Match No. 218 - Thursday, 26th May 1938

  • Auguste Jordan, 32'
  • Jean Nicolas, 36'
  •  
  •  
    • GK
    • Laurent Di Lorto  
    • RB
    • Hector Cazenave  
    • LB
    • √Čtienne Mattler (c) 
    • HB
    • François Bourbotte  
    • HB
    • Auguste Jordan  
    • HB
    • Raoul Diagne  
    • OR
    • Roger Courtois  
    • IR
    • Michel Brusseaux  
    • CF
    • Jean Nicolas  
    • IL
    • Oscar Heisserer  
    • OL
    • Alfred Aston  

Notes

  • Match InfoPart of a continental tour to Germany, Switzerland & France.
  • Penalty: Cliff Bastin2nd scored from 2 taken. "... with five minutes to go Drake, who had been engaged in a mild passage of arms with the opposing backs, was brought down when about to shoot from short range. A penalty was awarded against France; Bastin took the kick and with it finished the day's scoring."
  • Player MilestoneTed Drake's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneCliff Bastin's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneTed Drake, 40' - 650th goal scored by England

Sources

  • The Times "England beat France", Friday 27th May, 1938, Page 7

Managers

  •  England - Committee
  •  France - Selection Committee

Referee

  •  Louis Baert

Attendance

  • 46,920

Half Time Score

  • France 2 - 3 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 5th   0
  •  France - 33rd