1926–27 British Home Championship

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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.

Table[edit]

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 Scotland 4 3 2 0 1 6 2 +4
 England 4 3 1 2 0 8 7 +1
 Ireland 2 3 0 2 1 5 7 −2
 Wales 2 3 0 2 1 5 8 −3

The points system worked as follows:

  • 2 points for a win
  • 1 point for a draw

Results[edit]




21 February 1927
Ireland  0 – 2  Scotland
  Alan Morton 2


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "England's Matches: 1919-30". England Football Online. Retrieved 31 July 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "SCOTLAND v WALES British International Championship A Squad 3:00 PM 30 October 1926". Scotland: Results. The Scottish Football Association. Retrieved 11 September 2012.