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It took place at Hamilton Crescent, the Partick home of the West of Scotland Cricket Club, on 30 November 1872.The admission fee, as it had been for the first Cup Final, was a shilling.Its membership was small and its authority and laws were often challenged and sometimes ignored.
“In Scotland, once essentially the land of football, there still should be a spark left of the old fire”, he said.
The FA was formed there on 26 October 1863, a Monday evening.
The captains, secretaries and other representatives of a dozen London and suburban clubs playing their own versions of football met “for the purpose of forming an Association with the object of establishing a definite code of rules for the regulation of the game”.
The sticking point was ‘hacking’, or kicking an opponent on the leg, which Blackheath FC wanted to keep.
The laws originally drafted by Morley were finally approved at the sixth meeting, on 8 December, and there would be no hacking.