English League v Scottish League 6-2 (Inter League: March 24, 1906)


March 24, 1906
International: Inter League, at Stamford Bridge, kick-off: 15:30.
English League – Scottish League 6-2 (2-1).
Attendance: 18,000.
Referee: Mr. W. Kennersley (Wrexham); linesmen: Dr. Baxter (Everton) and W. Ward (Partick Thistle).
English League (2-3-5): Jimmy Ashcroft (Woolwich Arsenal), Herbert Burgess (Manchester City), John Glover (Birmingham), Ben Warren (Derby County), Colin Veitch (Newcastle United), James Bradley (Liverpool), Dickie Bond (Preston North End), Alf Common (Middlesbrough), Albert Shepherd (Bolton), Joe Bache (Aston Villa), Jimmy Conlin (Bradford City).
Scottish League (2-3-5): Henry Rennie (Hibernian), Donald McLeod (Celtic), David Crawford (St. Mirren), James “Sunny Jim” Young (Celtic), Charles Thomson (Hearts), John May (Glasgow Rangers), George Stewart (Hibernian), Robert Walker (Hearts), Jimmy Quinn (Celtic), Archie Kyle (Glasgow Rangers), George Wilson (Hearts).
The goals: 1-0 Shepherd (8 min.), 1-1 Kyle (10 min.), 2-1 Shepherd (30 min.), 3-1 Common (49 min.), 4-1 Shepherd (55 min.), 5-1 Shepherd (60 min.), 5-2 Thomson (75 min.), 6-2 Bache (87 min.).

Albert Shepherd (Bolton Wanderers): Athletic News: March 26, 1906.

Charles Thomson (Heart of Midlothian ‘Hearts’): Athletic News: March 26, 1906.

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