Match No. 4 - Saturday, 6th March 1875, 3:20pm

  • Henry McNeil, 35'
  • Peter Andrews, 75'
    • GK
    • Robert Gardner
    • FB
    • John Hunter
    • FB
    • Joseph Taylor (c)
    • HB
    • Sandy Kennedy
    • HB
    • Alex McLintock
    • F
    • Jerry Weir
    • F
    • Billy MacKinnon
    • F
    • Henry McNeil
    • F
    • Thomas Highet
    • F
    • Peter Andrews
    • F
    • John McPherson

Notes

  • Match InfoThere was no half time interval. Teams changed ends after each goal.
  • UmpiresUmpires were Francis Arthur Marindin (England) & J.C. Mackay (Scotland).
  • England KeeperFor reasons unknown, goalkeeper William Carr arrived late at the ground, 15 minutes after kick-off. England were playing with ten men until he joined. Bonsor tended goal.
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Carr's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneEdward Haygarth's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneFrancis Birley's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Rawson's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestonePelham George von Donop's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneCharles Alcock's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneHerbert Rawson's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneAlexander Bonsor's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneRichard Geaves' Only Cap
  • Goal MilestoneAlexander Bonsor's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneCharles Alcock's 1st Goal

Sources

  • The Morning Post "England v Scotland", Monday 8th March 1875, page 2
  • Glasgow Herald "International Football Match - England v Scotland", Monday 8th March 1875, page 5
  • Association Football in Victorian England by Philip Gibbons (Minerva Press 2001) page 44.
  • The Observer "Football Yesterday - England v Scotland", Sunday 7th March 1875, page 6.
  • The Standard "Football - England v Scotland", Monday 8th March 1975, page 2.

Managers

Referee

  • Alfred E Stair

Attendance

  • 2,000

ELO Rankings

  • England - 1st
  • Scotland - 2nd