The Beautiful Game

And thus, an obsession was born. On November 30, 1872, the first official international football match was played between Scotland and England at Hamilton Crescent in Partick, Scotland. It was watched by 4,000 spectators and ended in a 0-0 draw. This wasn’t the first time England and Scotland played each other: their first match was in London in 1870 and started a series of five … Continue reading The Beautiful Game