Neill and Walker selected for the Scottish League XI

January 27, 1896
The Scottish Football League met at Glasgow yesterday and selected the following powerful team to oppose Ireland at Glasgow on February 15: – Goal, McArthur (Celtic); backs, Peter Meehan (Celtic), Doyle (Celtic); Half-backs, Gibson (Rangers), Neill (Hibernians), Blair (Third Lanark); forwards, Murray (Hibernians), Blessington (Celtic), Martin (Celtic), Alex “Sandy” McMahon (Celtic), Walker (Heart of Midlothian).
(Daily Gazette for Middlesbrough: January 28, 1896)