Match No. 2 - Saturday, 8th March 1873, 3:00pm

  • Henry Renny-Tailyour 15' ?
  • William Gibb, 20'
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    • GK
    • Robert Gardner (c)
    • LB
    • William Ker
    • RB
    • Joseph Taylor
    • HB
    • William Gibb
    • HB
    • Robert Smith
    • F
    • Billy MacKinnon
    • F
    • Henry Renny-Tailyour
    • F
    • Arthur Kinnaird
    • F
    • John Blackburn
    • F
    • James Thomson
    • F
    • David Wotherspoon

Notes

  • Match InfoTeams changed ends after each goal but not at half time.
  • UmpiresUmpires were CW Alcock for England & A Rae for Scotland. Referee T Lloyd.
  • Player MilestoneAlexander Morten's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneErnest Harwood Greenhalgh's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneLeonard Howell's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneAlfred Goodwyn's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneRobert Vidal's Only Cap
  • Player MilestonePelham George von Donop's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Clegg's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneAlexander Bonsor's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Kenyon-Slaney's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneHubert Heron's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneWilliam Kenyon-Slaney's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneAlexander Bonsor's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneCharley Chenery's 1st Goal

Sources

  • London Evening Standard "England v Scotland (Association)", Saturday 8th March 1873, page 3
  • Press Association "The International Football (Association) Match. England v Scotland.", Monday 10th March 1873, page 3
  • Manchester Evening News "International Football Match", Monday 10th March 1873, page 4
  • The Morning Post "International Football Match", Monday 10th March 1873, page 3
  • Bell's Life in London and Sporting Chronicle "The International Football Match", Monday 10th March 1873
  • Association Football in Victorian England by Philip Gibbons (Minerva Press 2001) page 37.
  • The Observer "England against Scotland", Sunday, 9th March 1873, page 5
  • Glasgow Herald "The International Football Match", Monday, 10th March 1873, page 5.

Managers

Referee

  • Theodore Lloyd

Attendance

  • Upwards of 3,000

ELO Rankings

  • England - 1st
  • Scotland - 2nd