Match No. 20 - Saturday, 23rd February 1884

  • Billy McWha, 88'
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    • GK
    • Bob Hunter  
    • RB
    • Matt Wilson  
    • LB
    • Billy Crone  
    • HB
    • Jack Hastings  
    • HB
    • Tom Molyneux  
    • LW
    • Alex Dill  
    • LW
    • Ernie Spiller  
    • CF
    • Billy McWha  
    • CF
    • Sam Johnston  
    • RW
    • Jack Davison (c) 
    • RW
    • Arthur Gaussen  

Notes

  • Goal TimesThe further sequence of goal scorers and times is unknown.
  • Player InjuryCharlie Bambridge retired after 75 mins due to injury, England played on with 10 men.
  • UmpiresN.L. Jackson (England), R.M. Kennedy (Ireland)
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Rose's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneJoe Beverley's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneArthur Bambridge's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneEdward Johnson's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneHarry Cursham's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneEdward Johnson's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneArthur Bambridge's 1st Goal

Sources

  • The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade (Strategic Book Publishing and Rights co. 2013)
  • nifootball.blogspot.co.uk

Managers

  •  England - Committee
  •  Ireland - Committee

Referee

  •  Thomas Lawrie

Attendance

  • 3,000

Half Time Score

  • Ireland 0 - 4 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 2nd   0
  •  Ireland - 4th