Irish League v Scottish League 1-2 (Inter League: February 16, 1901)


February 16, 1901
International: Inter League, at the Oval (Belfast).
Irish League – Scottish League 1-2 (1-1).
Attendance: 6,000.
Referee: Mr. Charles Sutcliffe (English League); linesmen: Messrs.: T.D. Reid (Glentoran) and Phil Farmer (Hibernian).
Irish League (2-3-5): Sam McAlpine (Cliftonville), George Fleming (Belfast Celtic), Sam Torrans (Linfield), Pat Farrell (Distillery), James Connor (Glentoran), Joe Burnison (Distillery), James Edward Scott (Cliftonville), Jimmy Smith (Distillery), James Campbell (Cliftonville), Alfie Kearns (Distillery), Albert Waddell (Distillery).
Substitution: Arthur Leonard Bamford (Glentoran) for Kearns at half-time. Kearns having a broken bone in his foot.
Scottish League (2-3-5): George McWattie (Queens Park), Nicol Smith (Glasgow Rangers), David Storrier (Celtic), Neil Gibson (Glasgow Rangers), George Anderson (Kilmarnock), Tommy Hynds (Celtic), Thomas Atherton (Partick Thistle), John McPherson (Glasgow Rangers), John Graham (Kilmarnock), James Howie (Kilmarnock), Alex Smith (Glasgow Rangers).
The goals: 1-0 Kearns (10 min.), 1-1 N. Smith (30 min.), 1-2 A. Smith (60 min.).

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