Match Months
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25th February

England on
26th February

 27th February
 
Friendly match
12 Saturday, 26 February 1881 - England 0 Wales 1 [0-0]
East Lancashire Cricket Club, Blackburn
(3,000)
Vaughan HL

  1885 Ireland team chosen to play England
1887 England record a third win in a row for the first time

Home International Championship  
30 Saturday, 26 February 1887 - England 4 Wales 0 [1-0]
Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington
(4,500)
Powell OG, Lindley (2), Cobbold HW



1900
George Beel (uncapped) born in Bracebridge Heath
1906
Joe Beresford born in Shuttlewood
1907
Charlie Alcock dies in Brighton aged 64 years
1908
Peter O'Dowd born in Halifax
1910
Vic Woodley born in Burnham









1943
Alf Harvey dies in Rugby, aged 87 years
1945
Arthur Capes dies in Burton-upon-Trent, aged 70 years
1946
Colin Bell born in Hesleden




1978
Joe Beresford dies on his 72nd birthday in Birmingham
1890 England team chosen to play Wales & Ireland
1891
England team chosen to play Wales
& Ireland
1900
Fred Priest marries Ann Richards in Bakewell


1908 Percy Humphreys signs for Chelsea FC for Ł350

1912 England team chosen to play Wales

1920 Home Championship Wales 1 Scotland 1
1921 Home Championship Ireland 0 Scotland 2
1923 England team chosen to play Wales
 England to play Sweden in May

1926 Tommy Mort's son Thomas, born
1927 Home Championship Ireland 0 Scotland 2
1932 Syd Puddefoot returns to West Ham United FC
1939 Johnny Arnold marries Galdys Collins in Southampton



1947 Jackie Bray appointed as Watford FC manager
1957 under 23 Scotland 1 England 1 at Ibrox
1958 funeral of Duncan Edwards at Dudley
1968 amateur Charlton Athletic 3 GB 2
1986 England's first meeting against Israel

Friendly match
609 Wednesday, 26 February 1986 - Israel 1 England 2 [1-0]
The National Stadium, Ramat Gan (30,000)
Ohana
Robson (2 (1 pen))
AW

1998 Jimmy Hagan dies in Sheffield, aged 80 years  

Opposition On This Day
1869 Olphie Stanfield (Ireland)
& Tommy Brandon (Scotland) born
1882 Ferenc Mangltiz (Hungary) born
1899 Marcel Dangles (France) born
1922 Carl Aage Prćst (Denmark) born

1962 Louis-Paul Mfédé (Cameroon) born
1964 Peter Hubchev (Bulgaria) born
1967 Kazuyoshi Miura (Japan) born
1976 Stanislav Vlček (Czech Republic) born
1977 Leider Preciado (Colombia) born
1979 official Gareth Eakin (Rep. Ireland) born in Portadown
& Bjarni Gudjónsson (Iceland) also born
1980 Martin Jakubko (Slovakia) born
1984 Espen Ruud (Norway) born
1985 Fernando Llorente (Spain) born
1986 Vaidas Slavickis (Lithuania) born
1987 Juraj Kucka (Slovakia) born
1997 Albian Ajeti (Switzerland) born





1956
Giampaolo Mazza (San Marino coach) born in Genova

England's Record on 26th February
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 2 1 0 1 4 1 +3 1 1 2.00 0.50 50.0 =0
Away 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
Total 3 2 0 1 6 2 +4 1 1 2.00 0.667 66.7 +1

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