Match No. 73 - Saturday, 30th March 1901

  • John Campbell, 48'
  • Robert Hamilton, 75'
    • GK
    • Henry Rennie  
    • RB
    • Bernard Battles  
    • LB
    • Jock Drummond  
    • HB
    • Andy Aitken  
    • HB
    • Alexander Raisbeck  
    • HB
    • John Robertson (c) 
    • OR
    • Robert Walker  
    • IR
    • John Campbell  
    • CF
    • Robert McColl  
    • IL
    • Robert Hamilton  
    • OL
    • Alexander Smith  

Notes

  • Missed Penalty: Ernest Needham1st miss from 2nd taken (50.0%). England's 3rd overall. "[England] should have scored in the first quarter of an hour. Battles fouled just outside the twelve yards line, and directly afterwards England were awarded a penalty, but Rennie managed to stop Needham's kick."
  • Player MilestoneJames Iremonger's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneWilliam Oakley's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneWalter Bennett's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneGilbert Oswald Smith's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneFred Blackburn's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneFred Blackburn's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneSteve Bloomer's 25th Goal

Sources

  • Western Times "England v Scotland", Monday 1st April 1901, page 3.
  • The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade (Strategic Book Publishing and Rights co. 2013)

Managers

  •  England - Committee
  •  Scotland - Committee

Referee

  •  James Torrans

Attendance

  • 18,520

Half Time Score

  • England 1 - 0 Scotland

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 1st   0
  •  Scotland - 2nd