The Results Archive
Including 1,022,055 match results over 138 seasons
HMS Victorious runs aground whilst entering Port Said. Aston Villa completed the double in 1897 winning the FA Cup as well as the league title. The battleship USS Maine sinks in Havana harbour following an explosion. The Treaty of Constantinople in December 1897 brings the Greco-Turkish war to an end. British forces mount the Tirah campaign in November 1897 as part of the ongoing Indian frontier war. Emile Zola is imprisoned in Paris for accusing the government of anti-Semitism and the incorrect imprisonment of Alfred Dreyfus. The US Congress announces in April 1898 that a state of war exists between the United States and Spain. London begins to have licensed taxi cabs in December 1897. Settlers begin to rush to the Klondyke where gold has been discovered in large quantities. Aston Villa retain the league title in April 1897.
League Cup
5QR   5Q   PR   1Q   2Q   3Q   4Q   R1   R2   R3   F  
Saturday 26 February 1898
Bolton Wanderers0 - 0Southampton
Burnley1 - 3Everton
Derby County1 - 1Liverpool
West Bromwich Albion2 - 3Nottingham Forest
Wednesday 2 March 1898
Liverpool1 - 5Derby County
Southampton4 - 0Bolton Wanderers