Scotland v Ireland 11-0 (International: February 23, 1901)

February 23, 1901
International: British Championship, at Celtic Park (Parkhead).
Scotland – Ireland 11-0 (5-0).
Attendance: 8,000.
Referee: Mr. Richard Gough (Wales FA).
Scotland (2-3-5): George McWattie (Queen`s Park), Nicol Smith (Glasgow Rangers), Bernard Battles (Celtic), David Russell (Celtic), George Anderson (Kilmarnock), John Robertson (Glasgow Rangers), John James Campbell (Celtic), John William Campbell (Glasgow Rangers), Robert Hamilton (Glasgow Rangers), Alex “Sandy” McMahon (Celtic), Alex Smith (Glasgow Rangers).
Ireland (2-3-5): Sam McAlpine (Cliftonville), William Kennedy Gibson (Cliftonville), Sam Torrans (Linfield), Patrick Farrell (Distillery), James Connor (Glentoran),Michael Cochrane (Leicester Fosse), James Scott (Cliftonville), Jimmy Smith (Distillery), James Campbell (Cliftonville), Henry O`Reilly (Dublin Freebooters), Robbie Clarke (Belfast Celtic).
The goals: 1-0 McMahon (6 min.), 2-0 McMahon (15 min.), 3-0 Russell (25 min.), 4-0 Campbell (30 min.), 5-0 McMahon (40 min.), 6-0 McMahon (50 min.), 7-0 Hamilton (55 min.), 8-0 Hamilton (60 min.), 9-0 Campbell (65 min.), 10-0 Hamilton (70 min.), 11-0 Hamilton (80 min.).

Robert Hamilton, Glasgow Rangers (Dundee Evening Telegraph: January 28, 1898).

Sam Torrans, Linfield (Dundee Evening Telegraph: January 28, 1898).


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