Match Dates
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7th March

England on
8th March

9th March
 
Friendly match  
2 Saturday, 8 March 1873 - England 4 Scotland 2 [2-2]
Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington (2,500 to 4,000)
Kenyon-Slaney (2), Bonsor, Chenery
Renny-Tailyour, Gibb
HW




1899
George Blackburn born in Willesden Green








1936
Ernest Needham dies in Chesterfield aged 63




1954
Joe Reader dies in West Bromwich aged 88
1956
Laurie Cunningham born in St. Mary's Archway





1986
Jack Morton dies in Milton Keynes aged 71
1988 Frank Osborne dies in Epsom aged 91 years
1886 England team to face Ireland
1887
Scotland team chosen to face England
1893
Richmond chosen as a venue

1920
England team chosen to face Wales
1921
Harry Bedford joins Blackpool for Ł1200
1928
Harry Chambers joins West Bromwich Albion FC
1929
Albert Geldard signs amateur with Bradford FC
1933
Tom Parker appointed manager at Norwich City FC
1934
Ronnie Sewell, landlord at The Treaty of Commerce
1935
Syd Puddefoot manager at Northampton Town FC
 Bob Kelly
joins Carlisle United FC as player-manager

1938
Gordon Hodgson's wife, Doris, dies, aged 28
1941
Ellis Rimmer makes his final appearance
1950
HC & WCP Wales 0 Ireland 0
1952 amateur England 8 Rep. Ireland 2 at Gay Meadow


1959 youth East Germany 4 England 3 in Zwickau
1965 amateur Tottenham Hotspur 4 England 0
1968 amateur Great Britain 6 Rep. Ireland 0 at Watford
1969 amateur Rep. Ireland 1 England 1 at Dalymount Park
1972 Gordon Banks appears on ITV's This Is Your Life


1989 youth Greece 0 England 5 in Xanthi
1999 youth Spain 1 England 1 in Rota-Cödiz
2000 youth England 0 France 3
1989 England's first visit to Tiranë

World Cup Preliminary match
643 Wednesday, 8 March 1989 - Albania 0 England 2 [0-1]
Stadiumi Kombetar, Tiranë (25,000)
J.Barnes, Robson AW

  1994 under 21 England 1 Denmark 0 at Griffin Park
2003
David Nugent signs professional with Bury FC
2013
Franny Jeffers signs for Accrington Stanley FC

Opposition On This Day
1887 Paddy O'Connell (Ireland) born
1899 Jules Dewaquez (France) born
1919 Mal Griffiths (Wales) born
1921 Andrew Wilson (Scotland) dies in Richmond
1923 Atilio Cremaschi (Chile) born
1934 Marti Verges (Spain) born
1961 official Alexey Monahov (Russia) born
1972 official Martin Balko (Slovakia)
& Constantin Galca (Romania) born
1975 Markus Weissenberger (Austria) born
1977 official Marco Ferreira (Portugal)
& Johann Vogel (Switzerland) born
1984 György Garics (Austria) born
1986 Alexander Kitlitsyn (Kazakhstan) born
1988 Juan Carlos García (Honduras) born
1991 Róbert Mak (Slovakia) born
 

   

England's Record on 8th March
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 1 1 0 0 4 2 +2 0 0 4.00 2.00 100.0 +1
Away 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
Total 2 2 0 0 6 2 +4 0 1 3.00 2.00 100.0 +2
   

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