Home Nations - Lansdowne Road, 4 February 1884
Ireland 0G - 1G England (FT)


Result England won by a margin of 1 goal
Home Nations points England 2, Ireland 0
Ground name Lansdowne Road, Dublin
Referee JS Lang (Scotland)
Ireland Test debuts HM Brabazon, W Higgin, FJ Levis, DJ Ross, WG Rutherford
England Test debuts H Bell, H Fallas, CH Sample, A Teggin, HJ Wigglesworth, A Wood
Points scoring rules no points awarded, match is decided by a majority of goals