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Ireland - 1923 British Home Championship
Football - 1923 British Home Championship - England 2 Ireland 0
Ireland Team Group before the game at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich.
Back Row (left to right): Wiliam 'Billy' Emerson (Glentoran, Burnley and Lindfield), trainer, David Rollo (Linfield, Blackburn Rovers and Port Vale), Alfred Harland (Linfield, Everton and Runcorn, John Curran (Glenavon, Brighton and Linfield, linesman, Gerry Morgan (Linfield, Nottingham Forest and Luton).
Front: Davy Lyner (Glentoran, Man United and New Brighton), Robert 'Bobby' Irvine (Everton, Portsmouth, Watford and Chester), Pat Nelis (Accrington Stanley, Nottingham Forest and Wigan Borough), William 'Billy' Gillespie (Linfield, Leeds City, Sheffield United, Derry City), James Burns (Glenavon, Reading), Ernest 'Bert' Smith (Cardiff, Middlesbrough and Watford)