Minor League's and Cup's

Sheffield v London 7-4 (Inter Association: October 26, 1896)


October 26, 1896
Match: Inter Association, at Olive Grove (Sheffield).
Sheffield – London 7-4 (4-2).
Attendance: 1,500.
Referee: Mr. F. Bye.
Sheffield (2-3-5): William Foulke (Sheffield United), Jack Earp (The Wednesday), Bob Cain (Sheffield United), Harry Brandon (The Wednesday), Thomas Crawshaw (The Wednesday), Ernest Needham (Sheffield United), Archie Brash (The Wednesday), Harry Davis (The Wednesday), Jack Almond (Sheffield United), Alex Brady (The Wednesday), Fred Spiksley (The Wednesday).
London (2-3-5): A.E. Harrison (Casuals), W. Hay (London Caledonians), E.H. Bray (old Carthusians), Stanley Briggs (Clapton), Charles Wreford Brown (Old Carthusians), E.F. Buzzard (Old Carthusians), R.R. Sandilands (Old Westminsters), S.S. Taylor (Casuals), J.H. Gettins (Brentford), C.L. Alexander (Casuals), R.H. Howie (London Caledonians).
The goals: 1-0 Almond (5 min.), 2-0 Brady (10 min.), 3-0 Brash (12 min.), 3-1 Gettins (25 min.), 3-2 Alexander (26 min.), 4-2 (43 min.), 5-2 Crawshaw, 6-2 Brash, 6-3 Gettins, 6-4 Alexander (80 min.), 7-4 Spiksley (90 min.).

Stanley Briggs, Clapton (Lloyd’s Weekly News: October 25, 1896).

R.H. Howie, London Caledonians (Lloyd’s Weekly News: December 6, 1896).

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