Match No. 225 - Thursday, 18th May 1939

  • Svetislav Glišović, 16'
  • Nikola Perlić, 63'
    • GK
    • Ljubomir Lovrić  
    • RB
    • Zvonko Požega  
    • LB
    • Ernest Dubac  
    • HB
    • Petar Manola  
    • HB
    • Prvoslav Dragićević  
    • HB
    • Gustav Lechner  
    • OR
    • Svetislav Glišović  
    • IR
    • Đorđe Vujadinović  
    • CF
    • Aleksandar Petrović  
    • IL
    • Frane Matošić  
    • OL
    • Nikola Perlić  

Notes

  • Player InjuryEdris Hapgood was injured during the buld up to Yugoslavia's first goal and spent the rest of the match as an outside winger but was largely ineffective.
  • Match InfoThomas Whittaker was nominated as head coach but did not select the team.
  • Match InfoPart of England's European tour which included Italy and Romania as well as Yugoslavia.
  • Player MilestoneEddie Hapgood's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneKen Willingham's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneWillie Hall's Last Cap

Sources

  • The Times "England beaten in Belgrade", Friday 19th May 1939, Page 5

Managers

  •  England - Committee
  •  Kingdom of Yugoslavia - Bosko Simonovic

Referee

  •  Georges Capdeville

Attendance

  • 35,000

Half Time Score

  • Kingdom of Yugoslavia 1 - 0 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 5th   2
  •  Kingdom of Yugoslavia - 24th