Match No. 337 - Wednesday, 18th November 1959

  • Billy Bingham, 89'
  •  
    • 1
    • Harry Gregg  
    • 2
    • Dick Keith  
    • 3
    • Alf McMichael  
    • 4
    • Danny Blanchflower (c) 
    • 5
    • Willie Cunningham  
    • 6
    • Bertie Peacock  
    • 7
    • Billy Bingham  
    • 8
    • Johnny Crossan  
    • 9
    • Billy Cush  
    • 10
    • Jimmy McIlroy  
    • 11
    • Peter McPartland  

Notes

  • McIlroy: Missed PenaltyRon Springett saved a Jimmy McIlroy penalty just before half time.
  • Player MilestoneRon Springett's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneDon Howe's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneTony Allen's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneKenneth Brown's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneJoe Baker's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneRay Parry's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneEdwin Holliday's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneJoe Baker's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneRay Parry's 1st Goal

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

Referee

  •  Leo Callaghan

Attendance

  • 60,000

Half Time Score

  • England 1 - 0 Northern Ireland

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 7th   1
  •  Northern Ireland - 27th