Match No. 253 - Saturday, 15th April 1950

  •  
    • 1
    • John Cowan  
    • 2
    • George Young (c) 
    • 3
    • Sammy Cox  
    • 4
    • Ian McColl  
    • 5
    • Willie Woodburn  
    • 6
    • Alec Forbes  
    • 7
    • Willie Waddell  
    • 8
    • Willie Moir  
    • 9
    • Willie Bauld  
    • 10
    • Billy Steel  
    • 11
    • Billy Liddell  

Notes

  • World Cup QualificationThe 1949/50 British Home Championship was used as a qualfying group for the 1950 World Cup. England finished first with three wins from three whilst Scotland also qualified as runner-ups.
  • Goal DisallowedMortensen had a goal disallowed for offside after 51 minutes.
  • Player MilestoneNeil Franklin's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneRoy Bentley's 1st Goal

Sources

  • England - The Quest for the World Cup - A Complete Record by Clive Leatherdale (Two Heads Publishing 1994)
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

Referee

  •  Reginald James Leafe

Attendance

  • 133,300

Half Time Score

  • Scotland 0 - 0 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 2nd   1
  •  Scotland - 10th