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2nd March

England on
3rd March

4th March
Friendly match
6 Saturday, 3 March 1877 - England 1 Scotland 3 [0-1]
Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington
(2,000 to 3,000)
Lyttelton
Ferguson (2), Richmond
HL


1886
Jimmy Raine (tourist) born
1883 Scotland team chosen for England

1888 Home Championship
Wales 11 Ireland 0

1890 Wales team chosen for England
1893 Wales team chosen for England
1894 Willie Gibson is the youngest player to score against England

Home International Championship  
50 Saturday, 3 March 1894 - Ireland 2 England 2 [0-1]
Cliftonville Gardens, Belfast (8,000)
Stanfield, Gibson
Devey, Spiksley
AD

  1896 Ireland team chosen to play England
1898
George Molyneux joins Stoke FC
1900
Home Championship Ireland 0 Scotland 3

1901 Jackie Hegan baptised in Coventry
1902 England fail to score for the first time in 52 matches
then the England team is named for Ireland

Home International Championship  
74 Monday, 3 March 1902 - Wales 0 England 0 [0-0]
The Racecourse, Wrexham
(10,000)
  AD

  1906 Home Championship Scotland 0 Wales 2
 Ireland vs. England originally scheduled
1907 Ellis Rimmer baptised in St. Peter's, Birkenhead
 Billy Dean also baptised in St. James', Birkenhead
1911 Guest sentenced for stealing Dennis Hodgett's medals
1913 Home Championship Wales 0 Scotland 0
 Then the Welsh team is named for England
1920 Dicky Downs joins Everton FC for £2500
1921 Arthur Rigby joins Bradford City FC for £1200
1922
Warney Cresswell joins Sunderland AFC for £5500
1923
Home Championship Ireland 0 Scotland 1
1924 England lose to Wales at home for the second time since 1920

Home International Championship  
139 Monday, 3 March 1924 - England 1 Wales 2 [0-0]
Ewood Park, Blackburn (30,000)
W.Roberts
W.Davies, Vizard
HL



1930
Nat Walton dies in Blackburn aged 62







1972
Darren Anderton born in Southampton




1989
Jackie Hegan dies in Coventry aged 88 years
1926 Tom Parker joins Arsenal FC
1928
Ronnie Dix scores for Bristol Rovers FC aged 15

1934
Tosh Johnson leaves Everton FC for Liverpool FC
1937
Frank Moss appointed manager at Hearts aged 28
1939
Wilf Copping returns to Leeds United AFC
1947
Ken Willingham joins Leeds United AFC
1952
England B team selected to play Netherlands
1954 B
England 1 Scotland 1 at Roker Park
1956 youth England 2 Scotland 2 at Deepdale

1976
youth England 2 Wales 3 at Maine Road
       
college FA 0 BCSA 1 at Cheltenham
1978 under 21 England 2 Italy 1 at Maine Road
1984
Keith Curle joins Bristol City FC for £10,000
1989
Chris Armstrong joins Wrexham AFC for free
1990 under 16
Scotland 4 England 1 in Airdrie
1992
Semi-Pro Wales 0 England 1 in Aberystwyth
1993 under 16
England 4 Netherlands 0 at Fratton Park
1997
Tony Cottee signs for Selangor
1998 under 16
England 3 Bosnia & Herz. 1 at Nene Park
        Semi-Pro
England 2 Netherlands 1 in Crawley
2000 Stan Matthews cremated in Stoke
2002 women
United States 2 England 0 in Ferreiras
2006 Euro 2008 preliminary Group E fixtures finalised
2010 Egypt come to England for the first time
under 21 England 1 Greece 2 at Doncaster
women England 3 Italy 2 in Nicosia
England to play Japan and Mexico in May
England up one to eighth in rankings

Friendly match  
882 Wednesday, 3 March 2010 - England 3 Egypt 1 [0-1]
The National Stadium, Wembley (80,602)
Crouch (2), Wright-Phillips
Zidan
HW

2014 Stan Rickaby dies in Perth, Australia aged 89
2016
women United States 1 England 0 in Tampa
 
England remain ninth in rankings

Opposition On This Day

1908 Constant Joacim (Belgium) born
1911 Kristian Henriksen (Norway) born
1912 Lauro Amadò (Switzerland) born
1920 Bill Thornton (Scotland) born
1922 Nándor Hidegkuti (Hungary) born


1951 Trevor Anderson (Northern Ireland) born


1965 Dragan Stojković (Yugoslavia) born
1968 goalkeeper Jörg Stiel (Switzerland) born
1978 official Eitan Shemeulevitch (Israel) born
1984 Daniel Gygax (Switzerland)
& Ángel Arizmendi (Spain) born
1985 Femi Opabunmi (Nigeria) born
1986 Mehmet Topal (Turkey) born
1992 Fernando (Brazil) born
1993 Antonio Rüdiger (Germany) born
1994 Jonny (Spain) born
1995 Bryan Cristante (Italy) born
1893 Karel Lotsij (FIFA selector) born





1947
Óscar Tábarez (Uruguay manager) born
1948 Enrique Meza (Mexico Manager) born

1953 Zico (Japan manager & Brazil player) born
1958 Bob Bradley (United States manager) born
   

England's Record on 3rd March
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 3 1 0 2 5 6 -1 0 0 1.667 2.00 33.3 -1
Away 2 0 2 0 2 2 =0 1 1 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
Total 5 1 2 2 7 8 -1 1 1 1.40 1.60 40.0 -1

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