Match No. 226 - Wednesday, 24th May 1939, 6:00pm
- Match InfoLast match before the outbreak of the Second World War.
- Match InfoThomas Whittacker was nominated as head coach but did not select the team.
- Match InfoPart of England's European tour which included Italy and Yugoslavia as well as Romania.
- Player InjuryAfter only four minutes Bürger "injured his foot in a tussle with Smith...When [he] came back on he had to go on the wing and this seriously weakened the Rumanian defence."
- Player MilestoneVictor Woodley's Last Cap
- Player MilestoneGeorge Male's Last Cap
- Player MilestoneWilliam Morris' Last Cap
- Player MilestoneJoe Mercer's Last Cap
- Player MilestoneStan Cullis' Last Cap
- Player MilestoneWilf Copping's Last Cap
- Player MilestoneFrank Broome's Last Cap
- Player MilestoneLen Goulden's Last Cap
- Player MilestoneDonald Welsh's Last Cap
- Player MilestoneLeslie Smith's Only Cap
- Goal MilestoneDonald Welsh's 1st Goal
- Player MilestoneStan Cullis' 1st Captaincy
- The Times "England beat Rumania", Thursday 25th May 1939, Page 6
- John Langenus
Half Time Score
- England - 5th 0
- Romania - 36th