1882–83 in English football

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Football in England
Season 1882–83
Men's football
FA Cup Blackburn Olympic
1881–82 England 1883–84

The 1882–1883 season was the 12th season of competitive football in England.

National team[edit]

Date Venue Opponents Score* England scorers Scottish scorer
3 February 1883 Kennington Oval, London, (H)  Wales 5–0[1] Charles Bambridge (Swifts) (43 mins), Clement Mitchell (Upton Park) (16, 70 & 90 mins) & Arthur Cursham (Notts County) (65 mins)
24 February 1883 Liverpool Cricket Club (H)  Ireland 7–0[2] Oliver Whateley (Aston Villa) (15 & 47 mins), William Cobbold (Cambridge University) (17 & 19 mins), Arthur Dunn (Cambridge University) (43 & 80 mins) & Francis Pawson (Cambridge University) (88 mins)
10 March 1883 Bramall Lane, Sheffield (H)  Scotland 2–3[3][4] Clement Mitchell (Upton Park) (24 mins) & William Cobbold (Cambridge University) (43 mins) Dr John Smith (3)

* England score given first

Key

  • H = Home match

Honours[edit]

Competition Winner
FA Cup Blackburn Olympic (1)

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ England v Wales, 3 February 1883. 11v11.com. Retrieved 3 July 2013. Archived 5 July 2013.
  2. ^ England v Ireland, 24 February 1883. 11v11.com. Retrieved 3 July 2013
  3. ^ England v Scotland, 10 March 1883.11v11.com. Retrieved 3 July 2013
  4. ^ Report on England v Scotland match. London Hearts Supporters Club. Retrieved 3 July 2012

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