Socceroo B Matches 1953

Socceroo B Matches for 1953

Written by Alan Garside and Greg Stock.
Thanks to the research of Doug Butcher. For more details seecredits
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In 1953 a Hong Kong Chinese team toured Australia and played five test matches and one against an Australian XI side in Newcastle.
Played:Saturday July 25 1953 Venue: Royal Agricultural Ground, Sydney, Australia
Australia
Bill Mahoney, Mick O'Malley, Doug Wendt, Frank Sands, Bob Lawrie (c), Angus Drennan, Charlie Stewart, Alan Garside, Gordon Nunn, Jack Lennard, Harry Robertson
Goal: Stewart 35
1 - 4 Hong Kong Chinese XI
Yu Yiu-Tak (c), Hau Yung-Sang, Tang Sum, Chang Kam-Hoi, Ng Kee-Cheung, Chau Man-Chi, Ho Ying-Fun, Ho Cheung-Yau, Lee Chun-Fat, Szeto Man, Hau Ching-To
Goals: Lee Chun-Fat 20, Szeto Man 35, Ho Ying-Fun 46, Hau Ching-To
Referee: Ron Wright (Australia)
Linesmen: S.G.Thorpe & L.McDonald (Australia)
Attendance: 34,985
Coach: Viv Chalwin (Australia)
Managers: Kwok Ying-Shu (Hong Kong)


On August 1 1953 the Chinese side travelled up to Newcastle where they took on an Australian XI in a representative match.
Played: Saturday August 1 1953 Venue: Newcastle Showground, Australia
Australian XI
Bill Henderson, Cliff Almond, Lou Hearne, Bob Lawrie (c), Pat Clark, Kevin O'Neill, Charlie Stewart, Jack Lennard, Gordon Nunn, Reg Date, Harry Robertson
Goals: Date 2, 65, Nunn 20, Lennard, Robertson
5 - 2 Hong Kong Chinese XI
Yu Yiu-Tak (c), Lee Ping-Chiu, Hau Yung-Sang, Chau Man-Chi, Tan Kai-Sow, Cheung Kam-Hoi, Tang Sum, Szeto Man, Chu Wing-Keung, Lee Chun-Fat, Ho Cheung-Yau
Goals: Lee Chun Fat, Ho Cheung Yo
Referee: Bill McWilliams (Australia)
Attendance: 14,985
Manager: Kwok Ying-Shu (Hong Kong Chinese)


Played: Saturday August 8 1953 Venue: Brisbane Cricket Ground, Australia
Australia
Don Leo, Cliff Almond, Lou Hearne, Bob Lawrie, Bobby Madden, Kevin O'Neill, Charlie Stewart, Jack Lennard, Gordon Nunn, Reg Date, Harry Robertson
Goal: Date pen
1 - 7 Hong Kong Chinese XI
Yu Yiu-Tak (c), Hau Yung-Sang, Tan Kai-Sow, Chau Man-Chi, Ng Kee-Cheung, Chang Kam-Hoi, Ho Ying-Fun, Szeto Man, Lee Chun-Fat, Chu Wing-Keung, Hau Ching-To
Goals: Lee Chun-Fat 11, 36, _, _, _, Chau Man-Chi 39, Chu Wing-Keung 54
Referee: J.Perotte (Australia)
Linesmen: R.James & V.Robertson (Australia)
Attendance: 12,000
Coaches: Viv Chalwin and Tom Tennant (Australia)
Manager: Kwok Ying-Shu (Hong Kong Chinese)


Played: Saturday August 15 1953 Venue: Royal Agricultural Ground, Sydney, Australia
Australia
Bill Henderson, Cliff Almond, Doug Wendt, Bob Lawrie, Ralph Walker, Kevin O'Neill, Joe Wilson, Joe Bambrough, Alan Garside, Malcolm Wild, Harry Robertson
Goals: Alan Garside 55, _, Harry Robertson
3 - 3 Hong Kong Chinese XI
Yu Yiu-Tak (c), Hau Yung-Sang, Tan Kai-Sow, Chau Man-Chi, Ng Kee-Cheung, Cheung Kam-Hoi, Ho Ying-Fun, Szeto Man, Lee Chun-Fat, Chu Wing-Keung, Hau Ching-To
Goals: Lee Chun-Fat, Hau Ching-To 60, Chu Wing-Keung 85
Referee: Harold Lonsdale (Australia)
Linesmen: S.G.Thorpe & Ron Wright (Australia)
Attendance: 21,211
Coaches: Viv Chalwin & Tom Tennant (Australia)
Manager: Kwok Ying-Shu (Hong Kong Chinese)


Played: Saturday August 29 1953 Venue: Olympic Park, Melbourne, Australia
Australia
Bill Henderson, Cliff Almond, Kevin O'Neill (c), Jack Mather, Ralph Walker, Angus Drennan, Charlie Stewart, Allan Johns, Alan Garside, Malcolm Wild, Harry Robertson
Goals: Wild 25, _
2 - 3 Hong Kong Chinese XI
Yu Yiu-Tak (c), Hau Yang-Sang, Tan Kai-Sow, Chau Man-Chi, Ng Kee-Chung, Chang Kam-Hoi, Ho Ying-Fun, Szeto Man, Lee Chun-Fat, Chu Wing-Keung, Hau Ching-To
Goals: Chu Wing-Keung 18, Lee Chun Fat 36, Hau Ching-To 45
Referee: W.Bates (Australia)
Linesmen: Gatt & McCarthy (Australia)
Attendance: 16,346
Coach: Viv Chalwin (Australia)
Manager: Kwok Ying-Shu (Hong Kong Chinese)


Played: Saturday September 5 1953 Venue: Prospect Oval, Adelaide, Australia
Australia
Bill Henderson, Ron Adair, Kevin O'Neill, Jack Mather, Ralph Walker, Alex Rattray, George Sanders, Allan Johns, Gordon Nunn, Malcolm Wild, Harry Robertson
Goals: Sanders 33 pen Nunn 40, 50, Robertson 46, 88
5 - 0 Hong Kong Chinese XI
Yu Yiu-Tak (c), Hau Yung-Sang, Tan Kai-Sow, Ho Cheung-Yau, Ng Kee-Cheung, Chu Wing-Keung, Ho Ying-Fun, Szeto Man, Lee Chun-Fat, Chau Man-Chi, Hau Ching-To
Referee: S.Thompson (Australia)
Coach: Viv Chalwin (Australia)
Manager: Kwok Ying-Shu (Hong Kong Chinese)