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

  • Henry Renny-Tailyour 15?
  • William Gibb, 20'
  •  
  •  
    • GK
    • Robert W Gardner (c) 
    • LB
    • William Kerr  
    • RB
    • Joe Taylor  
    • HB
    • William Gibb  
    • HB
    • Robert Smith  
    • F
    • Billy Muir MacKinnon  
    • F
    • Henry Renny-Tailyour  
    • F
    • Arthur Kinnaird  
    • F
    • John Blackburn  
    • F
    • James J Thomson  
    • F
    • David N 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 MilestoneCharles 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
  • 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.

Managers

  •  England - Committee
  •  Scotland - Committee

Referee

  •  Theodore Lloyd

Attendance

  • Upwards of 3,000

Half Time Score

  • England 3 - 2 Scotland

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 1st   0
  •  Scotland - 2nd