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Date 2.4.1955
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Scotland
Result 7-2
England Scorers Wilshaw (4), Lofthouse (2), Revie
Scotland Scorers Reilly (15 mins), Docherty (85 mins)
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Meadows (Manchester City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Armstrong (Chelsea),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Revie (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Blunstone (Chelsea).
Attendance 96,847
Referee Mervyn Griffiths (Wales)


Date 15.5.1955
Location Paris
Competition Friendly
Fixture France V England
Result 1-0
France Scorer Kopa (37 mins)
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Sillett (Chelsea),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Flowers (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Revie (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Blunstone (Chelsea).


Date 18.5.1955
Location Madrid
Competition Friendly
Fixture Spain V England
Result 1-1
Spain Scorer Rial
England Scorer Bentley
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Sillett (Chelsea),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Quixall (Sheffield Wednesday),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers).


Date 22.5.1955
Location Oporto
Competition Friendly
Fixture Portugal V England
Result 3-1
Portugal Scorers Jose Aguas (2), Matateu
England Scorer Bentley
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Sillett (Chelsea),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Bentley (Chelsea),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Blunstone (Sheffield Wednesday),
Quixall (Sheffield Wednesday) sub for Lofthouse.


Date 2.10.1955
Location Copenhagen
Competition Friendly
Fixture Denmark V England
Result 1-5
Denmark Scorer Lundberg
England Scorers Revie (2), Lofthouse (2), Bradford
Team Baynham (Luton Town),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
McGarry (Huddersfield Town),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Milburn (Newcastle United),
Revie (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Bradford (Bristol Rovers),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 22.10.1955
Location Cardiff
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Wales V England
Result 2-1
Wales Scorers Tapscott, C Jones (II)
England Scorer Own Goal
Team Williams (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
McGarry (Huddersfield Town),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Revie (Manchester City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 1.11.1955
Location Wembley
Competition Home Chamionship
Fixture England V Northern Ireland
Result 3-0
England Scorers Wilshaw (2), Finney
Team Baynham (Luton Town),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Haynes (Fulham),
Jezzard (Fulham),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Perry (Blackpool).


Date 30.11.1955
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Spain
Result 4-1
England Scorers Atyeo, Perry (2), Finney
Spain Scorer Arieta
Team Baynham (Luton Town),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Finney (Preston North End),
Atyeo (Bristol City),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Haynes (Fulham),
Perry (Blackpool).


Date 14.4.1956
Location Hampden Park, Glasgow
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Scotland V England
Result 1-1
Scotland Scorer Leggat (60 mins)
England Scorer Haynes
Team Matthews R (Coventry City),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Finney (Preston North End),
Taylor R (Manchester United),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Haynes (Fulham),
Perry (Blackpool).
Attendance 132,817
Referee Leo Callaghan (Wales)


Date 9.5.1956
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Brazil
Result 4-2
England Scorers Taylor (2), Grainger (2)
Brazil Scorers V Paulinho
Team Matthews R (Coventry City),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Matthews S (Blackpool),
Atyeo (Bristol City),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Grainger (Sheffield United).


Date 16.5.1956
Location Stockholm
Competition Friendly
Fixture Sweden V England
Result 0-0
Team Matthews R (Coventry City),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Berry (Manchester United),
Atyeo (Bristol City),
Taylor R (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Grainger (Sheffield United).


Date 20.5.1956
Location Helsinki
Competition Friendly
Fixture Finland V England
Result 1-5
Finland Scorer Forsgren
England Scorers Wilshaw, Haynes, Astall, Lofthouse (2)
Team Wood (Manchester United),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Astall (Birmingham City),
Haynes (Fulham),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Grainger (Sheffield United),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers) sub for Taylor.


Date 26.5.1956
Location Berlin
Competition Friendly
Fixture West Germany V England
Result 1-3
West Germany Scorer F Walter
England Scorers Edwards, Grainger, Haynes
Team Matthews R (Coventry City),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Astall (Birmingham City),
Haynes (Fulham),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Grainger (Sheffield United).


Date 6.10.1956
Location Belfast
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Northern Ireland V England
Result 1-1
Northern Ireland Scorer I McIlroy
England Scorer Matthews S
Team Matthews R (Coventry City),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Matthews S (Blackpool),
Revie (Manchester City),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Wilshaw (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Grainger (Sheffield United).


Date 14.11.1956
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Wales
Result 3-1
England Scorers Haynes, Brooks, Finney
Wales Scorer J Charles
Team Ditchburn (Tottenham Hotspur),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Matthews S (Blackpool),
Brooks (Tottenham Hotspur),
Finney (Preston North End),
Haynes (Fulham),
Grainger (Sheffield United).


Date 28.11.1956
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Yugoslavia
Result 3-0
England Scorers Brooks, Taylor (2)
Team Ditchburn (Tottenham Hotspur),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Brooks (Tottenham Hotspur),
Finney (Preston North End),
Haynes (Fulham),
Blunstone (Chelsea),
Taylor T (Manchester United) sub for Haynes.


Date 5.12.1956
Location Molineux
Competition World Cup Qualifier
Fixture England V Denmark
Result 5-2
England Scorers Taylor (3), Edwards (2)
Denmark Scorers O Nielson (2)
Team Ditchburn (Tottenham Hotspur),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Dickinson (Portsmouth),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Brooks (Tottenham Hotspur),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Edwards (Manchester United),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 6.4.1957
Location Wembley
Competition Home Championship
Fixture England V Scotland
Result 2-1
England Scorers Kevan, Edwards
Scotland Scorer Ring (1 mins)
Team Hodgkinson (Sheffield United),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Thompson T (Preston North End),
Finney (Preston North End),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Grainger (Sunderland).
Attendance 97,520
Referee Pieter Roomer (Holland)


Date 8.5.1957
Location Wembley
Competition World Cup Qualifying
Fixture England V Eire
Result 5-1
England Scorers Taylor (3), Atyeo (2)
Eire Scorer Curtis
Team Hodgkinson (Sheffield United),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Atyeo (Bristol City),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 15.5.1957
Location Copenhagen
Competition World Cup Qualifier
Fixture Denmark V England
Result 1-4
Denmark Scorer J Jensen
England Scorers Haynes, Taylor (2), Atyeo
Team Hodgkinson (Sheffield United),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Matthews (Blackpool),
Atyeo (Bristol City),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 19.5.1957
Location Dublin
Competition World Cup Qualifier
Fixture Eire V England
Result 1-1
Eire Scorer Ringstead
England Scorers Atyeo
Team Hodgkinson (Sheffield United),
Hall (Birmingham City),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Finney (Preston North End),
Atyeo (Bristol City),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Pegg (Manchester United).


Date 19.10.1957
Location Cardiff
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Wales V England
Result 0-4
England Scorers Own Goal, Haynes (2), Finney
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 6.11.1957
Location Wembley
Competition Home Championship
World Cup Qualifier
Fixture England V Northern Ireland
Result 2-3
England Scorers A'Court, Edwards
Northern Ireland Scorers M McIlroy, McGrory, Simpson
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
A'Court (Liverpool).


Date 27.11.1957
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
World Cup Qualifier
Fixture England V France
Result 4-0
Scorers Taylor (3 & 33 mins), Robson (24 & 84 mins)
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Byrne R (Manchester United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Edwards (Manchester United),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Robson (West Bromwich Albion),
Taylor T (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 19.4.1958
Location Hampden Park, Glasgow
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Scotland V England
Result 0-4
England Scorers Douglas, Kevan (2), Charlton
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Langley (Fulham),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Charlton R (Manchester United),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).
Attendance 127,874
Referee Albert Dusch (West Germany)


Date 7.5.1958
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Portugal
Result 2-1
England Scorers Charlton (2)
Portugal Scorer Carlos Duarte
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Langley (Fulham),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Charlton R (Manchester United),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 11.5.1958
Location Belgrade
Competition Friendly
Fixture Yugoslavia V England
Result 5-0
Yugoslavia Scorers Petakovic (3), Milutinovic, Veselinovic
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Langley (Fulham),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Charlton R (Manchester United),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 18.5.1958
Location Moscow
Competition Friendly
Fixture Soviet Union V England
Result 1-1
Soviet Union Scorer V Ivanov
England Scorer Kevan
Team McDonald (Burnley),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Banks (Bolton Wanderers),
Clamp (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Robson (West Bromwich Albion),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 8.6.1958
Location Nya Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden
Competition World Cup
Fixture Soviet Union V England
Result 2-2
Soviet Union Scorers Simonyan (13 mins), A Ivanov (55 mins)
England Scorers Kevan (66 mins), Finney (85 mins - Penalty)
USSR Team Jashin,
Kessarev,
Kriglevski,
Kuznetsov,
Voinov,
Ivanov V,
Simonyan,
Salnikov,
Ilin,
Tsarev,
Ivanov A.
England Team McDonald (Burnley),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Banks (Bolton Wanderers),
Clamp (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Robson (West Bromwich Albion),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).
Attendance 45,000
Referee Istvan Zsolt (Hungary)


Date 11.6.1958
Location Nya Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden
Competition World Cup
Fixture Brazil V England
Result 0-0
Brazil Team Gilmar,
Bellini,
Dino,
Didi,
Zagallo,
Santos,
De Sordi,
Orlando,
Joel,
Altafini,
Vava.
England Team McDonald (Burnley),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Banks (Bolton Wanderers),
Clamp (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Robson (West Bromwich Albion),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
A'Court (Liverpool).
Attendance 30,000
Referee Albert Dusch (West Germany)


Date 15.6.1958
Location Ryavallen Stadium, Boras, Sweden
Competition World Cup
Fixture Austria V England
Result 2-2
Austria Scorers Koller (16 mins), A Korner (70 mins)
England Scorers Haynes (56 mins), Kevan (73 mins)
Austria Team Szanwald,
Happel,
Swoboda,
Hanappi,
Koller,
Kozlicek P,
Buzek,
Koerner,
Senekowitsch,
Kollmann,
Kozlicek E.
England Team McDonald (Burnley),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Banks (Bolton Wanderers),
Clamp (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Robson (West Bromwich Albion),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
A'Court (Liverpool).
Attendance 16,800
Referee Jan Bronkhorst (Holland)


Date 17.6.1958
Location Nya Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden
Competition World Cup
Fixture England V Soviet Union
Result 0-1
Soviet Union Scorer IIyin (68 mins)
USSR Team Jashin,
Kessarev,
Kriglevski,
Kuznetsov,
Vionov,
Apukthin,
Iavanov,
Simonyan,
Salnikov,
Ilin,
Tsarev.
England Team McDonald (Burnley),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Banks (Bolton Wanderers),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Brabrook (Chelsea),
Broadbent (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
A'Court (Liverpool).
Attendance 23,180
Referee Albert Dusch (West Germany)


Date 4.10.1958
Location Belfast
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Northern Ireland V England
Result 3-3
Northern Ireland Scorers Cush, Peacock, Casey
England Scorers Charlton (2), Finney
Team McDonald (Burnley),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Banks (Bolton Wanderers),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
McGuinness (Manchester United),
Brabrook (Chelsea),
Broadbent (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Charlton R (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 22.10.1958
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Soviet Union
Result 5-0
Scorers Haynes (3), Charlton (pen), Lofthouse
Team McDonald (Burnley),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Shaw (Sheffield United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Slater (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Charlton R (Manchester United),
Lofthouse (Bolton Wanderers),
Haynes (Fulham),
Finney (Preston North End).


Date 26.11.1958
Location Villa Park
Competition Home Championship
Fixture England V Wales
Result 2-2
England Scorers Broadbent (2)
Wales Scorers Tapscott, Allchurch
Team McDonald (Burnley),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Shaw (Sheffield United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Flowers (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Charlton R (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Broadbent (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Holden (Bolton Wanderers).


Date 11.4.1959
Location Wembley
Competition Home Championship
Fixture England V Scotland
Result 1-0
England Scorer Charlton
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Shaw (Sheffield United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Flowers (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Douglas (Blackburn Rovers),
Broadbent (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Charlton R (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Holden (Bolton Wanderers).
Attendance 98,329
Referee Joaquim Campos (Portugal)


Date 6.5.1959
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Italy
Result 2-2
England Scorers Charlton, Bradley
Italy Scorers Brighenti, Mariani
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Shaw (Sheffield United),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Flowers (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Bradley (Manchester United),
Broadbent (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Charlton R (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Holden (Bolton Wanderers).


Date 13.5.1959
Location Rio de Janeiro
Competition Friendly
Fixture Brazil V England
Result 2-0
Brazil Scorers I Julinho, Henrique
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Armfield (Blackpool),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Flowers (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Deeley (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Broadbent (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Charlton R (Manchester United),
Haynes (Fulham),
Holden (Bolton Wanderers).


Date 17.5.1959
Location Lima
Competition Friendly
Fixture Peru V England
Result 4-1
Peru Scorers Seminarid (3), Joya
England Scorer Greaves
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Armfield (Blackpool),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Flowers (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Deeley (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Greaves (Chelsea),
Haynes (Fulham),
Holden (Bolton Wanderers),
Charlton R (Manchester United).


Date 24.5.1959
Location Mexico City
Competition Friendly
Fixture Mexico V England
Result 2-1
Mexico Scorers R Cadenas, Reyes
England Scorer Kevan
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Armfield (Blackpool),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
McGuinness (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Holden (Bolton Wanderers),
Greaves (Chelsea),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
Charlton R (Manchester United),
Flowers sub for McGuinnes,
Bradley sub for Holden.


Date 28.5.1959
Location Los Angeles
Competition Friendly
Fixture USA V England
Result 1-8
USA Scorer E Murphy
England Scorers Charlton (3), Flowers (2), Bradley,
Kevan, Haynes
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Armfield (Blackpool),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers),
Wright W (Wolverhampton Wanderers) - Captain,
Flowers (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Bradley (Manchester United),
Greaves (Chelsea),
Kevan (West Bromwich Albion),
Haynes (Fulham),
Charlton R (Manchester United).


Date 17.10.1959
Location Cardiff
Competition Home Championship
Fixture Wales V England
Result 1-1
Wales Scorer Moore
England Scorer Greaves
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Allen A (Stoke City),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers) - Captain,
Smith T (Birmingham City),
Flowers (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Connelly (Burnley),
Greaves (Chelsea),
Clough (Middlesbrough),
Holliday (Middlesbrough),
Charlton R (Manchester United).


Date 28.10.1959
Location Wembley
Competition Friendly
Fixture England V Sweden
Result 2-3
England Scorers Connelly, Charlton
Sweden Scorers A Simonsson (2), Salomonsson
Team Hopkinson (Bolton Wanderers),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Allen A (Stoke City),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers) - Captain,
Smith T (Birmingham City),
Flowers (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Connelly (Burnley),
Greaves (Chelsea),
Clough (Middlesbrough),
Holliday (Middlesbrough),
Charlton R (Manchester United).


Date 18.11.1959
Location Wembley
Competition Home Championship
Fixture England V Northern Ireland
Result 2-1
England Scorers Baker, Parry
Northern Ireland Scorers Bingham
Team Springett (Sheffield Wednesday),
Howe (West Bromwich Albion),
Allen A (Stoke City),
Clayton (Blackburn Rovers) - Captain,
Brown (West Ham United),
Flowers (Wolverhampton Wanderers),
Connelly (Burnley),
Haynes (Fulham),
Baker (Hibernian),
Parry (Bolton Wanderers),
Holliday (Middlesbrough).