1926–27 British Home Championship
The 1926-27 British Home Championship was a football tournament played between the British Home Nations during the 1926–27 season. It was shared by England and Scotland after a series of high scoring draws in the opening matches left England, Wales and Ireland well behind with Scotland ahead, only for England to defeat Scotland in the deciding game.
The points system worked as follows:
- 2 points for a win
- 1 point for a draw
20 October 1926
|England||3 – 3||Ireland|
|George Brown, Joe Spence, Norman Bullock||Billy Gillespie, Bobby Irvine, Hugh Davey|
12 February 1927
|Wales||3 – 3||England|
|Len Davies 2, Wilf Lewis||Dixie Dean 2, Billy Walker|
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- "SCOTLAND v WALES British International Championship A Squad 3:00 PM 30 October 1926". Scotland: Results. The Scottish Football Association. Retrieved 11 September 2012.
- British Home Championship 1919-20 to 1938-1939 - dates, results, tables and top scorers at RSSSF
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