Inter League matches

Irish League v English League 0-2 (Inter League: November 7, 1896)

November 7, 1896
Match: Inter League, at The Oval (Belfast).
Irish League – English League 0-2 (0-1).
Attendance: 12,000.
Referee: Mr. John Marshall (Glasgow); linesmen: Messrs. J.J. Bentley and S. Munro.
Irish League (2-3-5): Tom Scott (Cliftonville), Jack Ponsonby (Distillery), Sam Torrans (Linfield), John Campbell (Cliftonville), Tom McClatchey (Distillery), Bob Milne (Linfield), Tom Somerset (Glentoran), William McArthur (Glentoran), William Gibson (Cliftonville), John Peden (Distillery), Joe Hingerty (North Staffords).
English League (2-3-5): Joe Reader (West Bromwich Albion), Howard Spencer (Aston Villa), Billy Williams (West Bromwich Albion), Billy Malpass (Wolverhampton Wanderers), William Higgins (West Bromwich Albion), Billy Bassett (West Bromwich Albion), Steve Bloomer (Derby County), Harry Bradshaw (Liverpool), Harry Wood (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Billy Beats (Wolverhampton Wandereres).
The goals: 0-1 Beats, 0-2 Bloomer.


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