Match No. 206 - Wednesday, 18th November 1936

  • Assist: Fred Worrall. A centre from Worrall met the head of Carter. Raich Carter1st of 7 goals, 30' (?)
  • Assist: Freddie Steele. "Steele veered out to the left wing and crossed the ball back to Bastin, whose shot hit the inside of the far goal-post and rebounded into the net." Cliff Bastin9th of 12 goals, 67'
  • Assist: Joe Johnson. "a centre by Johnson found the Irish defence out of position and Worrall right in front of goal." Fred Worrall2nd of 2 goals, 75'
    • RB
    • George MaleArsenal, 11th of 19 caps
      26 years, 6 months, 10 days
      (c)1st captaincy
    • LB
    • Ted CatlinSheffield Wed, 2nd of 5 caps
      26 years, 10 months, 7 days
    • RH
    • Cliff BrittonEverton, 5th of 9 caps
      27 years, 2 months, 20 days
    • CH
    • Charles GeeEverton, 3rd of 3 caps
      27 years, 7 months, 12 days
    • LH
    • Eric KeenDerby, 3rd of 4 caps
      26 years, 1 month, 14 days
    • OR
    • Fred WorrallPortsmouth, 2nd of 2 caps
      26 years, 2 months, 10 days
    • IR
    • Raich CarterSunderland, 4th of 13 caps
      22 years, 10 months, 28 days
    • IL
    • Cliff BastinArsenal, 17th of 21 caps
      24 years, 8 months, 4 days
    • OL
    • Joe JohnsonStoke City, 1st of 5 caps
      25 years, 7 months, 14 days
  • Tom Davis, 43'
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    • GK
    • Tommy BreenThomas Breen.
      Born 27th Apr 1912, Drogheda.
    • RB
    • Billy CookWilliam Cook.
      Born 20th Jan 1909, Coleraine.
      (c)
    • LB
    • Bertie FultonRobert Patrick Fulton.
      Born 6th Nov 1906, Larne.
    • HB
    • Keiller McCulloughKeiller McCullough.
      Born 25th Mar 1905, Larne.
    • HB
    • Jack JonesJohn Jones.
      Born 3rd Apr 1907, Lurgan.
    • HB
    • Billy MitchellWilliam Mitchell.
      Born 22nd Nov 1910, Lurgan.
    • OR
    • Jackie BrownJohn Brown.
      Born 8th Nov 1914, Belfast.
    • IR
    • Alex StevensonAlexander Ernest Stevenson.
      Born 9th Aug 1912, Dublin.
    • CF
    • Tom DavisThomas Lawrence Davis.
      Born 3rd Feb 1911, Dublin.
    • IL
    • Peter DohertyPeter Dermot Doherty.
      Born 5th Jun 1913, Magherafelt.
    • OL
    • Jimmy KellyJames Kelly.
      Born 1911, Ballybofey.

Notes

  • First Scorer?The Times suggests Steele headed in the first England goal.
  • Player MilestoneHarry Holdcroft's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneCharles Gee's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneFred Worrall's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneJoe Johnson's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneRaich Carter's 1st Goal

Sources

Managers

Referee

  • Scotland Willie E Webb

Attendance

  • 25,000

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, gaining 7 ranking points to 1923 points England - 7th
  • Ireland - 25th