Match No. 6 - Saturday, 3rd March 1877, 3:00pm

  • John Ferguson 25?
  • James Richmond 48?
  • John Ferguson 69?
    • GK
    • Alexander McGeoch  
    • FB
    • Robert W Neill  
    • FB
    • Tom Vallance  
    • HB
    • Charles Campbell (c) 
    • HB
    • James Phillips  
    • F
    • James Richmond  
    • F
    • Billy Muir MacKinnon  
    • F
    • John McGregor  
    • F
    • John McDougall  
    • F
    • John Smith  
    • F
    • John Ferguson  

Notes

  • UmpiresThe umpires were William Dick for Scotland and Hurbert Heron for England.
  • Disallowed GoalAccording to the Glasgow Herald "...[at the score of 3-1, an England goal was] after some little altercation, disallowed on the ground that the ball had not been thrown in straight from touch. A free-kick was given to Scotland...".
  • Player MilestoneMonty Betts' Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Lindsay's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneLindsay Bury's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Rawson's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneAlfred Lyttelton's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneCecil Wingfield-Stratford's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneJohn Bain's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneBilly Mosforth's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneAlfred Lyttelton's 1st Goal
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Rawson's 1st Captaincy

Sources

  • The Times "Sporting Intelligence", Monday 5th March 1877, Page 8
  • Morning Post "Football. England v Scotland", Monday 5th March 1877, page 2
  • Glasgow Herald "Scotland and England", Monday 5th March 1877, page 5
  • Association Football in Victorian England by Philip Gibbons (Minerva Press 2001) page 48.

Managers

  •  England - Committee
  •  Scotland - Committee

Referee

  •  Robert AMM Ogilvie

Attendance

  • 2,000

Half Time Score

  • England 0 - 1 Scotland

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 2nd   0
  •  Scotland - 1st