13th April – Today In Our Footballing History

13/04/1912 Cardiff Wales 3-2 Jack McCandless (2), Bartholomew Brennan

Jack Hanna, Alex Craig, Bill McConnell, Harry Hampton, Bartholomew Brennan, David Rollo, Johnny Houston, Denis Hannon, John McDonnell, Jack McCandless, Frank Thompson

Ireland took third place after beating Wales in a 3–2 away win in Cardiff. Wales, who came bottom with zero points, lost all three matches and conceded six goals in the process.

Frank Thompson Cap

In the match against England played on 10th February 1912 at Dalymount Park, England defeated Ireland 6-1 and in the match against Wales played on 13th April 1912 in Cardiff, Ireland defeated Wales 3-2.

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Northern Ireland Footballing Greats



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