English League v Scottish League 2-2 (Inter League: March 31, 1900)

March 31, 1900
International: Inter League, at Crystal Palace.
English League – Scottish League 2-2 (1-0).
Attendance: 7,500.
Referee: Mr. Sam Torrans (Ireland).
English League (2-3-5): Bill Foulke (Sheffield United), Howard Spencer (Aston Villa), Jimmy Crabtree (Aston Villa), Hill Griffiths (Wolves), Walter Wigmore (Small Heath), Bob Norris (Nottingham Forest), Charles Athersmith (Aston Villa), Steve Bloomer (Derby County), George Hedley (Sheffield United), Jimmy Settle (Everton), Jack Miller (Wolves).
Scottish League (2-3-5): Henry Rennie (Hearts), Nicol Smith (Glasgow Rangers), Robert Glen (Hibernian), Neil Gibson (Glasgow Rangers), Henry Marshall (Celtic), John Robertson (Glasgow Rangers), John Hodge (Celtic), Robert Walker (Hearts), John James Campbell (Celtic), Alex “Sandy” McMahon (Celtic), Alex Smith (Glasgow Rangers).
The goals: 1-0 Bloomer (15 min.), 1-1 Walker (50 min.), 2-1 Bloomer (67 min.), 2-2 Own goal (Norris, 90 min.).

Jimmy Crabtree, Aston Villa (Lloyd’s Weekly News: February 3, 1895):

Charles Athersmith, Aston Villa (Lloyd’s Weekly News: November 6, 1892):


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