1876–77 in English football

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The 1876–1877 season was the sixth season of competitive football in England.

National team[edit]

Date Venue Opponents Score England scorers Scotland scorers
3 March 1877 Kennington Oval, London  Scotland 1–3 Alfred Lyttelton (Cambridge University) (55 mins) John Ferguson(2), James Richmond

Once again England played Scotland at the Kennington Oval[1]This was England's first defeat on 'home soil', the referee for this match was former England player, Robert Ogilvie.[2]


Competition Winner
FA Cup Wanderers (4*)

Notes = Number in parentheses is the times that club has won that honour. * indicates new record for competition


  1. ^ England v Scotland, 3 March 1877. 11v11.com. Retrieved 27 June 2013. Archived 2013-06-30.
  2. ^ Report on England v Scotland match. London Hearts Supporters Club. Retrieved 18 June 2013

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