Inter League matches

Irish League v Scottish League 3-2 (Inter League: April 29, 1893)

April 29, 1893
International, Inter-League, at Ulsterville (Belfast).
Irish League XI – Scottish League XI 3-2 (3-0).
Attendance: 3,000; gate receipt: £80.
Referee: Mr. John James Bentley (EFL); linesmen: Messrs. W. Potter (IFA) and Lawrence (SFL).
Irish League XI (2-3-5): Tom Gordon (Linfield), Robert Stewart (Cliftonville), Sam Torrans (Linfield), Nathaniel McKeown (Linfield), Bob Milne (Captain; Linfield), Sam Johnston (Linfield); McLaughlin (Ulster), Robert Torrans (Linfield), James Williamson (Cliftonville), John Peden (Linfield), Seddington (Glentoran).
Scottish League XI (2-3-5): Jock Fairbairn (Hearts), Andrew Thomson (Captain; Third Lanark), Archie McCall (Renton), James Kirkwood (Abercorn), J.L. Allison (Renton), Edward McBain (St. Mirren), Alex McLardy (Abercorn), Alex Wylie (St. Mirren), Robert Laing (Leith Athletic), James McCall (Renton), David Baird (Hearts).
The goals: 1-0 Peden (3 min.), 2-0 Williamson (10 min.), 3-0 S. Torrans, 3-1 Laing, 3-2 Brown.
Substitute for Scottish League: Andy Brown (St Mirren) replaced Alex Wylie after 6 minutes’ play due to injury.

David Baird, Hearts (Scottish Referee: March 4, 1889):


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