Socceroo B Matches 1924

Socceroo B Matches for 1924

Written by David Hearder and Greg Stock


This was a friendly match, the 19th match of the Canucks tour, wedged between the fourth and fifth tests against Australia
Played: Saturday July 5 1924 Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Australia
Australian XI
Jim Robison, McFarlane, W.Aitken, George Bristow, Len Norman, George Raitt, Cecil Williams, Les Honeysett, Judy Masters, John Orr, Fred Ramsay
0 - 3 Canada
Henry Noseworthy, George Anderson, Andrew McLean, Frank Dierden, Robert Harley (c), Richard Stobbart, Jim Wilson, William Linning, Leslie Ford, Fred Bowman, George Forrest
Goals: Ford, Wilson 44, Stobbart
Referee: George Clarke (Australia)
Attendance: 5,000
Coach: Donald Morrison (Canada)
Manager: James Adam (Canada)
sources :
Argus, Saturday 5 July 1924, p22
Argus, Monday 7 July 1924, p17
Soccer News [Sydney] 19 Sep 1925, p.13