Home Nations - Belfast, 17 February 1883
Ireland 0G - 1G Scotland (FT)

Notes

 
Result Scotland won by a margin of 1 goal
Home Nations points Scotland 2, Ireland 0
 
Ground name Ormeau, Belfast
 
Referee HC Kelly
 
Ireland Test debuts SR Collier
Scotland Test debuts GR Aitchison, MF Reid
 
Points scoring rules no points awarded, match is decided by a majority of goals