3 November 2010

078: 15 February 1908

078
15/02/1908
British Home Nations Championship
Ireland (IRE)
-
England (ENG)
H/T
1
3
1-1
Referee:
Thomas Robertson (SCO)
Umpires:
Venue:
Solitude, Belfast
Attendance:
22,600
Goals:
IRL: Hannon (13); ENG: Hilsden (7, 83), Woodward (80)


IRELAND: 2-3-5 (blue shirts)
Coach:
-
Captain:
W. Scott (Game 1, Won 0, Drew 0, Lost 1)

Players
Clubs
Gls
Cap
1
SCOTT W.
Everton

11
2
CRAIG A.B.
Rangers

1
3
McCARTNEY A.
Belfast Celtic

10
4
HARRIS V.
Shelbourne

4
5
CONNOR J.
Belfast Celtic

8
6
McCLURE G.
Cliftonville

3
7
BLAIR J.
Belfast Celtic

4
8
HANNON D.J.
Bohemians
1
1
9
MERCER H.V.A.
Linfield

1
10
BURNISON S.
Distillery

1
11
YOUNG S.
Linfield

3


ENGLAND: 2-3-5 (white shirts)
Harry Maskrey (Derby County); Robert Crompton (Blackburn Rovers), Jesse Pennington (West Bromwich Albion), Benjamin Warren (Derby County), William Wedlock (Bristol City), Evelyn Lintott (Queen's Park Rangers), John Rutherford (Newcastle United), Vivian Woodward (Tottenham Hotspur), George Hilsdon (Chelsea), James Windridge (Chelsea), George Wall (Manchester United)

Photograph:


Match Programme:


Credits/Sources:

George Glass
IFFHS
The British Home Football Championships 1884-1984 (Richard Samuel, 2003)
Roy Cathcart
"Gooner Blue"

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