Match No. 250 - Saturday, 15th October 1949

  • Mal Griffiths, 80'
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  •  
    • 1
    • Cyril Sidlow  
    • 2
    • Walley Barnes  
    • 3
    • Alf Sherwood  
    • 4
    • Roy Paul  
    • 5
    • Thomas Jones  
    • 6
    • Ron Burgess  
    • 7
    • Mal Griffiths  
    • 8
    • Billy Lucas  
    • 9
    • Trevor Ford  
    • 10
    • Frank Scrine  
    • 11
    • George Edwards  

Notes

  • Player InjurySkipper Wright was injured early on in the second half and he move to the left wing for the remainder of the game.
  • Hat-Trick: Jackie Milburn1st hat-trick (40th overall). 43 minutes between first and third goals.
  • Match MilestoneEngland's 250th Match
  • Goal MilestoneStan Mortensen, 22' - 750th goal scored by England

Sources

  • England - The Quest for the World Cup - A Complete Record by Clive Leatherdale (Two Heads Publishing 1994)
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

Referee

  •  John Mowatt

Attendance

  • 61,079

Half Time Score

  • Wales 0 - 3 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 4th   1
  •  Wales - 21st