Match No. 210 - Monday, 17th May 1937

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    • GK
    • Gustav Sjöberg
    • RB
    • Nils Axelsson
    • LB
    • Valter Sköld
    • HB
    • Fritz Berg
    • HB
    • Sven Andersson
    • HB
    • Ernst Andersson
    • OR
    • Gustaf Josefsson
    • IR
    • Erik Persson
    • CF
    • Sven Jonasson
    • IL
    • Karl-Erik Grahn
    • OL
    • Axel Nilsson

Notes

  • Match InfoScandinavian tour of Norway, Sweden and Finland. The players wore squad numbers.
  • Venue InfoInaugural match at the Råsundastadion with the King of Sweden present to open the stadium.
  • Player InjuryBerg did not manange to finish the game out and had to leave the field during the second half. Sweden played on with ten men.
  • Hat-Trick: Freddie Steele1st hat-trick (30th overall). 24 minutes between first and third goals.
  • Player MilestoneTed Catlin's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneCliff Britton's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneTom Galley's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneJoe Johnson's 1st Goal

Sources

  • The Times "England win at Stockholm", Tuesday 18th May 1937, Page 7
  • Hull Daily Mail "England soccer side dazzling win in Sweden", Monday 17th May 1937, page 1
  • www.svenskfotboll.se

Managers

Referee

  • John Langenus

Attendance

  • 34,119

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 6th - 3
  • Sweden - 23rd