Southern League Division One
Saturday, January 15, 1898

Millwall Athletic Swindon Town
M.Whelan, A.Geddes, F.Morrison, J.Calvey
HT: 1-0 T.Anthony, G.Morris
Attendance:  3,000   Referee:  E.E. Stuart


1
MOORE
2
ROBSON
3
DAVIS
4
DEVLIN
5
MORRISON
6
KING
7
WHELAN
8
CALVEY
9
GETTINS
10
DAVIES
11
GEDDES
1
COOK
2
SHUTT
3
MELLARS
4
BOGGIE
5
MUNRO
6
ALMOND
7
RICHARDSON
8
ANTHONY
9
BELL
10
MORRIS
11
WILSON

Lineups
 
Tommy MOORE
                 
Jimmy COOK
 
 
David ROBSON
                 
Jack SHUTT
 
 
W. DAVIS
                 
Billy MELLARS
 
 
Jimmy DEVLIN
                 
Alec BOGGIE
 
 
Frank MORRISON
               
Jimmy MUNRO
 
 
D. KING
                 
James ALMOND
 
 
Micky WHELAN
               
Georgie RICHARDSON
 

 
Jack CALVEY  
             
Tommy ANTHONY
 

 
Joe GETTINS
                 
Jock BELL
 
 
Joe DAVIES  
               
  Grenville MORRIS
 
 
Alf 'Jasper' GEDDES
               
Tom WILSON
 













Results on Saturday, January 15, 1898: League Table

 
  Bristol City 5 - 2 Southampton  
  Millwall Athletic 4 - 2 Swindon Town  
  Tottenham Hotspur 4 - 0 Northfleet  

Table as at Saturday, January 15, 1898:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Bristol City 13 7 5 1 41 24 1.71 19 
2 Southampton 11 9 0 2 27 11 2.45 18 
3 Reading 11 7 2 2 23 11 2.09 16 
4 Chatham 12 7 2 3 31 18 1.72 16 
5 Tottenham Hotspur 11 5 3 3 25 15 1.67 13 
6 New Brompton 11 5 2 4 18 13 1.38 12 
7 Gravesend United 12 4 4 4 16 17 0.94 12 
8 Sheppey United 12 5 1 6 21 27 0.78 11 
9 Millwall Athletic 12 4 0 8 27 26 1.04
10 Swindon Town 12 3 2 7 16 29 0.55
11 Wolverton London and North Western Railway 13 2 1 10 21 53 0.40
12 Northfleet 10 1 0 9 9 31 0.29

Key: Champions Test Match