Noteable Welsh football firsts

First Match
no. date score scorers (wales) venue
1 25/03/1876 Scotland 4-0 Wales   West of Scotland FC, Glasgow
First Home Match
no. date score scorers (wales) venue
2 05/03/1877 Wales 0-2 Scotland   Racecourse Ground, Wrexham
First Welsh Goal
no. date score scorers (wales) venue
4 18/01/1879 England 2-1 Wales WH Davies Kennington Oval, London
First Victory
no. date score scorers (wales) venue
8 26/02/1881 England 0-1 Wales Vaughan Alexandra Meadows, Blackburn
First Home Internationals Championship Title
no. date score scorers (wales) venue
85 23/02/1907 Ireland 2-3 Wales Rich Morris, Meredith, W Jones Solitude, Belfast
86 04/03/1907 Wales 1-0 Scotland A Morris Racecourse Ground, Wrexham
87 18/03/1907 England 1-1 Wales W Jones Craven Cottage, London
First Match at Ninian Park
no. date score scorers (wales) venue
98 06/03/1911 Wales 2-2 Scotland A Morris (2) Ninian Park, Cardiff
First Overseas Opponents
no. date score scorers (wales) venue
151 25/05/1933 France 1-1 Wales T Griffiths Paris
First World Cup Qualifying Match
no. date score scorers (wales) venue
183 15/10/1949 Wales 1-4 England Griffiths Ninian Park, Cardiff
First Victory Over Overseas Opponents
no. date score scorers (wales) venue
185 23/11/1949 Wales 5-1 Belgium Clarke, Paul, Ford (3) Ninian Park, Cardiff
First European Championship Qualifying Match
no. date score scorers (wales) venue
250 07/11/1962 Hungary 3-1 Wales Medwin Budapest