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96 vs. Austria

Saturday, 6 June 1908
End of Season Tour Match

Austria 1 England 6 [0-3]
 

Cricketer Platz, Meiereistraße, Leopoldstadt, Wien
Attendance: 3,500;
Kick-off 6.00pm MEZ, 5.00pm GMT

Match Summary
Austria Squad

England Squad

Team Records

England - Jimmy Windridge (21, 38), Vivian Woodward (40), George Hildson (57, 70), Arthur Bridgett (85)
Austria -
Wilhelm Schmieger (55)
Results 1901-14

? won the toss, ? kicked-off.

 

Match Summary

Officials

Austria

Type

England

Referee - Christiaan Jacobus Groothoff
29 (11 September 1878), Zaltbommel, Netherlands

Linesmen - not known

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Austria Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 12th
Colours: not known
Capt: Engelbert König Selectors: Committee
Austria Lineup
  Prager, Josef 22 15 November 1886 G Vienna Cricket & FC 4 12 GA
  Weihrauch, Wilhelm 32 20 November 1876 RB SpC Rudolfshügel 2 0
  Smolek, Rudolf nk not known LB SK Rapid Wien 1 0
  Cimera, Robert 20 17 September 1887 RH DFC Praha, Bohemia 1 0
  Fischl, Paul nk not known CH DFC Praha, Bohemia 1 0
  Wackenreuther, Arthur nk not known LH Wiener SK 1 0
Schmieger, Wilhelm 21 24 April 1887 OR Wiener SK 2 1
  Merz, Robert 20 25 November 1887 IR DFC Praha, Bohemia 1 0
  König, Engelbert 23 18 October 1884 CF SC Germania Schwechat 2 0
  Hirschl, Friedrich nk not known IL Vienna Cricket & FC 1 0
  Thurm, Ernst nk not known OL DFC Praha, Bohemia 1 0

reserves:

reserves not known

team notes:

It appears that DFC Praha's Johann Schwarz was named in the original line-up, he was replaced with Wilhelm Weihrauch.
   
2-3-5 Prager -
Weihrauch, Smolek -
Cimera, Fischl, Wackenreuther -
Schmieger, Merz, König, Hirschl, Thurm

Averages:

Age tbc Appearances/Goals 1.5 0.0
 

England Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 1st
Colours: White collared jerseys and navy blue shorts
Capt: Vivian Woodward, fourth captaincy Selectors:
Trainer: Bob Holmes
The two-man FA International Selection Committee, Daniel B. Woolfall and Frederick J. Wall.
63rd match, W 45 - D 12 - L 6 - F 213 - A 56.
England Lineup
  Bailey, Horace P. 26 3 July 1881 G Leicester Fosse FC 2 2 GA
  Crompton, Robert 28 26 September 1879 RB Blackburn Rovers FC 18 0
  Corbett, Walter S. 27 26 November 1880 LB Birmingham FC 1 0
  Warren, Benjamin 29 7 May 1879 RH Derby County FC 10 0
  Wedlock, William J. 27 28 October 1880 CH Bristol City FC 7 1
  Hawkes, Robert M. 27 18 October 1880 LH Luton Town FC 2 0
  Rutherford, John 23 12 October 1884 OR Newcastle United FC 8 0
Woodward, Vivian J. 29 3 June 1879 IR Tottenham Hotspur FC 13 11
Hilsdon, George 22 10 August 1885 CF Chelsea FC 5 6
Windridge, James E. 25 21 October 1882 IL Chelsea FC 4 4
Bridgett, G. Arthur 25 11 October 1882 OL Sunderland AFC 3 1

reserves:

West Bromwich Albion FC's Jesse Pennington and The Wednesday FC's Frank Bradshaw.
   
2-3-5 Bailey -
Crompton, Corbett -
Warren, Wedlock, Hawkes -
Rutherford, Woodward, Hilsdon, Windridge, Bridgett

Averages:

Age 26.2 Appearances/Goals 6.6 1.5

 

    Match Report

Source Notes

original newspaper reports
AustrianSoccer.at
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