Match No. 72 - Monday, 18th March 1901

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    • GK
    • Leigh Roose  
    • RB
    • Sam Meredith  
    • LB
    • Charlie Morris  
    • HB
    • Maurice Parry  
    • HB
    • William Jones  
    • HB
    • Ted Hughes  
    • OR
    • Billy Meredith  
    • IR
    • David Pugh  
    • CF
    • Morgan Morgan-Owen  
    • IL
    • Thomas Parry  
    • OL
    • Ephraim Williams  

Notes

  • Penalty: Ernest Needham1st scored from 1 taken (100.0%). England's 2nd overall. "...Foster, going straight through, was badly tripped, and from the penalty kick Needham put on a second five minutes from the resumption." The first successful England penalty.
  • Hat-Trick: Steve Bloomer2nd hat-trick (16th overall). 42 minutes between first and third goals. The first Englishman to score two hat-tricks.
  • Player MilestoneMatt Kingsley's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneAlbert Wilkes' 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneBilly Bannister's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneWalter Bennett's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneBilly Beats' 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneBertie Corbett's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneErnest Needham's 1st Captaincy

Sources

  • Sheffield Daily Telegraph "England v Wales", Tuesday 19th March 1901, page 10.
  • The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade (Strategic Book Publishing and Rights co. 2013)

Managers

Referee

  •  Thomas Robertson

Attendance

  • 11,000

Half Time Score

  • England 1 - 0 Wales

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 1st   0
  •  Wales - 5th