Match No. 222 - Wednesday, 16th November 1938

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    • GK
    • Jim Twomey  
    • RB
    • Bill Hayes  
    • LB
    • Billy Cook (c) 
    • HB
    • Tom Brolly  
    • HB
    • Walter McMillen  
    • HB
    • Bobby Browne  
    • OR
    • Davy Cochrane  
    • IR
    • Alex Stevenson  
    • CF
    • Harry Baird  
    • IL
    • Peter Doherty  
    • OL
    • Jackie Brown  

Notes

  • Hat-Trick: 1st hat-trick (33rd overall). 4 minutes between first and third goals which is still an international record. He added another two in the second half for good measure.
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Morris' 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneJoe Mercer's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneEric Stephenson's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneReg Smith's Last Cap

Sources

Managers

  •  England - Committee
  •  Ireland - Committee

Referee

  •  Peter Craigmyle

Attendance

  • 40,000

Half Time Score

  • England 4 - 0 Ireland

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 7th   0
  •  Ireland - 35th