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Saturday, 14 April 1923
Home International Championship 1922-23 (35th) Match

Scotland 2 England 2 [1-2]
 

Match Summary
Scotland Squad

England Squad

Hampden Park, Kinghorn Drive, Mount Florida, Glasgow
Attendance: 71,000; Receipts: £4,500;
Kick-off tbc GMT

England - Bob Kelly (header from a Tunstall cross 23), Vic Watson (a low header from another Tunstall cross 42)
Scotland - Andy Cunningham (a terrific drive, after Taylor saved from Lawson 31), Andy Wilson (tapped into an empty net after George Wilson missed his clearance 55)
Results 1919-30

Scotland the toss, England kicked-off.

 

Match Summary

Officials

Scotland

Type

England

Referee - Arthur Ward
Kirkham, Lancashire, England

Linesmen - G.N. Foster and unknown
 
Low capacity because stadium admission was raised to two shillings.

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Scotland Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 3rd
Colours: Dark blue shirts with white collars, white shorts
Capt: Walter Cringan Selectors: The Scottish Football Association Selection Committee, of seven members, chosen, following the inter-league match, on Wednesday, 4 April 1923..
Scotland Lineup
  Harper, William 26 19 January 1897 G Hibernian FC 3 2 GA
  Hutton, John 24 29 October 1898 RB Aberdeen FC 3 0
  Blair, James 34 11 May 1888 LB Cardiff City FC, Wales 7 0
  Steele, David M. 28 29 July 1894 RH Huddersfield Town FC, England 3 0
  Cringan, William 32 15 May 1890 CH Glasgow Celtic FC 5 0
  Muirhead, Thomas A. 26 31 January 1897 LH Glasgow Rangers FC 2 0
  Lawson, Denis 25 11 December 1897 OR St. Mirren FC 1 0
Cunningham, Andrew 32 30 January 1891 IR Glasgow Rangers FC 6 3
Wilson, Andrew N. 27 15 February 1896 CF Middlesbrough FC, England 12 13
  Cairns, Thomas 32 30 October 1890 IL Glasgow Rangers FC 4 1
  Morton, Alan L. 29 24 April 1893 OL Glasgow Rangers FC 8 2

reserves:

reserves not known
 
2-3-5 Harper -
Hutton, Blair -
Steele, Cringan, Muirhead -
Lawson, Cunningham, Wilson, Cairns, Morton.

Averages:

Age 28.6 Appearances/Goals 4.9 1.5

 

England Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 10th to 7th
Colours: The 1903 uniform - White collared jerseys and dark club shorts
Capt: George Wilson, fourth captaincy Selectors: The fourteen-man FA International Selection Committee, following the inter-league match, on Monday, 9 April 1923.
100th match, W 67 - D 20 - L 13 - F 315 - A 93.
England Lineup
  Taylor, Edward 36 7 March 1887 G Huddersfield Town AFC 4 5 GA
  Longworth, Ephraim 35 2 October 1887 RB Liverpool FC 5 0
  Wadsworth, Samuel J. 26 13 September 1896 LB Huddersfield Town AFC 3 0
  Kean, Frederick W. 24 10 December 1898 RH The Wednesday FC 2 0
  Wilson, George 31 14 January 1892 CH The Wednesday FC 9 0
  Tresadern, John 32 26 September 1890 LH West Ham United FC 1 0
  Chedgzoy, Samuel 34 27 January 1889 OR Everton FC 6 0
Kelly, Robert 29 16 November 1893 IR Burnley FC 7 5
Watson, Victor M. 25 10 November 1897 CF West Ham United FC 2 2
  Chambers, Henry 26 17 November 1896 IL Liverpool FC 7 5
  Tunstall, Frederick E. 22 29 March 1901 OL Sheffield United FC 1 0

reserves:

Percy Barton (Birmingham FC) and Billy Walker (Aston Villa)

team notes:

George Wilson was a doubt for much of the previous week, having been injured in the league match against Wolverhampton Wanderers FC on the Saturday. He recovered enough to play.
 
2-3-5 Taylor -
Longworth, Wadsworth -
Kean, Wilson, Tresadern -
Chedgzoy, Kelly, Watson, Chambers, Tunstall

Averages:

Age 29.1 Appearances/Goals 4.3 0.9

 

    Match Report

Source Notes

Scottish Football Association
Scotland - The Complete International Record: Richard Keir
London Hearts
original newspaper reports
FA Yearbooks 1950-60
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