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Saturday, 19 October 1929
Home International Championship 1929-30 (42nd) Match

Ireland 0 England 3 [0-2]
 


 
Match Summary

Ireland Squad

England Squad

Windsor Park, Donegall Avenue, Belfast, county Antrim
Attendance: 45,000;
Kick-off: tbc GMT

England - Ernie Hine (penalty 37), George Camsell (ran the ball into the net after Scott saved a Bradford shot 42, beat Russell, then slotted the ball past Scott 80)
Results 1919-30

? won the toss, ? kicked-off.

 

Match Summary

Officials

Ireland

Type

England

Referee - Thomas Small
Scotland

Linesmen - Charles Wreford-Brown, 63 (9 October 1866) and not known.

  Goal Attempts  
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  Possession  

Ireland Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 21st to 26th
Colours: Royal blue jerseys, white shorts.
Capt: tbc Selectors: Team Selection by Committee, on Monday, 7 October 1929
Ireland Lineup
  Scott, Elisha 36 24 August 1893 G Liverpool FC, England 19 36 GA
  Russell, Samuel R. 29 2 January 1900 RB Bradford City FC, England 1 0
  Hamilton, Robert T. 25 11 November 1903 LB Glasgow Rangers FC, Scotland 3 0
  Miller, Joseph 30 27 April 1899 RH Middlesbrough FC, England 3 0
  Elwood, James H. 28 12 June 1901 CH Bradford FC, England 2 0
  McCleery, William 27 25 January 1902 LH Linfield FAC 2 0
  Duggan, Harold A. 26 8 June 1903 OR Leeds United AFC, England 1 0
  Rowley, Richard W.M. 25 13 January 1904 IR Southampton FC, England 3 1
  Bambrick, Joseph G.A. 23 3 November 1905 CF Linfield FAC 4 3
  Cumming, Lawrence S.S. 24 10 April 1905 IL Oldham Athletic FC, England 3 0
  Kavanagh, Peter J. 20 11 September 1909 OL Glasgow Celtic FC, Scotland 1 0

reserves:

reserves not known

team notes:

Sam Russell replaced Burnley FC's Andy McCluggage.
 
2-3-5 Scott -
Russell, Hamilton -
Miller, Elwood, McCleery -
Duggan, Rowley, Bambrick, Cumming, Kavanagh

Averages:

Age 26.6 Appearances/Goals 3.8 0.3

 

England Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 10th to 9th
Colours: The 1923 uniform - White collared jerseys and dark club shorts
Capt: Willis Edwards, fourth captaincy Selectors:
In Charge: Arthur G. Kingscott
The fourteen-man FA International Selection Committee, following a trial match, on Monday, 7 October 1929.
135th match, W 87 - D 25 - L 23 - F 410 - A 149.
England Lineup
  Brown, John H. 30 19 March 1899 G Sheffield Wednesday FC 6 7 GA
  Cresswell, Warneford 31 5 November 1897 RB Everton FC 7 0
  Blenkinsop, Ernest 27 20 April 1902 LB The Wednesday FC 9 0
  Edwards, Willis 26 28 April 1903 RH Leeds United AFC 15 0
  Hart, Ernest A. 27 3 January 1902 CH Leeds United AFC 2 0
  Barrett, Albert F. 25 11 November 1903 LH Fulham FC 1 0
  Adcock, Hugh 26 10 April 1903 OR Leicester City FC 4 0
Hine, Ernest W. 28 9 April 1901 IR Leicester City FC 3 2
Camsell, George H. 26 27 November 1902 CF Middlesbrough FC 3 8
  Bradford, Joseph 28 22 January 1901 IL Birmingham FC 8 1
  Brook, Eric F. 21 27 November 1907 OL Manchester City FC 1 0

reserves:

Maurice Webster (Middlesbrough FC) and Edgar Kail (Dulwich Hamlet FC)

team notes:

Despite his impressive tour record of five goals in two matches, George Camsell was not the original selected inside-left. It was only an injury to Derby County FC's George Stephenson that afforded Camsell his chance.
 
2-3-5 Brown -
Cresswell, Blenkinsop -
Edwards, Hart, Barrett -
Adcock, Hine, Bradford, Camsell, Brook

Averages:

Age 26.8 Appearances/Goals 5.4 0.7

 

    Match Report

Source Notes

Northern Ireland's Footballing Greats
Original Newspaper Reports
TheFA.com
Rothman's Yearbooks
FA Yearbooks 1950-60
Ancestry.com

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