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150 vs. Belgium

Saturday, 17 April 1926
Home International Championship 1925-26 (38th) Match

England 0 Scotland 1 [0-1]
 

Match Summary
England Squad

Scotland Squad

Old Trafford, Warwick Road North, Stretford, Manchester, Lancashire
Attendance: 49,429
; Receipts: £8,000; Kick-off: 3.00pm BST

Scotland - Alex Jackson (shooting in off the post from a Gallacher pass 37)
Results 1919-30

? won the toss, ? kicked-off.

 

Match Summary

Officials

England

Type

Scotland

Referee - Thomas R. Dougray
Bellshill, Scotland (x)

Linesmen - x
 

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

England Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 13th to 14th
Colours: The 1923 uniform - White collared jerseys and dark club shorts
Capt: Billy Walker, second captaincy Selectors: The fourteen-man FA International Selection Committee, following the inter-league match, on Monday, 12 April 1926.
116th match, W 75 - D 23 - L 18 - F 347 - A 115.
England Lineup
  Taylor, Edward 35 x G Huddersfield Town FC 8 x GA
  Goodall, Frederick 23 x RB Huddersfield Town FC 1 0
  Mort, Thomas 28 x LB Aston Villa FC 3 x
  Edwards, Willis 22 x RH Leeds United AFC 2 x
  Hill, John 29 x CH Burnley FC 2 x
  Green, George 24 x LH Sheffield United FC 3 x
  York, Richard 26 x OR Aston Villa FC 2 x
  Puddefoot, Sydney 31 x IR Blackburn Rovers FC 2 x
  Harper, Edward 24 x CF Blackburn Rovers FC 1 0
  Walker, William 28 x IL Aston Villa FC 15 x
  Ruffell, James 25 x OL West Ham United FC 1 0

reserves:

Butler (Arsenal FC) and Elkes (Tottenham Hotspur FC)
   
2-3-5 Taylor -
Goodall, Mort -
Edwards, Hill, Green -
York, Puddefoot, Harper, Walker, Ruffell

Averages:

Age tbc Appearances/Goals tbc tbc

 

Scotland Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 4th to 2nd
Colours: Dark blue shirts with white collars, white shorts
Capt: Billy McStay Selectors: The Scottish Football Association Selection Committee, of seven members, chosen, following the inter-league match, on Monday, 12 April 1926.
Scotland Lineup
  Harper, William 29 19 January 1897 G Arsenal FC, England 11 6 GA
  Hutton, John 27 29 October 1898 RB Aberdeen FC 7 0
  McStay, William 31 21 April 1894 LB Glasgow Celtic FC 8 0
  Gibson, James D. 24 12 June 1901 RH Partick Thistle FC 1 0
  Summers, William 32 14 July 1893 CH St. Mirren FC 1 0
  McMullan, James 31 26 March 1895 LH Manchester City FC, England 9 0
Jackson, Alexander S. 20 12 May 1905 OR Huddersfield Town FC, England 6 1
  Thomson, Alexander 24 14 June 1901 IR Glasgow Celtic FC 1 0
  Gallacher, Hugh K. 23 2 February 1903 CF Newcastle United FC, England 7 8
  Cunningham, Andrew 35 30 January 1891 IL Glasgow Rangers FC 10 5
  Troup, Alexander 30 4 May 1895 OL Everton FC, England 5 0

reserves:

 

team notes:

Jimmy Gibson is the son of Neilly Gibson, who played for Scotland against England between 1895 and 1900.
   
2-3-5 Harper -
Hutton, McStay -
Gibson, Summers, McMullan -
Jackson, Thomson, Gallacher, Cunningham, Troup.

Averages:

Age tbc Appearances/Goals tbc tbc

 

    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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