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127 vs. Ireland

Saturday, 21 May 1921
End-of-Season Tour Friendly Match

Belgium 0 England 2 [0-1]
 

Match Summary
Belgium Squad

England Squad

Stade du Daring Club de Bruxelles, Sint-Jans Molenbeek, Bruxelles
Attendance: 25,000;
Kick-off: tbc

England - Charlie Buchan (33), Henry Chambers (76)
Results 1919-30

? won the toss, ? kicked-off.

 

Match Summary

Officials

Belgium

Type

England

Referee - Johannes Mutters
Netherlands, 32 (19 February 1889)

Linesmen - not known

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Belgium Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 3rd to 5th
Colours: Probably Black shirts, black shorts and black socks
Capt: Joseph Musch Selectors: William Sturrock Maxwell, 44 (21 September 1876)
Belgium Lineup
  de Bie, Jan 29 9 May 1892 G Racing Club de Bruxelles 5 7 GA
  Swartenbroeks, Armand J.A.A. 28 30 June 1892 RB Daring Club de Bruxelles Societe Royale 15 0
  Verbeeck, Oscar 29 6 August 1891 LB Union Saint-Gilloise 8 0
  Musch, Joseph B. 27 12 October 1893 RH Union Saint-Gilloise 19 3
  Fierens, Andréas J. 23 8 February 1898 CH Beerschot AC 4 0
  Vandenhouten, Guillaume 25 12 October 1895 LH Racing Club de Bruxelles 1 0
  van Hege, Louis 32 8 May 1889 OR Union Saint-Gilloise 7 3
  Coppée, Robert 26 22 April 1895 IR Union Saint-Gilloise 6 2
  Dogaer, François 23 6 July 1897 CF Racing Club de Malines 3 0
  Larnoe, A. Henri 24 18 May 1897 IL Beerschot AC 5 2
  Michel, Georges 23 29 April 1898 OL Léopold Club de Bruxelles 6 1

reserves:

reserves not known

team notes:

Coach Willie Maxwell played for Scotland against England in 1898.
 
2-3-5 de Bie -
Swartenbroeks, Verbeeck -
Musch, Fierens, Vandenhouten -
van Hege, Coppée, Dogaer, Larnoe, Michel

Averages:

Age 26.3 Appearances/Goals 7.2 1.0

 

England Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 9th to 8th
Colours: The 1903 uniform - White collared jerseys and dark club shorts
Capt: Ephraim Longworth, first captaincy Selectors: The fourteen-man FA International Selection Committee, on Friday, 22 April 1921.
93rd match, W 64 - D 17 - L 12 - F 301 - A 86.
England Lineup
  Baker, B. Howard 29 13 February 1892 G Everton FC & Corinthians FC 1 0 GA
  Fort, John 33 15 April 1888 RB Millwall Athletic FC 1 0
  Longworth, Ephraim 33 2 October 1887 LB Liverpool FC 2 0
  Read, Albert A. 22 9 February 1899 RH Tufnell Park FC 1 0
  Wilson, George 29 14 January 1892 CH The Wednesday FC 3 0
  Barton, Percival A. 27 early 1893 LH Birmingham FC 1 0
  Rawlings, Archibald 29 2 October 1891 OR Preston North End FC 1 0
  Seed, James M. 26 25 March 1895 IR Tottenham Hotspur FC 1 0
Buchan, Charles M. 29 22 September 1891 CF Sunderland AFC 4 3
Chambers, Henry 24 17 November 1896 CF Liverpool FC 3 1
  Harrison, George 28 18 July 1892 OL Everton FC 1 0

reserves:

Bill Voisey (Millwall Athletic FC) and Lt. Jackie Hegan (Dublin Fusiliers)
 
2-3-5 Baker -
Fort, Longworth -
Read, Wilson, Barton -
Rawlings, Seed, Buchan, Chambers, Harrison.

Averages:

Age 28.1 Appearances/Goals 1.7 0.2

 

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Source Notes

TheFA.com
Belgianfootball.be

Original newspaper reports
Rothmans Yearbooks
Textbelgium/teams
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