Match No. 5 - Saturday, 4th March 1876, 3:30pm

  • Billy Muir MacKinnon, 8'
  • Henry McNiel c11'
  • Thomas Highet, 35'
    • GK
    • Alexander McGeoch  
    • FB
    • Joe Taylor (c) 
    • FB
    • John Hunter  
    • HB
    • Alexander McLintock  
    • HB
    • Alexander Kennedy  
    • F
    • Henry McNiel  
    • F
    • Billy Muir MacKinnon  
    • F
    • Thomas Highet  
    • F
    • William Miller  
    • F
    • John Ferguson  
    • F
    • John Baird  

Notes

  • Match InfoThe first match which included a half time interval. Previously teams changed ends after each goal.
  • UmpiresUmpires were Francis Arthur Marindin (England) & J.C. Mackay (Scotland).
  • Player MilestoneArthur Savage's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneFred Green's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneEdgar Field's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneErnest Bambridge's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneBeaumont Jarrett's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneArthur Cursham's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneFrank Heron's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneCharles Eastlake Smith's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneWalter Buchanan's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Maynard's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneHubert Heron's 1st Captaincy

Sources

  • Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser "International Football match at Glasgow", Monday 6th March 1876, page 8
  • Sheffield Daily Telegraph "Football. England v Scotland", Monday 6th March 1876, page 4
  • Sheffield Independent "The International Football Match", Monday 6th March 1876, page 4
  • Association Football in Victorian England by Philip Gibbons (Minerva Press 2001) page 46.

Managers

  •  England - Committee
  •  Scotland - Committee

Referee

  •  Wliiam C Mitchell

Attendance

  • 15,000

Half Time Score

  • Scotland 3 - 0 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 2nd   1
  •  Scotland - 1st