Match No. 26 - Saturday, 13th March 1886
British Home Championship (Home Championship 1885-86)
- James Williams, 15'
- Goal TimesThe sequence of goal scorers and times is unknown.
- Disputed CaptainThe England captain is disputed between Tinsley Lindley, Percy Walters and George Shutt.
- Hat-Trick: Benjamin Spilsbury1st hat-trick (5th overall).
- Player MilestoneDick Baugh's 1st Cap
- Player MilestoneGeorge Shutt's Only Cap
- Player MilestoneRalph Squire's 1st Cap
- Player MilestoneCharles Dobson's Only Cap
- Player MilestoneJohn Leighton's Only Cap
- Player MilestoneFred Dewhurst's 1st Cap
- Player MilestoneTinsley Lindley's 1st Cap
- Player MilestoneThelwell Pike's Only Cap
- Goal MilestoneTinsley Lindley's 1st Goal
- Goal MilestoneFred Dewhurst's 1st Goal
- The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade (Strategic Book Publishing and Rights co. 2013)
- James E McKillop
Half Time Score
- England - 2nd 0
- Ireland - 6th