12 April 2009

15 September 1945

(Victory International)
IRELAND - ENGLAND 0:1 (0:0)

Referee: Peter Craigmyle (Scotland)
Attendance/Venue: 45,061, Windsor Park, Belfast
Goal: (England) Mortensen

Ireland:
Tom Breen (Linfield) --
Billy McMillan (Belfast Celtic)
Jimmy Feeney (Linfield) --
James Todd (Blackpool)
John Vernon (Belfast Celtic)
Sam Jones (Blackpool) --
John McKenna (Linfield)
Joseph Walter “Paddy” Sloan (Tranmere)
Sean McCarthy (Belfast Celtic)
Peter Dermot Doherty (Manchester City)
Paddy Bonnar (Belfast Celtic)
Captain: Peter Doherty

England:
Frank Swift (Manchester City) --
Laurie Scott (Arsenal)
Thomas Henry Kinsell (West Bromwich Albion) --
Frank Soo (Stoke City)
Neil Franklin (Stoke City)
Joseph Mercer (Everton) --
Stanley Matthews (Stoke City)
Horatio S. Carter (Sunderland)
Tommy Lawton (Everton)
Stanley Mortensen (Blackpool)
Leslie G. F. Smith (Brentford)
Captain: Joe Mercer

By George Glass

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