1911 English Amateur team Spanish card

£100.00

Description

1911 English Amateur team, a Spanish trade card by Amatller chocolates.
Now, this is a mystery, as the card states one thing to the front, and others on the rear:
- 1st English team to play in Spain
- made up of notable players from London
In 1911 the torneo this card refers to, in San Sebastian, had 2 Spanish clubs and 2 British clubs:
Corinthians FC and London Nomads FC
This card states the team shown won the torneo.
Historically the team that won was Corinthians 
yet this card's team has an all white strip with a Cross on one player's shirt