Match No. 40 - Saturday, 5th April 1890, 3:40pm

  • John McPherson 30?
    • GK
    • James Wilson
    • RB
    • Wattie Arnott
    • LB
    • Thomas McKeown
    • HB
    • Thomas Robertson
    • HB
    • Jimmy Kelly
    • HB
    • James McLaren (c)
    • OR
    • William Groves
    • IR
    • William Berry
    • CF
    • William Johnstone
    • IL
    • John McPherson
    • OL
    • James McCall

Notes

  • Attendance RecordNew world record attendance.
  • UmpiresC. Campbell for Scotland and RP Gregson for England.
  • Disputed CaptainEither AM Walters or PM Walters was captain on the day.
  • Player MilestonePercy Melmoth Walters' Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneArthur Melmoth Walters' Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneGeorge Haworth's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneHarry Allen's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneEdmund Currey's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneHarry Wood's 1st Goal

Sources

  • The Times "Sporting Intelligence", Monday 7th April 1890, Page 10.
  • Bristol Mercury "England v Scotland", Monday 7th April 1890, page 2.
  • Dundee Courier "Scotland v England", Monday 7th April 1890, page 4.
  • The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade (Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co. 2013)

Managers

Referee

  • John Reid

Attendance

  • Between 20,000 and 30,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 2nd
  • Scotland - 1st