Match No. 231 - Saturday, 12th April 1947

    • 1
    • Frank SwiftMan City, 5th of 19 caps
      33 years, 3 months, 19 days
    • 2
    • Laurie ScottArsenal, 5th of 17 caps
      29 years, 11 month, 19 days
    • 3
    • George HardwickMiddlesbrough, 5th of 13 caps
      27 years, 2 months, 10 days
      (c)5th captaincy
    • 4
    • Billy WrightWolves, 5th of 105 caps
      23 years, 2 months, 6 days
    • 5
    • Neil FranklinStoke City, 5th of 27 caps
      25 years, 2 months, 19 days
    • 8
    • Raich CarterDerby, 11th of 13 caps
      33 years, 3 months, 22 days
    • 9
    • Tommy LawtonChelsea, 13th of 23 caps
      27 years, 6 months, 6 days
    • 10
    • Wilf MannionMiddlesbrough, 5th of 26 caps
      28 years, 10 months, 27 days
    • 11
    • Jimmy MullenWolves, 1st of 12 caps
      24 years, 3 months, 6 days
  • Andy McLaren, 15'
    • 1
    • Willie Miller
    • 2
    • George Young
    • 3
    • Jock Shaw (c)
    • 4
    • Archie Macauley
    • 5
    • Willie Woodburn
    • 6
    • Alec Forbes
    • 7
    • Gordon Smith
    • 8
    • Andy McLaren
    • 9
    • James Delaney
    • 10
    • Billy Steel
    • 11
    • Tommy Pearson

Notes

  • Player MilestoneJimmy Mullen's 1st Cap

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

Referee

  • France Charles Delasalle

Attendance

  • 98,250

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, losing -9 ranking points to 1994 points England - 3rd
  • Scotland - 5th