Match No. 155 - Saturday, 21st May 1927

  • Adolphe Hubert, 12'
  • Léon Lefèvre, 13'
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    • GK
    • Henri ScharryHenri Scharry.
      Born 10th Dec 1904.
    • RB
    • Nicky KirschNicolas Kirsch.
      Born 24th Aug 1901.
      (c)
    • LB
    • Émile KolbÉmile Kolb.
      Born 3rd Jun 1902.
    • HB
    • Joseph FischerJoseph Fischer.
      Born 24th Feb 1909.
    • HB
    • Jos KoetzJoseph Koetz.
      Born 29th May 1897.
    • HB
    • Pierre KremerPierre Kremer.
      Born 4th Feb 1900.
    • OR
    • Adolphe HubertAdolphe Hubert.
      Born 14th Dec 1907.
    • IR
    • Mathias BeckerMathias Becker.
      Born 4th Feb 1907, Luxembourg City.
    • CF
    • Jos KirpesJoseph Kirpes.
      Born 10th Jun 1906, Esch-sur-Alzette.
    • IL
    • Jean-Pierre WeisgerberJean-Pierre Weisgerber.
      Born 28th Mar 1905, Esch-sur-Alzette.
    • OL
    • Léon LefèvreLéon Lefèvre.
      Born 28th Nov 1904.
    • GK
    • Jack BrownSheffield Wed, 4th of 6 caps
      28 years, 2 months, 2 days
    • RB
    • Roy GoodallHuddersfield, 4th of 25 caps
      24 years, 4 months, 21 day
    • LB
    • Taffy JonesBlackburn, 3rd of 6 caps
      30 years, 8 months, 18 days
    • CH
    • Fred KeanSheffield Wed, 7th of 9 caps
      28 years, 5 months, 11 day
      (c)1st captaincy
    • LH
    • Sid BishopLeicester, 3rd of 4 caps
      27 years, 3 months, 11 day
    • OR
    • Bob KellyHuddersfield, 13th of 14 caps
      33 years, 6 months, 5 days
    • IR
    • George BrownHuddersfield, 5th of 9 caps
      23 years, 10 months, 29 days
    • CF
    • Dixie DeanEverton, 4th of 16 caps
      20 years, 3 months, 30 days
    • IL
    • Arthur RigbyBlackburn, 3rd of 5 caps
      26 years, 11 month, 14 days
    • OL
    • Louis PageBurnley, 4th of 7 caps
      28 years, 1 month, 25 days

Notes

  • Hat-Trick: Dixie Dean2nd hat-trick (26th overall). Second player to score two consecutive hat-tricks. 54 minutes between first and third goals.
  • Goal MilestoneDixie Dean's 10th Goal
  • Goal MilestoneSid Bishop's 1st Goal

Sources

  • Athletic News "Brilliant march of triumph on the Continent after early shocks at Luxembourg", Monday 30th May 1927, page 9.
  • The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade (Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co. 2013)

Managers

Referee

  • Belgium Paul Putz

Attendance

  • 3,789

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, gaining 2 ranking points to 1886 points England - 8th
  • Luxembourg - 55th