,000
(vs. Darlington)
Average home league attendance 3,000
Home colours

The 1892–93 season was the first season in the history of Newcastle United after the merger of Newcastle East End and Newcastle West End. The club started the season as Newcastle East End, taking the name Newcastle United during December. They participated in the Northern League, the only season they have not competed in The Football League, finishing in second place behind Middlesbrough Ironopolis. They also competed in the FA Cup, but lost in the first round to Middlesbrough.

Appearances and goals[edit]

Pos. Name League FA Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
GK England David Whitton 10 0 1 0 11 0
DF England Harry Jeffrey 7 0 1 0 8 0
DF Scotland James Miller 10 0 1 0 11 0
DF Peter Watson 3 0 0 0 3 0
MF Scotland Robert Crielly 9 1 1 0 10 1
MF Scotland William Graham 10 2 1 0 11 2
MF Scotland Joseph McKane 7 0 1 0 8 0
FW John Barker 1 0 0 0 1 0
FW Scotland James Collins 10 1 1 0 11 1
FW Scotland Thomas Crate 9 2 0 0 9 2
FW England Harry Reay 9 4 1 1 10 5
FW Scotland Jock Sorley 8 7 1 0 9 7
FW England Willie Thompson 8 6 1 1 9 7
FW Scotland Joseph Wallace 8 6 1 0 9 6

Competitions[edit]

  Win   Draw   Loss

League[edit]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Result 1–5 3–1 5–0 2–3 7–0 5–1 1–2 5–2 1–1 0–4
Position 3rd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd

FA Cup[edit]

Match 1
Result 2–3

Friendlies[edit]

Match 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Result 0–1 2–2 4–1 2–1 1–3 1–0 7–0 2–0 4–1 2–2 2–1 0–1 8–1 4–2 4–0 3–1 2–3 3–1
Match 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36
Result 9–1 3–2 1–6 3–4 6–1 3–1 4–1 3–2 5–0 3–3 0–0 0–4 7–2 2–5 5–0 1–0 5–3 5–0

Matches[edit]

League[edit]

* Newcastle played this game with ten men, as Joseph McKane missed the train and failed to turn up. The match was also delayed by 45 minutes as the rest of the team arrived late.[1]

FA Cup[edit]

Friendlies[edit]

References[edit]

  • Joannou, Paul (2011). Newcastle United: The Ultimate Record 1881-2011. N Publishing. ISBN 978-0-9568156-0-6. 

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