Match No. 76 - Saturday, 3rd May 1902

    • Robert Templeton, 3'
    • Ronald Orr, 28'
    •  
    • GK
    • Henry Rennie  
    • RB
    • Nicol Smith  
    • LB
    • Jock Drummond  
    • HB
    • Andy Aitken (c) 
    • HB
    • Alexander Raisbeck  
    • HB
    • John Robertson  
    • OR
    • Robert Templeton  
    • IR
    • Robert Walker  
    • CF
    • Robert McColl  
    • IL
    • Ronald Orr  
    • OL
    • Alexander Smith  

Notes

  • Match Info:  This was the replayed match of the Ibrox disaster on 5th April 1902 when 26 died & 587 were injured after part of the newly built West Tribune Stand collapsed due to heavy rainfall the previous night. The tragedy occurred after 51 minutes and declared void by the two Football Associations. All proceeds of the replayed match went to the disaster fund.
  • Player Milestone:  George Molyneux's 1st Cap
  • Player Milestone:  Albert Houlker's 1st Cap
  • Goal Milestone:  Albert Wilkes' 1st Goal
  • Player Milestone:  Steve Bloomer's 1st Captaincy

Sources

  • The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade