Match No. 56 - Saturday, 7th March 1896

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    • GK
    • Tom Scott
    • RB
    • Jack Ponsonby
    • LB
    • Sam Torrans
    • HB
    • John Fitzpatrick (c)
    • HB
    • Bob Milne
    • HB
    • Hugh Gordon
    • OR
    • Giddy Baird
    • IR
    • Jim Kelly
    • CF
    • Olphie Stanfield
    • IL
    • Adam Turner
    • OL
    • John Peden

Notes

  • Disputed CaptainThe English captain for this match is disputed between GO Smith and George Raikes and Vaughan Lodge.

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

  • James H Robertson

Attendance

  • 12,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 1st
  • Ireland - 6th