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Schweiz/Suisse/Svizzera/Svizra

 


240 vs. Italy

b 2 vs. Switzerland
bu/o
241 vs. Denmark

Wednesday, 19 May 1947
End-of-Season Tour 'B' Exhibition Match

FC Schaffhausen 0 England B 6 [0-3]
 

Match Summary
FC Schaffhausen Party
England Party

a school playing field in Schaffhausen
Attendance: tbc;
Kick-off: tbc

England - Stan Mortensen (hattrick), Wilf Mannion, Stan Pearson, Henry Cockburn
B Team Results

? kicked-off. ? minutes (? & ?).

 

Match Summary

Officials

FC Schaffhausen

Type

England

Referee (-) - tbc
x (-), .

Linesmen - tbc

  Goal Attempts  
  Attempts on Target  
  Hit Bar/Post  
  Corner Kicks Won  
  Offside Calls Against  
  Fouls Conceded  
  Possession  

FC Schaffhausen Team

 

Rank:

Swiss Nationalliga B team, currently bottom of fourteen teams Colours: tbc
Capt:   Manager: tbc
FC Schaffhausen Lineup
        G  
2       RB  
3       LB  
4       RHB  
5       CHB  
6       LHB  
7       OR  
8       IR  
9       CF  
10       IL  
11       OL  

reserves:

-
 
2-3-5  

Averages:

Age -  

 

England Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established; Colours: probably the 1946 home uniform - White collared jerseys, blue shorts, red socks
Capt: Frank Swift Manager:
Trainer: Jesse Carver
Walter Winterbottom, 35 (31 March 1913), appointed director of coaching on 8 July 1946, and team manager in May 1947;
second B match, W 1 - D 1 - L 0 - F 5 - A 1.
Fifteen-man Party chosen by Selection Committee headed by Arthur Drewry on Sunday, 25 April 1948. Team chosen on Friday, 21 May.
England Lineup
  Swift, Frank V. 34 26 December 1913 G Manchester City FC
2 Scott, Lawrence 31 23 April 1917 RB

Arsenal FC

3 Aston, John 26 3 September 1921 LB Manchester United FC
4 Wright, William A. 24 6 February 1924 RHB

Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

5 Franklin, Cornelius 26 24 January 1922 CHB

Stoke City FC

6 Cockburn, Henry 26 14 September 1921 LHB

Manchester United FC

7 Matthews, Stanley 33 1 February 1915 OR Blackpool FC
8 Mannion, Wilfred J. 29 16 May 1918 IR

Middlesbrough FC

9
Mortensen, Stanley H. 26 26 May 1921 CF Blackpool FC
10 Pearson, Stanley C. 29 11 January 1919 IL

Manchester United FC

11 Langton, Robert 28 8 September 1918 OL

Blackburn Rovers FC

reserves:

Alf Ramsey (Southampton), Jack Howe (Derby County FC), Bill Nicholson (Tottenham Hotspur), Tom Finney (Preston North End FC) and Tommy Lawton (Notts County FC). Lawton was suffering with an injured groin.
Ted Ditchburn (Tottenham Hotspur FC) was a home reserve. On standby in case of injury to Swift.
 
2-3-5 Swift  -
Ramsey, Aston -
Nicholson, Franklin, Wright -
Finney, Mannion, Mortensen, Pearson, Langton.

Averages:

Age 27.7
 

 

Source Notes

TheFA.com
Original newspaper reports
Rothman's Yearbooks
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