England team vs. Wales

February 24, 1902
For the first of the English internationals to be played at Wrexham Racecourse on Monday next, March 3rd, the following were selected after the North v South match at the Crystal Palace yesterday to represent England: –

Billy George (Aston Villa), goal; Bob Crompton (Blackburn Rovers) and Jimmy Crabtree (Aston Villa), backs; Albert Wilkes (Aston Villa), Frank Forman (Notts Forest), and Ernest Needham (Sheffield United), half backs; Billy Hogg (Sunderland), Steve Bloomer (Derby County), Charles Sagar (Bury), Reg Erskine Foster (Corinthians), and Bert Lipsham (Sheffield United), forwards.
(Source: Lancashire Evening Post: February 25, 1902)

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


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