Match No. 173 - Monday, 20th October 1930
British Home Championship (Home Championship 1930-31)
- Jimmy Dunne, 80'
- Missed Penalty: Alf Strange1st miss from 1st taken. Scott saved an Alf Strange penalty during the 2nd half. "They [England] ought to have increased their lead when a penalty was awarded but Strange kicked within the reach of Scott who saved smartly."
- Player MilestoneTony Leach's 1st Cap
- Player MilestoneGordon Hodgson's 1st Cap
- Player MilestoneJimmy Hampson's 1st Cap
- Player MilestoneHarry Burgess' 1st Cap
- Player MilestoneEric Houghton's 1st Cap
- Goal MilestoneHarry Burgess' 1st Goal
- Goal MilestoneJimmy Hampson's 1st Goal
- Goal MilestoneSammy Crooks' 1st Goal
- Goal MilestoneEric Houghton's 1st Goal
- The Times "England beat Ireland", Tuesday 21st October 1930, page 7.
- John Thomson
Half Time Score
- England - 5th 1
- Ireland - 24th