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22nd October

England on
23rd October

24th October
England On This Day



1914
Frank Heron dies in Southall aged 61
1854 Arthur Goodyer baptised in Stamford
1878
William Garraty baptised in Aston
1899
Alf Spouncer marries Alma Wigmore in Nottingham

1919
Sam Chedgzoy is demobilised
 Frank Barson signs for Aston Villa FC for £2850
1920 The nintieth match under the ISC

 
Home International Championship
123 Saturday, 23 October 1920 - England 2 Ireland 0 [1-0]
Roker Park Ground, Sunderland
(22,000)
Kelly, Walker HW

1920 Leon Leuty (uncapped) born in Shrewsbury  
1937 George Mills is the first player since 1899 to score a hattrick on his debut

Home International Championship
212 Saturday, 23 October 1937 - Ireland 1 England 5 [0-2]
Windsor Park, Belfast
(36,000)
Stevenson
Mills (3), Hall, Brook
AW





1951
David Johnson born in Liverpool
1938 practice match Netherlands B Rest of Europe 2
1945
funeral of Sam Wolstenholme in Great Lever
1947
Ireland team chosen to face England
1948
Home Championship Wales 1 Scotland 3

1955 olympic Bulgaria 2 Great Britain 0 in Sofia
1956 youth England 3 Hungary 1 at White Hart Lane
1957 B Sheffield & District 4 England 5 at Hillsborough
1958
George Eastham new Accrington Stanley manager
1963 One of a few celebration matches no longer recognised by FIFA

F.A. Centenary Celebration Match
373 Wednesday, 23 October 1963 -
England 2 Rest of the World 1 [1-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley (100,000)
Paine, Greaves
Law
HW

1978 vić Woodley dies in Bradford-on-Avon aged 68 years
Jimmy Bullard born in East Ham
1987
Jimmy Mullen dies in Walsall aged 64






2004
Bill Nicholson dies in Hatfield aged 85


1987
Keith Curle signs for Reading FC for £150,000
1993 Phil Neal appointed manager of Coventry City FC
1996 England remain twelfth in the rankings
1998 Tony Dorigo signs for Derby County FC for free
2000 Carlton Cole signs pro forms with Chelsea FC
2002 under 20 Germany 1 England 2 in Dessau
 England up to sixth in rankings

2006 Paul Ince new manager of Macclesfield Town FC
2013 Nigel Clough new manager of Sheffield United FC
2014
England drop to twentieth in the rankings

Opposition On This Day
1959 official Dirk Vanhoutte (belgium) born
1961 goalkeeper Andoni Zubizarreta (Spain) born
1973 Christian Dailly (Scotland) born
1984 keeper Kieron Westwood (Éire) born in Manchester
1985 Mohammed Abdellaoue (Norway) born
1989 Andriy Yarmolenko (Ukraine) born
1991 Emil Forsberg (Sweden) born
1992 Alvaro Morata (Spain) born
1993 Édgar Bórcenas (Panama) born









2013
Ange Postecoglou (Australia manager) appointed

  

England's Record on 23rd October
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 2 2 0 0 4 1 +3 0 1 2.00 0.50 100.0 +2
Away 1 1 0 0 5 1 +4 0 0 5.00 1.00 100.0 +1
Total 3 3 0 0 9 2 +7 0 1 3.00 0.667 100.0 +3
 

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