Match No. 240 - Sunday, 16th May 1948

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    • 1
    • Valerio Bacigalupo
    • 2
    • Aldo Ballarin
    • 3
    • Alberto Eliani
    • 4
    • Carlo Annovazzi
    • 5
    • Carlo Parola
    • 6
    • Giuseppe Grezar
    • 7
    • Romeo Menti
    • 8
    • Ezio Loik
    • 9
    • Guglielmo Gabetto
    • 10
    • Valentino Mazzola (c)
    • 11
    • Riccardo Carapellese

Notes

  • Goals DisallowedAt 1-0 down in the first half, Menti had two goals disallowed for offside.
  • Player MilestoneJack Howe's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneStanley Matthews' 25th Cap
  • Goal MilestoneTom Finney's 10th Goal

Sources

  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
  • The Anatomy of England by Jonathan Wilson (Orion 2010)

Managers

Referee

  • Pedro Escartín

Attendance

  • 58,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 3rd
  • Italy - 2nd