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

  • Henry McNiel 15?
  • Peter Andrews, 75'
    • GK
    • Robert W Gardner  
    • FB
    • John Hunter  
    • FB
    • Joe Taylor (c) 
    • HB
    • Alexander Kennedy  
    • HB
    • Alexander McLintock  
    • F
    • James Begg Weir  
    • F
    • Billy Muir MacKinnon  
    • F
    • Henry McNiel  
    • 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 KeeperWilliam Carr arrived at the ground 15 minutes after kick-off. England were playing with ten men until he joined. It is not clear who was tending goal until he arrived.
  • 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 MilestoneCharles Wollaston's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneCharles Alcock's 1st Goal

Sources

  • 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.

Managers

  •  England - Committee
  •  Scotland - Committee

Referee

  •  Alfred E Stair

Attendance

  • 2,000

Half Time Score

  • England 1 - 1 Scotland

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 1st   0
  •  Scotland - 2nd