April 29, 1893
International, Inter-League, at Ulsterville (Belfast).
Irish League – Scottish League 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 (2-3-5): Tom Gordon (Linfield), Robert Stewart (Cliftonville), Sam Torrans (Linfield), Nathaniel “Thanny” McKeown (Linfield), Bob Milne (Captain, Linfield), Sam Johnston (Linfield); McLaughlin (Ulster), Robert Torrans (Linfield), James Williamson (Cliftonville), John Peden (Linfield), William Saddington (Glentoran).
Scottish League (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):
Bob Milne, Linfield (Dundee Evening Telegraph: January 28, 1898).
Sam Torrans, Linfield (Dundee Evening Telegraph: January 28, 1898).
Categories: Inter League matches