Match No. 305 - Sunday, 20th May 1956

  • Olli Forsgren c. 40'
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    • 1
    • Keijo Hurri  
    •  40'
    • 2
    • Väinö Pajunen  
    • 3
    • Aimo Sommarberg  
    • 4
    • Alpo Lintamo  
    • 5
    • Lauri Lehtinen  
    • 6
    • Reijo Jalava  
    • 7
    • Juhani Peltonen  
    • 8
    • Matti Hiltunen  
    • 9
    • Kai Pahlman  
    • 10
    • Olavi Lahtinen  
    • 11
    • Olli Forsgren  
    • Aarre Klinga  
    •  40'

Notes

  • Player MilestoneRaymond Wood's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneGordon Astall's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneDennis Wilshaw's 10th Goal
  • Goal MilestoneGordon Astall's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneNat Lofthouse, 63' - 900th goal scored by England

Sources

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

Managers

Referee

  •  Jorgensen

Attendance

  • 20,177

Half Time Score

  • Finland 1 - 3 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 6th   1
  •  Finland - 88th