Match No. 93 - Monday, 16th March 1908

  • William Davies
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    • GK
    • Leigh Roose
    • RB
    • Horace Blew
    • LB
    • Charlie Morris
    • HB
    • Edwin Hughes
    • HB
    • Maurice Parry
    • HB
    • George Latham
    • OR
    • Billy Meredith
    • IR
    • Billy Matthews
    • CF
    • William Davies
    • IL
    • Grenville Morris
    • OL
    • Robert Evans
    • GK
    • Dai Davies
    • HT

Notes

  • Player InfoRobert Evans (the Welsh outside left) would later appear for England on 4 occasions.
  • Player InjuriesRoose sustained a head injury sometime during the first half "...in a charge by V.J. Woodward...". "A further handicap soon completely crippled the Welsh team, Hughes, who was suffering from a cold, becoming so ill that he had to leave the field."
    Shortly after half time Davies came on for Roose in goal. The first occurance of a substitute during an England International.
  • Hat-Trick: Vivian Woodward1st hat-trick (17th overall). 62 minutes between first and third goals.
  • Player MilestoneHorace Bailey's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneHarold Hardman's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneJimmy Windridge's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneBilly Wedlock's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneVivian Woodward's 10th Goal
  • Goal MilestoneGeorge Hilsdon, 40' - 300th goal scored by England

Sources

  • The Times Tuesday 17th March 1908
  • The History of the English Football League: Part One 1888-1930 by Michael J. Slade (Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co. 2013)

Managers

Referee

  • David Phillips

Attendance

  • 7,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 1st
  • Wales - 15th