North v South 1-2 (International trial: February 19, 1881)


February 19, 1881
Match: International trial, at Bramall Lane (Sheffield), kick-off: 15:30.
North – South 1-2 (0-0).
Attendance: 10,000.
Referee: Mr. W.P. Dix; umpires: Messrs. E.H. Bambridge and T. Hindle.
North (2-2-6): A.E. Sorby (Sheffield), T. Gibson (Blackburn Olympics), R. Gregory (The Wednesday), John Hunter (Sheffield Heeley), T.H. Fletcher (Pyebank), F.H. Marsden (Sheffield), T. Marshall (Darwen), T. Rostron (Darwen), L. McLoughlin (Exchange), W. Mosforth (The Wednesday), J. Brown (Blackburn Rovers).
South (2-2-6): H.A. Swepstone (Pilgrims), C.W. Wilson (Oxford), A.G. Kennedy (Old Malvernians), E.H. Topham (Cambridge University), Arthur Leopold Bambridge (Swifts), Edward Charles Bambridge (Swifts), L. Keyser (Swifts), H.H. Barnet (Upton Park), J. Barnard (Upton Park), R.T. Heygate (Oxford), W.F. Cunliffe (Oxford).
The goals: 0-1 E.C. Bambridge, 0-2 Own goal (Hunter), 1-2 Brown.

Sheffield Independent: February 19, 1881.

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