Match No. 303 - Wednesday, 9th May 1956

    • Paulinho, 53'
    • Didi, 55'
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    •  
    •  
    • 1
    • Gilmar  
    • 2
    • Djalma Santos  
    • 3
    • Pavao  
    • 4
    • Zozimo  
    • 5
    • Nilton Santos (c) 
    • 6
    • Dequinha  
    • 7
    • Didi  
    • 8
    • Paulinho  
    • 9
    • Alvaro  
    • 10
    • Gino  
    • 11
    • Canhoteiro  

Notes

  • Missed Penalty: John Atyeo:  1st miss from 1st taken. England were awarded two penalties during the match both for Zozimo handballs. The first from John Atyeo on 62 minutes was saved by Gilmar.
  • Missed Penalty: Roger Byrne:  1st miss from 1st taken. The second penalty was taken by Roger Byrne after 71 minutes who shot wide.
  • Player Milestone:  Colin Grainger's 1st Cap
  • Goal Milestone:  Colin Grainger's 1st Goal

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)