Match No. 535 - Wednesday, 17th October 1979, 3:00pm

  • Vic Moreland, 49' (pen)
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    • 1
    • Pat Jennings (c) 
    • 2
    • Pat Rice  
    • 3
    • Sammy Nelson  
    • 4
    • Jimmy Nicholl  
    • 5
    • Allan Hunter  
    •  HT
    • 6
    • David McCreery  
    • 7
    • Tommy Cassidy  
    • 8
    • Sammy McIlroy  
    • 9
    • Gerry Armstrong  
    • 10
    • Tommy Finney  
    •  70'
    • 11
    • Vic Moreland  
    • 12
    • Peter Rafferty  
    •  HT
    • 13
    • Billy Caskey  
    •  70'

Notes

  • Goal MilestoneTony Woodcock's 1st Goal

Sources

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

Managers

  •  England - Ron Greenwood
  •  Northern Ireland - Danny Blanchflower

Referee

  •  Alexis Ponnet

Attendance

  • 25,000

Half Time Score

  • Northern Ireland 0 - 2 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 3rd   1
  •  Northern Ireland - 35th