Match No. 867 - Wednesday, 10th September 2008, 9:00pm

  • Mario Mandžukić, 77'
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    • 1
    • Stipe Pletikosa  
    • 3
    • Josip Šimunić  
    • 4
    • Robert Kovač  
    •  51'
    • 5
    • Vedran Ćorluka  
    • 6
    • Danijel Pranjić  
    • 7
    • Ivan Rakitić  
    • 18
    • Ivica Olić  
    •  71'
    • 14
    • Luka Modrić  
    • 9
    • Mladen Petrić  
    •  56'
    • 10
    • Niko Kovač (c) 
    •  63'
    • 11
    • Darijo Srna  
    • 15
    • Dario Knežević  
    •  56'
    • 13
    • Nikola Pokrivač  
    •  63'
    • 8
    • Mario Mandžukić  
    •  71'

Notes

  • Walcott: New RecordTheo Walcott breaks Dixie Dean's 81 year old record for the youngest ever player to score a hat-trick.
  • Goal MilestoneTheo Walcott's 1st Goal

Sources

  • englandstats.com Digital Archive
  • BBC Football Croatia 1 England 4
  • The Guardian Walcott hat-trick inspires England to glory

Managers

Referee

  •  Lubos Michel

Attendance

  • 35,000

Half Time Score

  • Croatia 0 - 1 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 7th   1
  •  Croatia - 10th