1941 Australia Men's National Team Results
Researched by Doug Butcher, written by Greg Stock

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Friendly Matches

Saturday June 28 1941
Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Australia
Referee: E.Hayden (Australia)
Linesmen: G.Tomlinson and C.Rodger (Australia)
Attendance: 5,000
AUSTRALIA
William Morgan, Jack Evans (c), Bert Walker, Robert Kelso, Jimmy Osborne, Jack Wallace, James Wilkinson, Reg Date, Jack Hughes, Wally Magee, Ron Taylor
Manager: Not recorded
Goals: Wilkinson (x2), Magee (x2)
4 - 6 Chinese XI
Cheung Wing-Choi, Hau Yung-Sang, Lee Tin-Sang, Cheung Kam-Hoi, Sung Ling-Sing, Ng Kee-Cheung, Yeung Shui-Yik, Fung King-Cheung, Hi Ven-Kui, Lai Shiu-Wing, Cho Chow-Ting
Manager: Woo Lai-Tin
Goals: Lai Shiu-Wing (x3), Hi Ven-Kui (x2), Evans Own Goal

In 1941 a Chinese team toured Australia and played a series of five matches against the Australian national side. As per the Chinese tours of Australia in 1923 and 1927 there is much conjecture as to the composition of the side and whether it was in fact a provincial or club side Sing Tao.

Saturday July 5 1941
Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, Australia
Referee: W.Tromans (Australia)
Linesmen: W.Chard and Frank Chidgey (Australia)
Attendance: 25,000
AUSTRALIA
William Morgan, Jack Wallace, Jack Evans (c), Ray Bryant, William Coolahan, Jimmy Osborne, Roy Crowhurst, James Wilkinson, Alf Quill, Jack Hughes, Max Wynn
Manager: Not recorded
Goals: Hughes (x2), Wilkinson 53, Quill 73
4 - 2 Chinese XI
Cheung Wing-Choi, Hau Yung-Sang, Lee Tin-Sang, Cheung Kam-Hoi, Sung Ling-Sing, Ng Kee-Cheung (Hau Yung-Sang), Yeung Shiu-Yik, Fung King-Cheung, Hi Ven-Kui, Lai Shiu-Wing, Cho Chow-Ting
Manager: Woo-Lai-Tin
Goals: Cho Chow-Ting 3, Hi Ven-Kui

Saturday July 12 1941
Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney, Australia
Referee: Not recorded
Attendance: Not recorded
AUSTRALIA
William Morgan, Jack Wallace, Jack Evans (c), Ray Bryant, William Coolahan, Jimmy Osborne, James Wilkinson, Reg Date, William Lonergan, Jack Hughes, Les Burnett
Manager: Not recorded
Goal: Lonergan (x2)
2 - 5 Chinese XI
Cheung Wing-Choi, Hau Yung-Sang, Lee Tin-Sang, Cheung Kam-Hoi, Sung Ling-Sing, Ng Kee-Cheung, Yeung Shui-Yik, Fung King-Cheung, Hi Ven-Kui, Lai Shiu-Wing, Cho Chow-Ting
Manager: Woo Lai-Tin
Goals: Cho Chow-Ting, Lai Shiu-Wing, Hi Ven-Kui, Fung King-Cheung, Yeung Shui-Yik 89
Match Day Programme

Saturday July 19 1941
Newcastle Sports Ground, Newcastle, Sydney, Australia
Referee: Not recorded
Attendance: Not recorded
AUSTRALIA
William Morgan, Jack Evans (c), Gordon Muncaster, Ray Bryant, Jim Cuthbert, Lex Gibb, Roy Crowhurst, James Wilkinson, William Lonergan, Jack Hughes, Ron Taylor
Manager: Not recorded
Goals: Lonergan (x3), Wilkinson, Crowhurst
5 - 2 Chinese XI
Cheung Wing-Choi, Hau Yung-Sang, Lee Tin-Sang, Cheung Kam-Hoi, Sung Ling-Sing, Leung Wing-Chiu, Yeung Shiu-Yik, Fung King-Cheung, Hi Ven-Kui, Lai Shiu-Wing, Cho Chow-Ting
Manager: Woo Lai-Tin
Goals: Yeung Shiu-Yik, Hi Ven-Kui

Saturday August 2 1941
Exhibition Ground, Brisbane, Australia
Referee: Not recorded
Attendance: Not recorded
AUSTRALIA
William Morgan, Jack Evans (c), Gordon Muncaster, Ray Bryant, Bob Lawrie, Lex Gibb, Roy Crowhurst, James Wilkinson, William Lonergan, Jack Hughes, Vic Barnett
Manager: Not recorded
Goals: Lonergan (x5), Barnett, Wilkinson, Lawrie
8 - 4 Chinese XI
Cheung Wing-Choi, Hau Yung-Sang, Lee Tin-Sang, Kwok Ying-Kee, Sung Ling-Sing, Cheung Kam-Hoi, Yeung Shui-Yik, Fung King-Cheung, Hi Ven-Kui, Lai Shiu-Wing, Cho Chow-Ting
Manager: Woo Lai-Tin
Goals: Lai Shiu-Wing (x3), Yeung Shui-Yik
Australia finished the five game series with three wins and two losses.
 

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