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Date 15.4.1950
Location Hampden Park, Glasgow
Competition Home Championship/
World Cup Qualifier
Fixture Scotland V England
Result 0-1
England Scorer Bentley
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Aston (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Franklin (Stoke City),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Mannion (Middlesbrough),
Mortenson (Blackpool),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Langton (Bolton Wanderers).
Attendance 133,300
Referee Reginald Leafe (England)


Date 14.5.1950
Location Kenilworth Road
Competition Friendly
Fixture Portugal V England
Result 3-5
Portugal Scorers Ben-David (2), M Vasques
England Scorers Finney (4), Mortenson
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Aston (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Jones W H (Liverpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Milburn (Newcastle United),
Mortenson (Blackpool),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Mannion (Middlesbrough),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 18.5.1950
Location Brussels
Competition Friendly
Fixture Belgium V England
Result 1-4
Belgium Mermans
England Scorers Mullen, Mortenson, Mannion, Bentley
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Aston (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Jones W H (Liverpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Milburn (Newcastle United),
Mortenson (Blackpool),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Mannion (Middlesbrough),
Finney (Preston North End),
Mullen (Wolverhampton Wanderers) sub for Milburn.


Date 15.6.1950
Location Maracana Stadium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Competition World Cup
Fixture Chile V England
Result 0-2
England Scorers Mortenson (27 mins), Mannion (51 mins)
Chile Team Alvarez,
Carvalho,
Busquet,
Cremaschi,
Roldan,
Robledo,
Munoz,
Mananes,
Livingstone,
Farias,
Diaz.
England Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Aston (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Hughes (Liverpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Mannion (Middlesbrough),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Mortenson (Blackpool),
Mullen (Wolverhampton Wanderers).
Attendance 30,000
Referee Karel Van Der Meer (Holland)


Date 29.6.1950
Location Mineiro Stadium, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Competition World Cup
Fixture England V USA
Result 0-1
USA Scorer Gaetjens (38 mins)
England Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Aston (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Hughes (Liverpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Mannion (Middlesbrough),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Mortenson (Blackpool),
Mullen (Wolverhampton Wanderers).
USA Team Bahr,
Souza E,
Wallace,
Souza J,
Pariani,
McIlvenny,
Maca,
Borghi,
Gaetjens,
Keough,
Colombo.
Attendance 10,000
Referee Generoso Dattilo (Italy)


Date 2.7.1950
Location Maracana Stadium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Competition World Cup
Fixture England V Spain
Result 0-1
Spain Scorer Zarra (48 mins)
England Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Hughes (Liverpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Mortenson (Blackpool),
Milburn (Newcastle United),
Baily (Tottenham Hotspur),
Finney (Preston North End).
Spain Team Ramallets,
Zarra,
Puchades,
Parra,
Panizo,
Igoa,
Alonso,
Basora,
Piru,
Gonzalvo M,
Gonzalvo J.
Attendance 74,000
Referee Giovanni Galeati (Italy)


Date 7.10.1950
Location Belfast
Competition Home Chamionship
Fixture Northern Ireland V England
Result 1-4
Northern Ireland Scorer McMorran
England Scorers Baily (2), Lee, Wright
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Aston (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Chilton (Manchester United),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Mannion (Middlesbrough),
Lee (Derby County),
Baily (Tottenham Hotspur),
Langton (Bolton Wanderers).


Date 15.11.1950
Location Roker Park, Sunderland
Competition Home Championship
Fixture England V Wales
Result 4-2
England Scorers Baily (2), Mannion, Milburn
Wales Scorers Ford (2)
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur) - Captain,
Smith L (Arsenal),
Watson (Sunderland),
Compton (Arsenal),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Mannion (Middlesbrough),
Milburn (Newcastle United),
Baily (Tottenham Hotspur),
Medley (Tottenham Hotspur).


Date 22.11.1950
Location Highbury
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Yugoslavia
Result 2-2
England Scorers Lofthouse (2)
Yugoslavia Scorers Zinanovic, og
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur) - Captain,
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Watson (Sunderland),
Compton (Arsenal),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Hancocks (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Mannion (Middlesbrough),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Baily (Tottenham Hotspur),
Medley (Tottenham Hotspur).


Date 14.4.1951
Location Wembley
Competition Home Championship
Fixture England V Scotland
Result 2-3
England Scorers Hassall, Finney
Scotland Scorers R Johnstone (33 mins), Reilly (47 mins),
Liddell (53 mins)
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Johnston (Blackpool),
Froggatt J (Portsmouth),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Matthews (Blackpool),
Mannion (Middlesbrough),
Mortenson (Blackpool),
Hassall (Huddersfield Town),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 9.5.1951
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Argentina
Result 2-1
England Scorers Mortenson, Milburn
Argentina Scorer Boye
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Taylor J (Fulham),
Cockburn (Manchester United),
Finney (Preston North End),
Mortenson (Blackpool),
Milburn (Newcastle United),
Hassall (Huddersfield Town),
Metcalf (Huddersfield Town).


Date 19.5.1951
Location Goodison Park
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Portugal
Result 5-2
England Scorers Nicholson, Miburn (2), Finney, Hassall
Portugal Scorers Demetrico, Albano
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur) - Captain,
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Nicholson (Tottenham Hotspur),
Taylor J (Fulham),
Cockburn (Manchester United),
Finney (Preston North End),
Pearson (Manchester United),
Milburn (Newcastle United),
Hassall (Huddersfield Town),
Metcalf (Huddersfield Town).


Date 3.10.1951
Location Highbury
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V France
Result 2-2
England Scorers own goal, Medley
France Scorers Doye, Alpsteg
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Willis (Tottenham Hotspur),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Chilton (Manchester United),
Cockburn (Manchester United),
Finney (Preston North End),
Mannion (Middlesbrough),
Miburn (Newcastle United),
Hassall (Huddersfield Town),
Medley (Tottenham Hotspur).


Date 20.10.1951
Location Cardiff
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Wales V England
Result 1-1
Wales Scorer Foulkes
England Scorer Baily
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Smith L (Arsenal),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Barrass (Bolton Wanderers),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Thompson (Aston Villa),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Baily (Tottenham Hotspur),
Medley (Tottenham Hotspur).


Date 14.11.1951
Location Villa Park
Competition Home Championship
Fixture England V Northern Ireland
Result 2-0
Scorers Lofthouse (2)
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Smith L (Arsenal),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Barrass (Bolton Wanderers),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Sewell (Sheffield Wednesday),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Phillips (Portsmouth),
Medley (Tottenham Hotspur).


Date 28.11.1951
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Austria
Result 2-2
England Scorers Ramsey, Lofthouse
Austria Scorers E Melchior, Stojaspal
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Froggatt J (Portsmouth),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Milton (Arsenal),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Baily (Tottenham Hotspur),
Medley (Tottenham Hotspur).


Date 5.4.1952
Location Hampden Park, Glasgow
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Scotland V England
Result 1-2
Scotland Scorer Reilly (77 mins)
England Scorers Pearson (2)
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Garrett (Blackpool),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Froggatt J (Portsmouth),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Pearson (Manchester United),
Rowley (Manchester United).
Attendance 134,504
Referee Patrick Morris (Northern Ireland)


Date 18.5.1952
Location Florence
Competition Friendly
Fixture Italy V England
Result 1-1
Italy Scorer Amadei
England Scorer Broadis
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Garrett (Blackpool),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Froggatt J (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Pearson (Manchester United),
Elliott (Burnley).


Date 25.5.1952
Location Vienna
Competition Friendly
Fixture Austria V England
Result 2-3
Austria Scorers A Huber, Dienst
England Scorers Lofthouse (2), Sewell
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Froggatt J (Portsmouth),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Sewell (Sheffield Wednesday),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Baily (Tottenham Hotspur),
Elliott (Burnley).


Date 28.5.1952
Location Zurich
Competition Friendly
Fixture Switzerland V England
Result 0-3
England Scorers Sewell, Lofthouse (2)
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Froggatt J (Portsmouth),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Allen R (West Bromwich Albion),
Sewell (Sheffield Wednesday),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Baily (Tottenham Hotspur),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 4.10.1952
Location Belfast
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Northern Ireland V England
Result 2-2
Northern Ireland Scorers Tully (2)
England Scorers Lofthouse, Elliott
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Froggatt J (Portsmouth),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Sewell (Sheffield Wednesday),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Baily (Tottenham Hotspur),
Elliott (Burnley).


Date 12.11.1952
Location Wembley
Competition Home Championship
Fixture England V Wales
Result 5-2
England Scorers Finney, Lofthouse (2),
Froggatt J, Bentley
Wales Scorers Ford (2)
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Smith L (Arsenal),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Froggatt J (Portsmouth),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Froggatt R (Sheffield Wednesday),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Elliott (Burnley).


Date 26.11.1952
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Belgium
Result 5-0
England Scorers Elliott (2), Lofthouse (2), R Froggatt
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Smith L (Arsenal),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Froggatt J (Portsmouth),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Froggatt R (Sheffield Wednesday),
Elliott (Burnley),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 18.4.1953
Location Wembley
Competition Home Championship
Fixture England V Scotland
Result 2-2
England Scorers Broadis (2)
Scotland Scorers Reilly (54 & 89 mins)
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Smith L (Arsenal),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Barrass (Bolton Wanderers),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Froggatt R (Sheffield Wednesday),
Froggatt J (Portsmouth).
Attendance 97,000
Referee Thomas Mitchell (Northern Ireland)


Date 17.5.1953
Location Beunos Aires
Competition Friendly
World Cup Qualifier
Fixture Argentina V England
Result 0-0
- Match abandoned after 23 minutes
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Johnston (Blackpool),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Berry (Manchester Unted).


Date 24.5.1953
Location Santiago
Competition Friendly
Fixture Chile V England
Result 1-2
Chile Scorer og
England Scorers Taylor, Lofthouse
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Johnston (Blackpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Berry (Manchester United).


Date 31.5.1953
Location Montevideo
Competition Friendly
Fixture Uruguay V England
Result 2-1
Uruguay Scorers Miguez, Abaddie
England Scorer Taylor
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Johnston (Blackpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Berry (Manchester United).


Date 8.6.1953
Location New York
Competition Friendly
Fixture USA V England
Result 3-6
USA Scorers Decker (2), Atheneos
England Scorers Broadis, Finney (2), Lofthouse (2), Froggatt R
Team Ditchburn (Tottenham Hotspur),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Johnston (Blackpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Froggatt R (Sheffield Wednesday),
Froggatt J (Portsmouth).


Date 10.10.1953
Location Cardiff
Competition Home Championship/
World Cup Qualifier
Fixture Wales V England
Result 1-4
Wales Scorer Allchurch
England Scorers Wilshaw (2), Lofthouse (2)
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Garrett (Blackpool),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Johnston (Blackpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Quixall (Sheffield Wednesday),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Mullen (Wolverhampton Wanderers).


Date 21.10.1953
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Rest Of Europe
Result 4-4
England Scorers Mullen (2), Mortensen, Ramsey
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Ufton (Charlton Athletic),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Mortensen (Blackpool),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Quixall (Sheffield Wednesday),
Mullen (Wolverhampton Wanderers).


Date 11.11.1953
Location Goodison Park, Liverpool
Competition Home Championship/
World Cup Qualifier
Fixture England V Northern Ireland
Result 3-1
England Scorers Hassall (2), Lofthouse
Northern Ireland Scorers McMorran
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Rickaby (West Bromwich Albion),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Johnston (Blackpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Hassall (Bolton Wanderers),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Quixall (Sheffield Wednesday),
Mullen (Wolverhampton Wanderers).


Date 25.11.1953
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Hungary
Result 3-6
England Scorers Sewell, Mortenson, Ramsey
Hungary Scorers Hidegkuti (3), Puskas (2), Bozsik
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Ramsey (Tottenham Hotspur),
Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Johnston (Blackpool),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Taylor E (Blackpool),
Mortensen (Blackpool),
Sewell (Sheffield Wednesday),
Robb (Tottenham Hotspur).


Date 3.4.1954
Location Hampden Park, Glasgow
Competition Home Championship/
World Cup Qualifier
Fixture Scotland V England
Result 2-4
Scotland Scorers Brown (7 mins), og (Ormond 89 mins)
England Scorers Broadis, Nicholls, Allen, Mullen
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Staniforth (Huddersfield Town),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Clarke (Tottenham Hotspur),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Allen R (West Bromwich Albion),
Nicholls (West Bromwich Albion),
Mullen (Wolverhampton Wanderers).
Attendance 134,544
Referee Thomas Mitchel (Northern Ireland)


Date 16.5.1954
Location Belgrade
Competition Friendly
Fixture Yugoslavia V England
Result 1-0
Yugoslavia Scorer Mitic
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Staniforth (Huddersfield Town),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Owen (Luton Town),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Allen R (West Bromwich Albion),
Nicholls (West Bromwich Albion),
Mullen (Wolverhampton Wanderers).


Date 23.5.1954
Location Budapest
Competition Friendly
Fixture Hungary V England
Result 7-1
Hungary Scorers Puskas (2), Kocsis (2), Lantos
Hidegkuti, J Toth
England Scorer Broadis
Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Staniforth (Huddersfield Town),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Owen (Luton Town),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Harris P (Portsmouth),
Jezzard (Fulham),
Sewell (Sheffield Wednesday).


Date 17.6.1954
Location St Jakob Stadium, Basle, Switzerland
Competition World Cup
Fixture Belgium V England
Result 4-4
Belgium Scorers Anoul (5 & 71 mins), R Coppens (67 mins),
og (Dickenson 94 mins)
England Scorers Broadis (26 & 63 mins), Lofthouse (36 & 91 mins)
Belgium Team Gernaey,
Dries,
Van Brandt,
Huysmans,
Carre,
Mees,
Houf,
Coppens,
Anoul,
Mermans,
Van Den Bosch.
England Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Staniforth (Huddersfield Town),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Owen (Luton Town),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers).
Attendance 40,000
Referee Emil Schmetzer (West Germany)


Date 20.6.1954
Location Wankdorf Stadium, Berne, Switzerland
Competition World Cup
Fixture England V Switzerland
Result 2-0
England Scorers Mullen (43 mins), Wilshaw (69 mins)
England Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Staniforth (Huddersfield Town),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
McGarry (Huddersfield Town),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Mullen (Wolverhampton Wanderers).
Switzerland Team Parlier,
Bocquet,
Neury,
Bigler,
Eggiman,
Kernen,
Antenen,
Ballaman,
Fatton,
Meier,
Vonlanthen.
Attendance 50,000
Referee Istvan Zsolt (Hungary)


Date 26.6.1954
Location St Jakob Stadium, Basle, Switzerland
Competition World Cup - Quarter-final
Fixture England V Uruguay
Result 2-4
England Scorers Lofthouse (16 mins), Finney (67 mins)
Uruguay Scorers Borges (5 mins), O Varela (39 mins),
Schiaffino (46 mins), Ambrois (78 mins
England Team Merrick (Birmingham City),
Staniforth (Huddersfield Town),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
McGarry (Huddersfield Town),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Broadis (Manchester City),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers).
Uruguay Team Maspoli,
Santamaria,
Martinez,
Andrade,
Varela,
Abbadie,
Miguez,
Schiaffino,
Borges,
Cruz,
Ambrois.
Attendance 35,000
Referee Carl Erich Steiner (Austria)


Date 2.10.1954
Location Belfast
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Northern Ireland V England
Result 0-2
England Scorers Haynes, Revie
Team Wood (Manchester United),
Foulkes (Manchester United),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Wheeler (Bolton Wanderers),
Barlow (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
Pilkington (Burnley),
Revie (Manchester City),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers).


Date 10.11.1954
Location Wembley
Competition Home Championship
Fixture England V Wales
Result 3-1
England Scorers Bentley (3)
Wales Scorer J Charles (2)
Team Wood (Manchester United),
Staniforth (Huddersfield Town),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Phillips (Portsmouth),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Allen R (West Bromwich Albion),
Shackleton (Sunderland),
Blunstone (Chelsea).


Date 1.12.1954
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Germany
Result 3-1
England Scorers Bentley, Allen, Shackleton
Germany Scorer Beck
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Staniforth (Huddersfield Town),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Phillips (Portsmouth),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Allen R (West Bromwich Albion),
Shackleton (Sunderland),
Finney (Preston North End).