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95 vs. Austria
96
97 vs. Hungary

Monday, 8 June 1908
End of Season Continental Tour Match

Austria 1 England 11 [0-5]
 

Hohe Warte Stadion, Heiligenstadt, Döbling, Wien
Attendance: 5,000
; Kick-off 6.00pm MEZ, 5.00pm GMT

Match Summary
Austria Squad

England Squad

Team Records

England - Vivian Woodward (4, 41, 55, 84), Jimmy Windridge (6), Jock Rutherford (15), Frank Bradshaw (19, 72, 85), Ben Warren (66), Arthur Bridgett (73).
Austria -
Friedrich Hirschl (78)
Results 1901-14

? won the toss, ? kicked-off.

 

Match Summary

Officials

Austria

Type

England

Referee - Ede Herczog
27/28 (1880), Hungary

Linesmen - not known

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Austria Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 14th
Colours: not known
Capt: Engelbert König Selectors: Committee
Austria Lineup
  Donhardt, Rudolf nk not known G Wiener SK 1 11 GA
  Schwarz, Johann 17/18 1890 RB DFC Praha, Bohemia 1 0
  Smolek, Rudolf nk not known LB SK Rapid Wien 2 0
  Jech, Karl nk not known RH SK Rapid Wien 1 0
  Fischl, Paul nk not known CH DFC Praha, Bohemia 2 0
  Wackenreuther, Arthur nk not known LH Wiener SK 2 0
  Hussak, Ludwig 24 31 July 1883 OR Vienna Cricket & FC 5 2
  Merz, Robert 20 25 November 1887 IR DFC Praha, Bohemia 2 0
  König, Engelbert 23 18 October 1884 CF SC Germania Schwechat 3 0
Hirschl, Friedrich nk not known IL Vienna Cricket & FC 2 1
  Thurm, Ernst nk not known OL DFC Praha, Bohemia 2 0

reserves:

reserves not known
 
2-3-5 Donhardt -
Schwarz, Smolek -
Jech, Fischl, Wackenreuther -
Hussak, Merz, König, Hirschl, Thurm

Averages:

Age tbc Appearances/Goals 2.1 0.2
 

England Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 1st
Colours: White collared jerseys and navy blue shorts
Capt: Vivian Woodward, fifth captaincy Selectors:
Trainer: Bob Holmes
The two-man FA International Selection Committee, Daniel B. Woolfall and Frederick J. Wall, initially on Saturday, 16 May 1908.
64th match, W 46 - D 12 - L 6 - F 224 - A 57.
England Lineup
  Bailey, Horace P. 26 3 July 1881 G Leicester Fosse FC 3 3 GA
  Crompton, Robert 28 26 September 1879 RB Blackburn Rovers FC 19 0
  Pennington, Jesse 24 23 August 1883 LB West Bromwich Albion FC 6 0
Warren, Benjamin 29 7 May 1879 RH Derby County FC 11 1
  Wedlock, William J. 27 28 October 1880 CH Bristol City FC 8 1
  Hawkes, Robert M. 27 18 October 1880 LH Luton Town FC 3 0
Rutherford, John 23 12 October 1884 OR Newcastle United FC 9 1

Woodward, Vivian J. 29 3 June 1879 IR Tottenham Hotspur FC 14 15
Bradshaw, Frank 22 31 May 1884 CF The Wednesday FC 1 3
Windridge, James E. 25 21 October 1882 IL Chelsea FC 5 5
Bridgett, G. Arthur 25 11 October 1882 OL Sunderland AFC 4 2

reserves:

Birmingham FC's Watty Corbett and Chelsea FC's George Hilsdon.

team notes:

The original selection included Wolverhampton Wanderers FC's & Oxford University AFC's Kenneth Hunt, Queen's Park Rangers FC's Evelyn Lintott and West Ham United FC's Harry Stapley. There places went to Hawkes, Wedlock and Hilsdon. Woolwich Arsenal FC's Andy Ducat was unable to accept the post of 'reserve', as he had prior cricketing arrangements.
 
2-3-5 Bailey -
Crompton, Pennington -
Warren, Wedlock, Hawkes -
Rutherford, Woodward, Bradshaw, Windridge, Bridgett

Averages:

Age 25.9 Appearances/Goals 7.5 1.5

 

    Match Report

Source Notes

original newspaper reports
AustrianSoccer.at
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