Match No. 153 - Saturday, 2nd April 1927

  • Alan Morton, 48'
  •  
    • GK
    • Jack HarknessJohn Diamond Harkness.
      Born 27th Sep 1907, Glasgow.
    • RB
    • Willie McStayWilliam McStay.
      Born 21st Jun 1892, Netherburn.
      (c)
    • LB
    • Robert ThomsonRobert Thomson.
      Born 23rd Sep 1903, Falkirk.
    • HB
    • Tom MorrisonThomas Kelly Morrison.
      Born 21st Jan 1904, Coylton.
    • HB
    • Jimmy GibsonJames Davidson Gibson.
      Born 12th Jun 1901, Larkhall.
    • HB
    • Jimmy McMullanJames McMullan.
      Born 26th Mar 1895, Denny.
    • OR
    • Adam McLeanAdam McLean.
      Born 27th Apr 1899, Glasgow.
    • IR
    • Andy CunninghamAndrew Cunningham.
      Born 31st Jan 1891, Galston.
    • CF
    • Hughie GallacherHugh Kilpatrick Gallacher.
      Born 2nd Feb 1903, Bellshill.
    • IL
    • Bob McPhailRobert Lowe McPhail.
      Born 25th Oct 1905, Barrhead.
    • OL
    • Alan MortonAlan Lauder Morton.
      Born 24th Apr 1893, Glasgow.
    • GK
    • Jack BrownSheffield Wed, 2nd of 6 caps
      28 years, 0 months, 14 days
    • RB
    • Roy GoodallHuddersfield, 2nd of 25 caps
      24 years, 3 months, 2 days
    • LB
    • Taffy JonesBlackburn, 1st of 6 caps
      30 years, 6 months, 29 days
    • CH
    • Jack HillBurnley, 4th of 11 caps
      30 years, 1 month, 0 days
      (c)1st captaincy
    • LH
    • Sid BishopLeicester, 1st of 4 caps
      27 years, 1 month, 20 days
    • OR
    • Joe HulmeArsenal, 1st of 9 caps
      22 years, 7 months, 7 days
    • IR
    • George BrownHuddersfield, 3rd of 9 caps
      23 years, 9 months, 10 days
    • CF
    • Dixie DeanEverton, 2nd of 16 caps
      20 years, 2 months, 11 day
    • IL
    • Arthur RigbyBlackburn, 1st of 5 caps
      26 years, 9 months, 25 days
    • OL
    • Louis PageBurnley, 2nd of 7 caps
      28 years, 0 months, 6 days

Notes

  • Player MilestoneTaffy Jones' 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneSid Bishop's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneJoe Hulme's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneArthur Rigby's 1st Cap

Sources

  • The Times Monday 4th April, 1927
  • The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade (Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co. 2013)

Managers

Referee

  • Arthur Ward

Attendance

  • 111,214

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • Up 1 place, gaining 34 ranking points to 1864 points England - 9th - 1
  • Scotland - 3rd