England Football Online
  Page Last Updated 18 April 2014

Luxembourg/Luxemburg/Lëtzebuerg

 

 
154 vs. Belgium
155
156 vs. France

Saturday, 21 May 1927
End-of-Season Tour Friendly Match

Luxembourg 2 England 5 [2-2]
 

Match Summary
Luxembourg Squad

England Squad

Stade de la Frontière, Jeunesse, Esch-sur-Alzette
Attendance: 3,789;
Kick-off: tbc

Luxembourg - Adolphe Hubert (12), Leon Lefevre (13)
England - Bill Dean (18, 65, 72), Bob Kelly (35), Sid Bishop (86)
Results 1919-30

? won the toss, ? kicked-off.

 

Match Summary

 

Officials

Luxembourg

Type

England

Referee - Paul Putz
Belgium

Linesmen - not known

During the ten day break, England were due to play Switzerland and Italy before this match as part of their tour of the continent.

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

Luxembourg Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 60th
Colours: possibly sky blue shirts with darker blue collar and cuffs, white shorts, dark socks
Capt: Nicky Kirsch Selectors: Selection Committee
Luxembourg Lineup
  Scharry, Henri 22 10 December 1904 G AS la Jeunesse d'Esch 5 14 GA
  Kirsch, Nicolas 25 24 August 1901 RB CA Spora Luxembourg 8 0
  Kolb, Emile 24 3 June 1902 LB FA Red Boys Differdange 7 0
  Fischer, Joseph 18 24 February 1909 RH FC The National Schifflange 6 0
  Koetz, Joseph 29 29 May 1897 CH CS Fola Esch 9 0
  Kremer, Pierre 27 4 February 1900 LH FA Red Boys Differdange 2 0
Hubert, Adolphe 19 14 December 1907 OR US Luxembourg 1 1
  Becker, Mathias 20 4 February 1907 IR FA Red Boys Differdange 1 0
  Kirpes, Joseph 20 10 July 1906 CF AS la Jeunesse d'Esch 3 3
  Weisgerber, Jean-Pierre 21 28 May 1905 IL CS Fola Esch 7 2
Le Fevre, Léon 22 28 November 1904 OL CA Spora Luxembourg 8 3

reserves:

reserves not known
 
2-3-5 Scharry -
Kirsch, Kolb -
Fischer, Koetz, Kremer -
Hubert, Becker, Kirpes, Weisgerber, Le Fevre

Averages:

Age 22.5 Appearances/Goals 5.2 0.6

 

England Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 9th
Colours: The 1923 uniform - White collared jerseys and dark club shorts
Capt: Fred Kean, first captaincy Selectors:
In charge: G.T. Wagstaffe Simmons
The fourteen-man FA International Selection Committee, on Friday, 15 April 1927.
122nd match, W 79 - D 25 - L 18 - F 374 - A 128.
England Lineup
  Brown, John H. 28 19 March 1899 G The Wednesday FC 4 7 GA
  Goodall, F. Roy 24 31 December 1902 RB Huddersfield Town FC 4 0
  Jones, Herbert 30 3 December 1896 LB Blackburn Rovers FC 3 0
  Edwards, Willis 24 28 April 1903 RH Leeds United AFC 7 0
  Kean, Frederick W. 28 10 December 1898 CH The Wednesday FC 7 0
Bishop, Sidney M. 27 10 February 1900 LH Leicester City FC 3 1
Kelly, Robert 33 16 November 1893 OR Huddersfield Town AFC 13 6
  Brown, George 23 22 June 1903 IR Huddersfield Town AFC 5 2
Dean, William R. 20 22 January 1907 CF Everton FC 4 10
  Rigby, Arthur 26 7 June 1900 IL Blackburn Rovers FC 3 2
  Page, Louis A. 28 27 March 1899 OL Burnley FC 4 1

reserves:

Joe Hulme (The Arsenal FC) and Jack Hill (Burnley FC)
 
2-3-5 Brown -
Goodall, Jones -
Edwards, Kean, Bishop -
Kelly, Brown, Dean, Rigby, Page

Averages:

Age 26.5 Appearances/Goals 5.2 1.5

 

    Match Report

Source Notes


____________________

CG