Match No. 29 - Saturday, 5th February 1887

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    • GK
    • Shaw Gillespie  
    • RB
    • Fred Browne  
    • LB
    • William Fox  
    • HB
    • Archie Rosbotham  
    • HB
    • Billy Leslie  
    • HB
    • Billy Crone  
    • OR
    • Jim Allen  
    • IR
    • Johnny Gibb (c) 
    • CF
    • Olphie Stanfield  
    • IL
    • Jimmy Small  
    • OL
    • Nat Brown  

Notes

  • Hat-Trick: 1st hat-trick (6th overall). 25 minutes between first and third goals.
  • Player MilestoneBob Howarth's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneCharlie Mason's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneGeorge Haworth's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneTeddy Brayshaw's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneJimmy Sayer's Only Cap

Sources

  • The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade (Strategic Book Publishing and Rights co. 2013)
  • nifootball.blogspot.com

Managers

  •  England - Committee
  •  Ireland - Committee

Referee

  •  Alexander Hunter

Attendance

  • 6,000

Half Time Score

  • England 4 - 0 Ireland

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 2nd   0
  •  Ireland - 6th