Asked in Football - SoccerScotland
Football - Soccer
How many times has Scotland played England in international football?
Asked in Football - Soccer, Soccer History
Who played the first international soccer game?
Asked in English Cricket
Who has played football for Scotland and cricket for England?
Ian Botham Dennis Law Sir Ian Botham has never played international football for Scotland.... Denis Law never played cricket for England Andy Goram played both football and cricket for Scotland but never cricket for England. He also played football in England for Oldham Athletic, Notts County, Sheffield Utd, Coventry City and played 2 games for Manchester Utd in 2001 whilst on loan
Asked in Football - Soccer
Where was the first international soccer game played?
Asked in Soccer History
What were the first countries football was played in?
Where was the first game of soccer played?
Asked in Football - Soccer
How many times have England beaten Scotland at football?
Asked in Rugby
When was the first ever rugby international played?
Asked in History of Sports, Rugby
Who was the first internatal rugby teams to play?
Who played football in England Spain Scotland and holland?
Asked in Football - Soccer, Scotland, English Cricket
Who played football for Scotland and cricket for England?
Asked in Scotland
Who has played international football and cricket for Scotland?
Asked in United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, Surnames
What four football players have played for England wales Scotland and northern Ireland and their surnames end in 'i'?
Asked in Scotland, English Cricket
Who played cricket for England in the morning and football for Scotland in the afternoon?
Asked in International Football
What goalkeeper has played for 3 different international teams?
Where was the first soccer game played?
The first game was actually in Scotland. Also the first game was England v.s. Scotland Football in general can be traced by over 900 years to Medieval Shrovetide football. However, the 'Laws of the game' for Assosiation football (Soccer) were coded by the Football Association in 1863. The first ever soccer match was played on Barnes common at Mortlake, London on 19th December 1863 between Barnes football club and Richmond football club. The Barnes club was captained by E.C. Morley who founded the Barnes club and wrote the 'Laws of the Game' for and behalf of the Football Association. The purpose of the game was to test the new code. The game ended 0-0. The first of 5 experimental international association football (Soccer) matches were played between a team of Army offices representing England and a team of London based Scottish players representing Scotland. The games were played between 5th March 1872 and 24th February 1872 at the Oval, London. The first game ended with a 1-1 draw with Scotland scoring the first unofficial international goal. The first official international game was played between Scotland vs. England on 30th November 1872 (St Andrews day in Scotland). The game took place at the West of Scotland Cricket Club, Glasgow. The game ended with a 0-0 draw.