John Lambie - youngest internationalist

Scottish Football Answers to Questions
Post Reply
Posts: 1169
Joined: Mon Jan 30, 2006 2:21 pm
Location: Dunblane

John Lambie - youngest internationalist

Post by ScottishFA » Fri May 01, 2020 1:11 pm

I've just written about a mistake in the record books, as John Lambie did not play for Scotland aged 17 after all: ... nny-lambie

Quite how this has escaped attention for over 100 years is beyond me, but there you go. It shows the value of checking everything.

It does raise a question, though: who captained Scotland against Ireland in 1886? After JJ Gow pulled out, not one news report mentions who took his place as captain.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests