Match No. 234 - Sunday, 25th May 1947

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    • 1
    • João Azevedo
    • 27'
    • 2
    • Álvaro Cardoso (c)
    • 29'
    • 3
    • Francisco Ferreira
    • 4
    • Mariano Amaro
    • 5
    • António Feliciano
    • 6
    • Francisco Moreira
    • 7
    • Jesus Correia
    • 8
    • António Araújo
    • 9
    • Fernando Peyroteo
    • 10
    • José Travassos
    • 11
    • Rogério Pipi
    • Manuel Capela
    • 27'
    • Vasco Oliveira
    • 29'

Notes

  • Goal TimeTommy Lawton's first goal was timed at just 17 seconds making it the fastest ever goal scored for England.
  • Hat-Trick: Tommy Lawton2nd hat-trick (36th overall). 58 minutes between first and third goals.
  • Hat-Trick: Stan Mortensen1st hat-trick (37th overall). 69 minutes between first and third goals. Fourth England game to feature two hat-tricks.
  • Player MilestoneEddie Lowe's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneStan Mortensen's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneStan Mortensen's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneTommy Lawton, 11' - 700th goal scored by England

Sources

  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

Referee

  • Charles Delasalle

Attendance

  • 65,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 4th
  • Portugal - 25th