Match No. 351 - Thursday, 28th September 1961

  • Camille Dimmer, 71'
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    • 1
    • Paul Steffen  
    • 2
    • Erny Brenner  
    • 3
    • Jeannot Hoffmann  
    • 4
    • Jules Zambon  
    • 5
    • Fernand Brosius  
    • 6
    • François Konter  
    • 7
    • Camille Dimmer  
    • 8
    • Henri Cirelli  
    • 9
    • Nicky Hoffmann  
    • 10
    • René Schneider  
    • 11
    • Ady Schmit  

Notes

  • Match DelayedDue to kick-off on Wednesday 27th September but was postponed for 24 hours due to thick fog.
  • Player MilestoneMick McNeil's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneRon Flowers' 25th Cap
  • Player MilestoneJohnny Fantham's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneRay Pointer's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneDennis Viollet's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneRay Pointer's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneDennis Viollet's 1st Goal
  • Player MilestoneJimmy Armfield's 1st Captaincy

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)
  • Daily Mirror "Feeble England given the bird", Friday 29th September 1961, page 27.

Managers

Referee

  •  Gérard Versyp

Attendance

  • 33,409

Half Time Score

  • England 3 - 0 Luxembourg

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 6th   1
  •  Luxembourg - 118th