Match No. 237 - Wednesday, 5th November 1947
British Home Championship (Home Championship 1947-48)
- Dave Walsh, 54'
- Peter Doherty, 90'
- Ireland EqualiserDoherty's goal was the last kick of the game. The referee blew for full-time after the goal was scored which was just as well for Doherty as he had managed to injure himself whilst scoring.
- Missed Penalty: Wilf Mannion1st miss from 1st taken. On 70 minutes "...Hinton magnificently saved a fierce penalty kick by Mannion."
- Western Daily Press "Ireland in running for soccer title" Thursday 6th November 1947, page 2.
- England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
- Peter Fitzpatrick
Half Time Score
- England - 4th 1
- Ireland - 27th