3 November 2010

096: 19 January 1914

096
19/01/1914
Wales (WAL)
-
Ireland (IRE)
H/T
1
2
0-1
Referee:
Isaac Baker (ENG)
Linesmen:
Venue:
Racecourse, Wrexham
Attendance:
5,000
Goals:
WAL: Evan Jones (pen); IRE: Gillespie (25, 65)
IRELAND:
Coach:
R. Bennett
Captain:
Alex Craig (Game 3)
Players
Club
Gls
Sub
Cap
1
Belfast Celtic
3
2
Bohemians
4
3
Morton
7
4
Everton
19
5
Hull City
3
6
Linfield
3
7
Bohemians
1
8
Linfield
7
9
Sheffield United
2
3
10
Liverpool
12
11
Bradford City
1


WALES:
Ted Peers (Wolverhampton W); Llewelyn Davies (Wrexham), Lloyd Davies (Northampton T), Edwin Hughes (Manchester C), Ernest Peake (Liverpool), Joseph T Jones (Stoke), Billy Meredith (Manchester Utd), Evan Jones (Bolton Wanderers), Walter O Davis (Millwall Ath), William ‘Lot’ Jones (Manchester C), Ted Vizard (Bolton Wanderers)

Match Pictures: (click to enlarge)


Notes:
  • Ireland's first goal is often credited to Sam Young rather than Billy Gillespie.
  • Val Harris left the field at half-time due to injury.

Credits/Sources:
100 Years of Irish Football (Malcolm Brodie, 1980)
The British Home Football Championships 1884-1984 (Richard Samuel, 2003)

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