Southern League Division One
Saturday, September 24, 1898

Millwall Athletic Swindon Town
J.Calvey, P.Turnbull
HT: 1-1 J.Sharples
Attendance:  6,000   Referee:  Sgt. Barrow


1
ALLEN
2
BURGESS
3
GOW
4
CRAWFORD
5
STEWART
6
MILLAR
7
DUFF
8
CALVEY
9
GETTINS
10
TURNBULL
11
GEDDES
1
BOULTON
2
SHUTT
3
MILLS
4
HENDERSON
5
LOGAN
6
SMITH
7
SHARPLES
8
COUPAR
9
LITTLE
10
MORRIS
11
KIRTON

Lineups
 
W. ALLEN
                 
Tom BOULTON
 
 
Charles BURGESS
                 
Jack SHUTT
 
 
Donald GOW  
                 
Andrew MILLS
 
 
Gavin CRAWFORD
                 
George HENDERSON
 
 
Willie STEWART
                 
Neil LOGAN
 
 
Arthur MILLAR
                 
Alec SMITH
 
 
Hugh DUFF
               
James SHARPLES
 

 
Jack CALVEY  
               
Jimmy COUPAR
 

 
Joe GETTINS
                 
Tommy LITTLE
 
 
Peter TURNBULL
               
  Grenville MORRIS
 
 
Alf 'Jasper' GEDDES
                 
Jack KIRTON
 













Results on Saturday, September 24, 1898: League Table

 
  Brighton United 8 - 0 Royal Artillery  
  Gravesend United 1 - 2 Southampton  
  Millwall Athletic 2 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Tottenham Hotspur 7 - 1 Warmley  

Table as at Saturday, September 24, 1898:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 New Brompton 3 3 0 0 9 0
2 Swindon Town 4 3 0 1 15 5 3.00
3 Tottenham Hotspur 3 2 1 0 11 4 2.75
4 Southampton 3 2 0 1 6 4 1.50
5 Brighton United 4 2 0 2 11 8 1.38
6 Gravesend United 4 2 0 2 8 8 1.00
7 Millwall Athletic 2 1 1 0 3 2 1.50
8 Reading 4 1 1 2 5 10 0.50
9 Chatham 1 1 0 0 2 0
10 Bristol City 1 0 1 0 1 1 1.00
11 Bedminster 2 0 1 1 2 3 0.67
12 Royal Artillery 3 0 1 2 3 12 0.25
13 Sheppey United 3 0 0 3 2 7 0.29
14 Warmley 3 0 0 3 2 16 0.13

Key: Champions Test Match