Match No. 239 - Saturday, 10th April 1948

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    • 1
    • Ian Black  
    • 2
    • Jock Govan  
    • 3
    • David Shaw  
    • 4
    • Billy Campbell  
    • 5
    • George Young (c) 
    • 6
    • Archie Macauley  
    • 7
    • James Delaney  
    • 8
    • Bobby Combe  
    • 9
    • Billy Thornton  
    • 10
    • Billy Steel  
    • 11
    • Billy Liddell  

Notes

  • Scotland's Robust Tactics:  Scotland reportedly used rather heavy tackling to try and disrupt England's rhythm, espcially on Swift who later found he had cracked a rib. Finney ended the match limping on the left wing.
  • Player Milestone:  Stan Pearson's 1st Cap
  • Goal Milestone:  Stan Mortensen's 10th Goal

Sources

  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)