England v Ireland, 05 November 1947

Score2-2
RefereeP Fitzpatrick
CompetitionBritish Home Championship
VenueGoodison Park
Attendance67,980

2  England

Manager: Walter Winterbottom

Goals:

Tommy Lawton G
Wilf Mannion G

Goals:

Peter Doherty G
Dave Walsh G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Frank Swift
Defender/Midfielder Billy Wright
Full back George Hardwick (captain)
Full back Laurie Scott
Centre half Neil Franklin
Centre forward Tommy Lawton
Forward Tom Finney
Forward Stan Matthews
Forward Stan Mortensen
Inside forward Wilf Mannion
Inside Forward/Wing half Phil Taylor

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ted Hinton
Full back Johnny Carey
Centre half Jack Vernon (captain)
Centre Half/Goalkeeper Con Martin
Wing half William Walsh
Outside Left Tommy Eglington
Outside right David Cochrane
Inside forward Sammy Smyth
Inside Left/Outside Right Peter Doherty