Match No. 273 - Saturday, 4th October 1952

  • Charlie Tully, 15'
  • Charlie Tully, 46'
    • 1
    • Norman Uprichard  
    • 2
    • Willie Cunningham  
    • 3
    • Alf McMichael  
    • 4
    • Danny Blanchflower  
    • 5
    • Billy Dickson  
    • 6
    • Frank McCourt  
    • 7
    • Billy Bingham  
    • 8
    • Jimmy D'Arcy  
    • 9
    • Eddie McMorran  
    • 10
    • Jimmy McIlroy  
    • 11
    • Charlie Tully  

Notes

  • Goal infoTully's first goal went directly in from a corner.
  • Player InjuriesMcMorran and Dickinson clashed heads half way through the first half, and they both had to go off for stitches. Dickinson returned ten minutes later but McMorran only came back during the second half.
  • Player MilestoneEddie Baily's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneNat Lofthouse's 10th Goal
  • Goal MilestoneBilly Elliott's 1st Goal

Sources

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

Managers

Referee

  •  Douglas Gerrard

Attendance

  • 58,000

Half Time Score

  • Ireland 2 - 1 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 5th   2
  •  Ireland - 48th