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4th April

England on
5th April

6th April
Friendly match
9 Saturday, 5 April 1879 - England 5 Scotland 4 [1-4]
Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington
(3,000 to 5,000)
Mosforth, Bambridge (2), Goodyer, Parlane OG
MacKinnon (2), McDougall, Smith
HW

  1885 Segar Bastard marries Gertrude Garrett
1890 The Walters' brothers play for the last time
Charley Chenery marries Priscilla Swan in Australia

Home International Championship  
40 Easter Saturday, 5 April 1890 -
Scotland 1 England 1 [1-1]
Hampden Park, Glasgow
(30,000 to 35,000)
McPherson
Wood
AD

1897 Fred Hargreaves dies
 
1898 Portsmouth FC formed
1902
The Ibrox disaster
1905 Hubert Heron marries Edith Grimsdale in Twickenham
1913 England remain unbeaten at home for last ten years
Fanny Walden joins Tottenham Hotspur FC for £1750

Home International Championship  
116 Saturday, 5 April 1913 - England 1 Scotland 0 [1-0]
Stamford Bridge, Fulham (52,5000)
Hampton HW



1922
Tom Finney born in Preston
1914 Jimmy Stewart's son, James, born
1920
amateur France 1 England 0 in Rouen

1927
England's continental tour plans altered
1930 Wembley decides the Home Championship for the first time

Home International Championship  
170 Saturday, 5 April 1930 - England 5 Scotland 2 [4-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley
(87,375)
Watson (2), Rimmer (2), Jack
Fleming (2)
HW


1945
Tommy Smith born in Liverpool
Harry Wightman (reserve) dies
1948
Roy McFarland born in Liverpool
1938 Jimmy Hampson memorial unveiled


1948 Frank Buckley resigns as Hull City AFC manager
 FIFA cancel England's match with Czechoslavkia

1950
England team chosen to face Scotland
1952 England win in Scotland for fourth time in a row
amateur England 3 France 0 at Carrow Road

Home International Championship
269 Saturday, 5 April 1952 - Scotland 1 England 2 [0-2]
Hampden Park, Glasgow
(134,504)
Reilly
Pearson (2)
AW





1960
Cuthbert Burnup dies in Hendon aged 84







1987
Jack Howe dies in Hartlepool aged 71
1991 Nathaniel Clyne born in Stockwell
1953 youth Republic of Ireland 0 England 2 in Leuven
1958 youth Spain 2 England 2 in Saarbr´┐Żcken
1959
amateur France 1 England 0 in Bayonne
 
England team chosen to face Scotland


1962
England team chosen to face Scotland
1964 youth Spain 0 England 4 in Amsterdam
1967
England team chosen to face Scotland

1968 amateur England 0 Scotland 0 at White City
1974 amateur England 1 Scotland 1 at Highfield Road
1978 under 21 Italy 0 England 0 at Stade Olimpico
1985 youth Italy 2 England 2 in Cannes

Opposition On This Day
1931 Lazar Tasić (Yugoslavia) born
1964 Marius Lacatus (Romania) &
Fred de Jong (New Zealand) born
1968 official Marko Stančin (Slovenia) born in Ljubljana
1969 Pontus Kmark (Sweden) born
1972 Paul Okon (Australia) born
1975 John Hartson (Wales) born
1976 Fernando Morientes (Spain) born
& Filippo Inzaghi (Italy) born
1977 Daniel Majstorović (Sweden) born
1980 Joris Mathijsen (Netherlands) born
1982 Thomas Hitzlsperger (Germany) born
1983 Jorge Martínez (Uruguay) born
1984 Fabio Vitaioli (San Marino) born
1993 Bjorn Kristensen (Malta) born
 


England's Record on 5th April
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 3 3 0 0 11 6 +5 0 1 3.667 2.00 100.0 +3
Away 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 0 0 1.50 1.00 75.0 +1
Total 5 4 1 0 14 8 +6 0 1 2.80 1.60 90.0 +4

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