Match No. 262 - Saturday, 14th April 1951

  • Robert Johnstone, 33'
  • Lawrie Reilly, 47'
  • Billy Liddell, 54'
    • 1
    • John Cowan
    • 2
    • George Young (c)
    • 3
    • Sammy Cox
    • 4
    • Bobby Evans
    • 5
    • Willie Woodburn
    • 6
    • Willie Redpath
    • 7
    • Willie Waddell
    • 8
    • Robert Johnstone
    • 9
    • Lawrie Reilly
    • 10
    • Billy Steel
    • 11
    • Billy Liddell

Notes

  • Player InjuryWilf Mannion fractured a cheekbone whilst going up for a ball against Liddell and was stretched off after 11 minutes. England played on with 10 men.
  • Player InjuryStan Mortensen failed to appear after the interval because of a facial injury sustained in the first half. He was treated on the side-lines and returned after England had gone 2-1 down.
  • Player MilestoneWilf Mannion's 25th Cap
  • Player MilestoneHarold Hassall's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneHarold Hassall's 1st Goal

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

  • Thomas Mitchell

Attendance

  • 98,750

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 4th
  • Scotland - 5th