Match No. 207 - Wednesday, 2nd December 1936

  • Assist: Ted Drake. "Britton, who was playing beautifully, sent the ball to the right to Drake, and when Drake returned it Brook shot past Szabo" Eric Brook9th of 10 goals, 25'
  • Assist: Sammy Crooks. "[Britton] put the ball out to Crooks, and the move ended with Drake scoring from close in." Ted Drake2nd of 6 goals, 34'
  • Assist: Eric Brook. "The third English goal scored before half-time was a tragedy from the Hungarian point of view. One of their players gave away an unnecessary corner and Drake scored from Brook s corner-kick." Ted Drake3rd of 6 goals, 40'
  • "The ball was deliberately handled and Britton placed the free-kick straight into the net." Cliff BrittonOnly Goal, 53'
  • Assist: Eric Brook. "a centre by Brook and a fine shot by Drake made the score 5-2" Ted Drake4th of 6 goals, 66'
  • Assist: Cliff Britton. "...another Britton inspiration led to Carter heading past Szabo." Raich Carter2nd of 7 goals, 89'
    • RB
    • George MaleArsenal, 12th of 19 caps
      26 years, 6 months, 25 days
      (c)2nd captaincy
    • LB
    • Ted CatlinSheffield Wed, 3rd of 5 caps
      26 years, 10 months, 22 days
    • CH
    • Alf YoungHuddersfield, 2nd of 9 caps
      31 years, 0 months, 28 days
    • LH
    • Eric KeenDerby, 4th of 4 caps
      26 years, 1 month, 29 days
    • OR
    • Sammy CrooksDerby, 26th of 26 caps
      28 years, 10 months, 17 days
    • IR
    • Ray BowdenArsenal, 6th of 6 caps
      27 years, 2 months, 19 days
    • CF
    • Ted DrakeArsenal, 4th of 5 caps
      24 years, 3 months, 17 days
    • IL
    • Raich CarterSunderland, 5th of 13 caps
      22 years, 11 month, 12 days
    • OL
    • Eric BrookMan City, 16th of 18 caps
      29 years, 0 months, 5 days
  • László Cseh, 26'
  • Jenő Vincze, 50'
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    • GK
    • Antal SzabóAntal Szabó.
      Born 4th Sep 1910, Soroksar.
    • RB
    • József Vágó József Vágó.
      Born 30th Jun 1906, Debrecen.
    • LB
    • Sándor BíróSándor Bíró.
      Born 19th Aug 1911.
    • HB
    • Gyula LázárGyula Lázár.
      Born 24th Jan 1911, Fuzesgyarmat.
    • HB
    • György SárosiGyörgy Sárosi.
      Born 16th Sep 1912, Budapest.
      (c)
    • HB
    • János DudásJános Dudás.
      Born 13th Feb 1911.
    • OR
    • Ferenc SasFerenc Sas.
      Born 16th Aug 1915, Budapest.
    • IR
    • Jenő VinczeJenő Vincze.
      Born 20th Nov 1908, Versec.
    • CF
    • László CsehLászló Cseh.
      Born 4th Apr 1910.
    • IL
    • Gyula Zsengellér Gyula Zsengellér.
      Born 27th Dec 1915, Cegled.
    • OL
    • Pál TitkosPál Titkos.
      Born 8th Jan 1908, Kelenvolgy.

Notes

  • Hat-Trick: Ted Drake1st hat-trick (29th overall). 32 minutes between first and third goals.
  • Player MilestoneGeorge Tweedy's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneEric Keen's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneSammy Crooks' Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneRay Bowden's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneCliff Britton's 1st Goal

Sources

Managers

Referee

  • France Lucien Leclercq

Attendance

  • 36,000

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • Up 1 place, gaining 12 ranking points to 1935 points England - 6th - 1
  • Hungary - 9th