Match No. 279 - Sunday, 31st May 1953

  • Julio Abbadie, 27'
  • Óscar Míguez, 60'
    • 1
    • Roque Máspoli  
    • 2
    • Matías González  
    • 3
    • William Martínez  
    • 4
    • Víctor Rodríguez Andrade  
    • 5
    • Néstor Carballo  
    • 6
    • Luis Cruz  
    • 7
    • Julio Abbadie  
    • 8
    • Juan Alberto Schiaffino  
    • 9
    • Óscar Míguez  
    • 10
    • Julio Pérez  
    • 11
    • Juan Carlos Cabrera  

Notes

  • Player IllnessesA number of the touring party were struck with stomach upsets in the days before the game.
  • Player MilestoneBilly Wright's 50th Cap

Sources

  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

Referee

  •  Arthur Ellis

Attendance

  • 66,072

Half Time Score

  • Uruguay 1 - 0 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 4th   0
  •  Uruguay - 7th