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Stadium Index

England's Stadia:
The Football Ground

 
 

Football Ground

 The Football Ground
Newcastle Road
Monk Wearmouth
Sunderland
county Durham



P 1 W 1 D 0 L 0 F 4: A 1
100%
successful

1891

opened 1886 closed 1898
Home club Sunderland AFC, until 1898;
Capacity 15,000
First match 3 April 1886, Sunderland AFC 3 Darlington FC 1, a friendly match
notes Despite match reports calling this The Ashville Ground, that playing field was actually further up the field, 400 yards in fact, home to Ashville FC. This ground, for now, just remains as The Football Ground on Newcastle Ground.

England Career

Venue number Eighteen
Only match No. 42, 7 March 1891, England 4 Wales 1, a British Championship match.

1862

1891

1921

1938

1946

2019

 
 
England's Record at The Football Ground
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
British Championship 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1

Tournament Record
  

British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1890-91 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC All 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1

   

England's Results at The Football Ground

 
42 7 March 1891 - England 4 Wales 1 [4-0] (15,000) Goodall, Southworth, Chadwick, Milward
Howell
BC HW

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