November 26, 1910
Match: Southern League, First Division, at St. James’s Park.
Exeter City – Portsmouth 0-2 (0-1).
Referee: Mr. Albert Farrant (Bristol).
Exeter City (2-3-5): Walter Whittaker, Arthur Coates, Eddie Jones, Spencer Bassett, Thomas Griffiths, Frederick Prideaux, Fred Parnell, Francis James, Maxsted, Archie Hughes, A. Cooke.
Portsmouth (2-3-5): Thomas Cope, James Thomson, Jack Warner, Billy Yates, T. Worthington, Arthur Knight, Robert Noble, William Kirby, Alex Hall, Billy Turner, Teddy Long.
The goals: 0-1 Turner (5 min.), 0-2 Kirby.
** Gunner Maxsted from the Royal Field Artillery made his debut for Exeter City.
** Some sources have Alex Hall as the scorer of Portsmouth’s first goal.
Categories: League matches