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Saturday, 12 April 1924
Home International Championship 1923-24 (36th) Match

England 1 Scotland 1 [0-1]
 

Match Summary
England Squad

Scotland Squad

The British Empire Exhibition Stadium, Wembley, London
Attendance: 37,250;
Kick-off: tbc GMT

Scotland - Eddie Taylor (Clunas' free-kick came to Cowan, whose shot hit the post, and rebounded of Taylor's knee, or back, for an own goal 40)
England - Billy Walker (Buchan headed across the goal, Smith's header was half-hearted for Walker to score easily 60)
Results 1919-30

England won the toss, Scotland kicked-off.

 

Match Summary

Officials

England

Type

Scotland

Referee - Thomas R. Dougray
Bellshill, Scotland

Linesmen - J. Fleming, Scotland and R.T. Bradshaw, Leicester.


  Goal Attempts  
  Attempts on Target  
  Hit Bar/Post  
  Corner Kicks Won  
  Offside Calls Against  
  Fouls Conceded  
  Possession  

England Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 10th
Colours: The 1923 uniform - White collared jerseys and dark club shorts
Capt: Frank Moss, first captaincy Selectors: The fourteen-man FA International Selection Committee, following the inter-league match, on Monday, 31 March 1924.
107th match, W 70 - D 22 - L 15 - F 331 - A 104.
England Lineup
Taylor, Edward 36 7 March 1887 G Huddersfield Town AFC 6 8 GA
  Smart, Thomas 27 20 September 1896 RB Aston Villa FC 3 0
  Wadsworth, Samuel J. 27 13 September 1896 LB Huddersfield Town AFC 5 0
  Moss, Frank 28 17 April 1895 RH Aston Villa FC 5 0
  Spencer, Charles R. 24 4 December 1899 CH Newcastle United FC 1 0
  Barton, Percy A. 31 early 1893 LH Birmingham FC 6 0
  Butler, William 24 27 March 1900 OR Bolton Wanderers FC 1 0
  Jack, David B.N. 24 3 April 1898 IR Bolton Wanderers FC 2 0
  Buchan, Charles M. 32 22 September 1891 CF Sunderland AFC 6 4
Walker, William H. 26 29 October 1897 IL Aston Villa FC 7 4
  Tunstall, Frederick E. 22 29 March 1901 OL Sheffield United FC 4 0

reserves:

Originally Charlie Buchan, replaced with Bob Kelly (Burnley FC), and George Blackburn (Aston Villa FC).

team notes:

Liverpool FC's Harry Chambers was the original named inside-left. On 9 April, after Chambers was declared unfit, Charlie Buchan was brought in as centre-forward, the position originally handed to Billy Walker, who slipped into the vacant inside-left position.
 
2-3-5 Taylor -
Smart, Wadsworth -
Moss, Spencer, Barton -
Butler, Jack, Buchan, Walker, Tunstall.

Averages:

Age 27.4 Appearances/Goals 4.2 0.6

 

Scotland Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 5th
Colours: Dark blue shirts with white collars, white shorts
Capt: Jimmy McMullan Selectors:
Trainer: G.T. Livingstone (Glasgow Rangers FC)
The Scottish Football Association Selection Committee, of seven members, chosen, following the inter-league match, on Wednesday, 2 April 1924.
Scotland Lineup
  Harper, William 27 19 January 1897 G Hibernian FC 6 5 GA
  Smith, John nk not known RB Ayr United FC 1 0
  McCloy, Philip 27 19 April 1896 LB Ayr United FC 1 0
  Clunas, William 24 29 April 1899 RH Sunderland AFC, England 1 0
  Morris, David 24 21 August 1899 CH Raith Rovers FC 3 1
  McMullan, James 29 26 March 1895 LH Partick Thistle FC 6 0
  Archibald, Alexander 26 6 September 1897 OR Glasgow Rangers FC 6 1
  Cowan, William D. 27 9 August 1896 IR Newcastle United FC, England 1 0
  Harris, Neil L. 29 30 October 1894 CF Newcastle United FC, England 1 0
  Cunningham, Andrew 33 30 January 1891 IL Glasgow Rangers FC 8 4
  Morton, Alan L. 30 24 April 1893 OL Glasgow Rangers FC 11 2

reserves:

reserves not known
 
2-3-5 Harper -
Smith, McCloy -
Clunas, Morris, McMullan -
Archibald, Cowan, Harris, Cunningham, Morton

Averages:

Age 25.1 Appearances/Goals 4.1 0.7

 

    Match Report

Source Notes

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