Socceroo B Matches 1933

Socceroo B Matches for 1933

Written by David Hearder


This was a friendly match. The Australian XI consisted of players from only NSW.
Played : June 10 Venue : Hobart Park, Newcastle
Australian XI
W Morgan, D Evans, W Henwood, W Forrester, G Edgerton (Capt), J Osborne, J Wilkinson, J O'Brien, A Quill, W Price, F Smith
Goals : Quill 25, ??
2 - 2 New Zealand
W Zuill, J Gerrard, A Graham, A Stenhouse, W Chapman, D Crabb, F Blackie, E Barton, J Kershaw, J Christie (Capt), M Kay
Goals : Kershaw 15, ??
Referee : H Richardson
Linesmen : R Irwin, J Harris
Attendance : 1500
sources :
The Cessnock Eagle and South Maitland Recorder, Tuesday 13 June 1933, p.3
Sydney Morning Herald, Saturday 10 June 1933, p.17
Grant p.26
http://www.ultimatenzsoccer.com/NZRepSoccer/id164.htm


As is usual for these tours the Aussies started off with a warm up game against the locals before sailing off for New Caledonia
Played : August 3 Venue : Wanganui
Australia
Lineup and scorers unknown
4 - 3 Sydney Metro
Lineup and scorers unknown
sources :
source is Indische Courante
SMH 4 August 1933 p14
tour squad SMH 5 August 1933 p18


Played : August 13 Venue : Velodrome du Receiving, Noumea
New Caledonian XI
Lineup and scorer unknown
1 - 8 Australia
Lineup and scorers unknown
sources :
source is Indische Courante
Behrent p.47
SMH 14 August 1933 p14


Played : August 15 Venue : Velodrome du Receiving, Noumea
New Caledonia
Lineup and scorer unknown
1 - 2 Australia
Lineup and scorers unknown
sources :
source is Indische Courante
Behrent p.47
SMH 16 August 1933 p17


Played : August 20 Venue : Velodrome du Receiving, Noumea
New Caledonia
Lineup and scorers unknown
2 - 4 Australia
Lineup and scorers unknown
sources :
source is Indische Courante
Behrent p.47
Cessnock Eagle and South Maitland Recorder 22 August 1933 p3


Played : August 26 Venue : Velodrome du Receiving, Noumea
New Caledonia
Lineup and scorers unknown
3 - 7 Australia
Lineup and scorers unknown
sources :
source is Indische Courante
Behrent p.47
SMH 29 August 1933 p13


Played : September 4 Venue : Velodrome du Receiving, Noumea
Impassible (NCL)
Lineup and scorer unknown
1 - 6 Australia
Lineup and scorers unknown
sources :
source is Indische Courante
Behrent p.48
SMH 5 September 1933, p16


The final match of the tour was a benefit game against an unknown opponent. We're not really sure about the score either.
Played : September 9 Venue : Velodrome du Receiving, Noumea
Unknown Team
Lineup unknown
0 - 5 Australia
Lineup and scorers unknown
sources :
source is Indische Courante
SMH 5 September 1933, p16