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Scotland vs Wales international football match report

Date, kick-off time: Saturday, 10 March 1888, 16:00 (UTC)
National teams, score:
Scotland
-
Wales
5:1
Competition:British Championship 1888
Referee:
John Clegg, Sheffield
/
England
Attendance, venue:8 000, Easter Road, Edinburgh
Goals:1:0 (6') William Paul, 2:0 (30') Neil Munro, 3:0 (33') Alexander Latta, 3:1 (41') Jack Doughty, 4:1 (65') Willie Groves, 5:1 (75') Alexander Latta
Scotland national football team line-up in match Nr.33
Managed by selection committee
PlayerCapsClub
James Wilson   1Vale of Leven FC, Alexandria
Andrew Hannah   1Renton FC, Renton
Bob Smellie  Captain  2Queens Park FC, Glasgow
James Johnstone   1Abercorn FC, Paisley
James Gourlay   1Cambuslang FC, Cambuslang
James McLaren   1Hibernians FC, Edinburgh
Alexander Latta   1Dumbarton Athletic, Dumbarton
Willie Groves   1Hibernians FC, Edinburgh
William Paul   1Partick Thistle FC, Partick
John McPherson   1Kilmarnock FC, Kilmarnock
Neil Munro   1Abercorn FC, Paisley
Wales national team line-up in match Nr.30
Managed by -
PlayerCapsClub
James Trainer   2Preston North End FC, Preston
Di Jones   2Chirk AAA FC, Chirk
Jack Powell  Captain  15Newton Heath LYR FC, Manchester
Tom Burke   8Newton Heath LYR FC, Manchester
Joe Davies   3Newton Heath LYR FC, Manchester
Robert Roberts   4Bolton Wanderers FC, Bolton
William Pryce-Jones   4Cambridge University AFC, Cambridge
Job Wilding   8Bootle FC, Bootle
Jack Doughty   6Newton Heath LYR FC, Manchester
George Owen   1Chirk AAA FC, Chirk
Roger Doughty   2Newton Heath LYR FC, Manchester
Match stats
National teamPlayersAverage capsAverage ageClubsGoalsCautionsExpulsions
Scotland111.0919500
Wales115.0006100
Historical data sources
The Dundee Courier and Argus (Dundee), №10818, 12.03.1888; Newspapers.com
The Glasgow Herald (Glasgow), №61, 12.03.1888; Google Newspapers
South Wales Daily News (Cardiff), №5003, 12.03.1888; The National Library of Wales
The Wrexham Advertiser (Wrexham), №-, 17.03.1888; Newspapers.com
Comments

davy.allan - posted 16.08.2020 20:13:13

Whilst the venue was called Easter Road back in 1888. It is different from the current Easter Road. It is now known as ’Hibernian Park’. (link: )

TiredClimber - posted 27.09.2020 12:04:35

Jack Doughty scored in 41 min. (link: )
Scotland vs Wales post-match head-to-head
PlayedWonDrawnLostGoalsPoints/Match
13130059 - 62.000
Scotland v Wales match-by-match record
Scotland matches
Previous match:
British Championship 1887
Wales vs Scotland 0-2
Wrexham, Monday 21 March 1887
Next match:
British Championship 1888
Scotland vs England 0-5
Glasgow, Saturday 17 March 1888
Wales matches
Previous match:
British Championship 1888
Wales vs Ireland 11-0
Wrexham, Saturday 3 March 1888
Next match:
British Championship 1889
England vs Wales 4-1
Stoke-on-Trent, Saturday 23 February 1889
Scotland top scorers
1. George Ker (1880 - 1882) - 10 goals
... Alexander Latta (1888) - 2 goals
... Willie Groves (1888) - 1 goal
... William Paul (1888) - 1 goal
... Neil Munro (1888) - 1 goal
(correct as of March 10, 1888)
Wales top scorers
1. William Owen (1882 - 1884) - 6 goals
2. Jack Doughty (1888) - 6 goals
3. Job Wilding (1885 - 1888) - 4 goals
4. John Price (1882) - 4 goals
5. Herbert Sisson (1885 - 1886) - 4 goals
(correct as of March 10, 1888)
Brief match report
Sat. 10 Mar 1888
Easter Road, Edinburgh
Scotland 5-1 Wales
Goals: Paul 6, Munro 30, Latta 33, Doughty 41, Groves 65, Latta 75

Scotland: Wilson, Hannah, Smellie (c), Johnstone, Gourlay, McLaren, Latta, Groves, Paul, McPherson, Munro. Managed by selection committee.

Wales: Trainer, Jones, Powell (c), Burke, Davies, Roberts, Pryce-Jones, Wilding, Jack Doughty, Owen, Roger Doughty.

Att: 8 000
Ref: Clegg (England)

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