Match No. 223 - Saturday, 15th April 1939

    • James Dougall, 20'
    •  
    •  
    • GK
    • James Dawson  
    • RB
    • James Carabine  
    • LB
    • George Cummings  
    • HB
    • Bill Shankly  
    • HB
    • Robert Baxter  
    • HB
    • Alexander McNab  
    • OR
    • Alexander McSpadyen  
    • IR
    • Thomas Walker  
    • CF
    • James Dougall (c) 
    • IL
    • Alexander Venters  
    • OL
    • John Milne  

Notes

  • Match Info:  The attendance for this match failed by 138 to beat the world record set in the same fixture two years previously. However, it still can be ranked as the second largest crowd to watch an international match in Europe.
  • Weather:  Conditions were so atrocious both teams wore new shirts for the second half, England borrowing theirs from Queen's Park.
  • Player Milestone:  Pat Beasley's 1st Cap
  • Goal Milestone:  Pat Beasley's 1st Goal

Sources

  • The Times "England's success at Glasgow", Monday 17th April 1939, Page 5