FA Cup matches

Linfield v Cliftonville 5-1 (Irish FA Cup Final: March 11, 1893)


March 11, 1893
Match: Irish FA Cup, Final, at Lisburn Road (Ulsterville), kick-off: 15:30.
Linfield – Cliftonville 5-1 (5-0).
Attendance: 4,000.
Referee: Mr. T. Wright (IFA); linesmen: Messrs. Bambrick and Lytle.
Linfield (2-3-5): Thomas Gordon, William Gordon, Sam Torrans, Nathaniel “Thanny” McKeown, Samuel Johnston, Robert Torrans, John Peden, Martin Turley, Robert Milne, Tommy Torrans, George Gaffikin.
Cliftonville (2-3-5): John Clugston, Robert Stewart, E. Thompson, Alex Crawford, Hymie McKee, A. Anderson, James Small, George Williamson, James Williamson, Edward Turner, Dr John Blayney.
The goals: 1-0 T. Torrans (10 min.), 2-0 Milne (20 min.), 3-0 McKeown (22 min.), 4-0 Turley, 5-0 Milne (40 min.), 5-1 J. Williamson.

Advertisement from Belfast News-Letter, March 11, 1893.

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Sam Torrans, Linfield (Dundee Evening Telegraph: January 28, 1898).

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