Match No. 30 - Saturday, 26th February 1887

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    • GK
    • Robert Mills-Roberts  
    • RB
    • Alfred Davies  
    • LB
    • Jack Powell  
    • HB
    • Humphrey Jones (c) 
    • HB
    • Tom Burke  
    • HB
    • Edward Evelyn  
    • OR
    • John Challen  
    • IR
    • Billy Owen  
    • CF
    • Job Wilding  
    • IL
    • William Turner  
    • OL
    • Billy Lewis  

Notes

  • Disputed Goal ScorerConflicting reports are at odds to the sequence of goals. Some suggest that it was Cobbold that scored the 3rd goal and that the first was the own goal scored by Powell. Whichever way round, it was the first ever own goal awarded to England.
  • Player MilestoneHerby Arthur's Last Cap
  • Goal Milestone1st Own Goal

Sources

  • The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade (Strategic Book Publishing and Rights co. 2013)
  • Welsh Football Data Archive

Managers

Referee

  •  Thomas Devlin

Attendance

  • 4,500

Half Time Score

  • England 1 - 0 Wales

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 2nd   0
  •  Wales - 5th