Match No. 36 - Saturday, 2nd March 1889

    • GK
    • Bill RowleyStoke City, 1st of 2 caps
      23 years, 3 months, 20 days
    • RB
    • Tommy ClareStoke City, 1st of 4 caps
      23 years, 11 month, 21 day
    • CH
    • David WeirBolton, 1st of 2 caps
      25 years, 8 months, 25 days
    • LH
    • Alf SheltonNotts County, 1st of 6 caps
      23 years, 5 months, 21 day
    • OR
    • Joe LofthouseAccrington FC, 6th of 7 caps
      23 years, 10 months, 18 days
    • IR
    • Frank BurtonNotts Forest, Only Cap
      23 years, 11 month, 15 days
    • CF
    • John BrodieWolves, 1st of 3 caps
      26 years, 6 months, 3 days
      (c)1st captaincy
    • IL
    • Harry DaftNotts County, 1st of 5 caps
      22 years, 10 months, 27 days
    • OL
    • Jack YatesBurnley, Only Cap
      28 years, 1 month, 30 days
  • James Wilton, 10'
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    • GK
    • John ClugstonWilliam John Clugston.
      Born 11th Aug 1869, Belfast.
    • RB
    • Manliffe GoodbodyManliffe Francis Goodbody.
      Born 20th Nov 1868, Dublin.
    • LB
    • Jimmy WatsonJames Watson.
      Date of birth unknown.
    • HB
    • Alex CrawfordS. Alexander Crawford.
      Born 1869, Belfast.
    • HB
    • Archie RosbothamAlexander Rosbotham.
      Date of birth unknown.
    • HB
    • Sam CookeSamuel Cooke.
      Date of birth unknown.
    • OR
    • Arthur GaussenArthur David Ash Gaussen.
      Date of birth unknown, Co Londonderry.
    • IR
    • Olphie StanfieldOlphert Martin Stanfield.
      Born 26th Feb 1869, Corcreaney.
      (c)
    • CF
    • Jack BarryJohn Barry.
      Born 18th Dec 1861, Belfast.
    • IL
    • James WiltonCaptain Sir James McElmunn Wilton.
      Born 1872, Londonderry.
    • OL
    • John PedenJohn Peden.
      Born 12th Jul 1863, Maze, Lisburn.

Notes

  • Hat-Trick: Jack Yates1st hat-trick (8th overall).
  • Player MilestoneBill Rowley's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneTommy Clare's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneAlbert James Aldridge's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneCharles Wreford-Brown's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneDavid Weir's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneAlf Shelton's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneFrank Burton's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneJohn Brodie's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneHarry Daft's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneJack Yates' Only Cap
  • Goal MilestoneAlf Shelton's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneJack Yates' 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneJohn Brodie's 1st Goal

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

Referee

  • Wales Alfred Owen Davies

Attendance

  • 6,500

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, gaining 1 ranking points to 1989 points England - 2nd
  • Ireland - 4th