Internationals

England v Ireland 6-1 (International: February 25, 1893)


February 25, 1893
International: British Championship, at Perry Barr (Birmingham).
England – Ireland 6-1 (4-1).
Attendance: 10,000.
Referee: Mr. T.R. Park (Scottish FA); Linesmen: W.S. Dawson (IFA) and T.Y. Gunning (English FA).
England (2-3-5): Charles Charsley (Small Heath); Fred Pelly (Old Forest), Alban Harrison (Old Westminster); Albert Smith (Nottingham Forest), William Norman Winckworth (Old Westminster), Norman Cooper (Cambridge University), Gilbert Smith (Oxford University), George Huth Cotterill (Old Brightonians, Captain), Robert Topham (Wolves), Walter Gilliatt (Old Carthusians), Rupert Renorden Sandilands (Old Westminster).
Ireland (2-3-5): John Clugston (Cliftonville); William Gordon (Linfield), Robert Stewart (Cliftonville); Alex Crawford (Cliftonville), Samuel Spencer (Distillery), William Cunningham (Ulster); James Small (Cliftonville), George Gaffikin (Linfield), Olphert Stanfield (Distillery), John Peden (Linfield), Sam Torrans (Linfield).
The goals: 1-0 Gilliatt (10 min.), 1-1 Gaffikin (13 min.), 2-1 Gilliatt (18 min.), 3-1 Gilliatt (30 min.), 4-1 Gilbert Smith (43 min.), 5-1 Winckworth (60 min.), 6-1 Sandilands (75 min.).

Gilbert Smith (Oxford University).

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