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165 vs. France

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Saturday, 11 May 1929
End-of-Season Tour Friendly Match

Belgium 1 England 5 [0-3]
 

Parc Duden Stadion, Forest, Bruxelles
Attendance: 35,000;
Kick-off: tbc

England - George Camsell (from an Adcock cross 32, 34, penalty 37, from a Carter pass 60), Joe Carter (from a Camsell pass 64). 500th goal scored by England
Belgium - Jacques Moeschal (a skilful solo effort 88)
Match Summary
Belgium Squad

England Squad
Results 1919-30

? won the toss, ? kicked-off.

 

Match Summary

Officials

Belgium

Type

England

Referee - Achille Gama
Brazil

Linesmen - not known


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Belgium Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 32nd to 30th
Colours: Black shirts, black shorts and black socks
Capt: Florimond Vanhalme Selectors: Viktor Lowenfeld
Belgium Lineup
  de Bie, Jan 37 9 May 1892 G Royal Racing Club de Bruxelles 30 56 GA
  Nouwens, Theodoor 21 17 February 1908 RB Racing Club de Malines 4 0
  Hoydonckx, Nicolaas H. 28 29 December 1900 LB Excelsior FC Hasselt 10 0
  van Averbeke, Henri 27 26 October 1901 RH Royal Beerschot AC 13 0
  Vanhalme, Florimond 34 21 March 1895 CH Royal Cercle Sportif Brugeois 33 1
  Boesman, Gustave 30 19 January 1899 LH ARA La Gantoise 17 0
  Braine, Pierre E.E. 28 26 October 1900 OR Royal Beerschot AC 33 3
  Vanderbauwhede, Michel 27 19 May 1901 IR Royal Cercle Sportif Brugeois 5 2
  Braine, Raymond E.M. 22 28 April 1907 CF Royal Beerschot AC 27 14
Moeschal, Jacques 28 6 September 1900 IL Royal Racing Club de Bruxelles 9 3
  Diddens, Jan 22 14 September 1906 OL Racing Club de Malines 19 2

reserves:

reserves not known

team notes:

This is the most experienced team England have faced so far.
 
2-3-5 de Bie -
Nowens, Hoydonckx -
van Averbeke, Vanhalme, Boesman -
Braine, Vanderbauwhede, Braine, Moeschal, Diddens.

Averages:

Age 27.6 Appearances/Goals 18.2 2.2

 

England Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 11th to 10th
Colours: The 1923 uniform - White collared jerseys and dark club shorts
Capt: Jack Hill, seventh captaincy Selectors: The fourteen-man FA International Selection Committee, on Monday, 22 April 1929.
133rd match, W 86 - D 25 - L 22 - F 404 - A 145.
England Lineup
  Hufton, A. Edward 36 25 November 1892 G West Ham United FC 5 10 GA
  Cooper, Thomas 24 9 April 1905 RB Derby County FC 6 0
  Blenkinsop, Ernest 27 20 April 1902 LB The Wednesday FC 7 0
  Oliver, Leonard F. 23 1 August 1905 RH Fulham FC 1 0
  Hill, John H. 32 2 March 1897 CH Newcastle United FC 10 0
  Peacock, John 32 15 March 1897 LH Middlesbrough FC 2 0
  Adcock, Hugh 26 10 April 1903 OR Leicester City FC 2 0
  Kail, Edgar I.L. 28 26 November 1900 IR Dulwich Hamlet FC 2 2

Camsell, George H. 26 27 November 1902 CF Middlesbrough FC 2 6
Carter, Joseph H. 28 27 July 1899 IL West Bromwich Albion FC 2 2
  Barry, Leonard J. 27 27 October 1901 OL Leicester City FC 4 0

reserves:

George Shaw (West Bromwich Albion FC), Fred Kean (Bolton Wanderers FC) and Joe Bradford (Birmingham FC)

team notes:

Leeds United AFC's Willis Edwards was the original chosen right-half, his place going to Fred Kean. Bolton Wanderers FC's Harry Nuttall was the reserve for the half-back line, he too was unavailable, his place going to Len Oliver.
Hugh Adcock and Joe Bradford are cousins.
 
2-3-5 Hufton -
Cooper, Blenkinsop -
Oliver, Hill, Peacock -
Adcock, Kail, Camsell, Carter, Barry

Averages:

Age 28.1 Appearances/Goals 3.9 0.4

 

    Match Report

Source Notes

TheFA.com
Belgianfootball.be

Rothmans Yearbooks
Textbelgium/teams
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