Friendly matches

Royal Arsenal v Walsall Town Swifts 2-0 (Friendly: February 25, 1893)

February 25, 1893
Match: Friendly, at Invicta Grounds, Plumstead.
Royal Arsenal – Walsall Town Swifts 2-0 (0-0).
Attendance: 4,000.
Referee: Mr. Saybell (Chatham); Umpires: Messrs. W.B. Jackson and C. Wakeley.
Royal Arsenal (2-3-5): Charles Williams, Joe Powell, William Jeffrey, Andrew Rankin, Bob Buist, David Howat, Duncan Gemmell, James Henderson, Walter Shaw, Arthur Elliott, Gavin Crawford.
Walsall Town Swifts (2-3-5): Tom Hawkins, Alex Pinches, J. Wood, S.H. Whittingham, Charles “Shiner” Shaw, Henry Robinson, W. Davies, Norman Forsyth, Sam Holmes, Frederick Gray, John Alcock.
The goals: 1-0 Gemmell, 2-0 Elliott.


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