Match No. 264 - Saturday, 19th May 1951

    • 1
    • Bert WilliamsWolves, 16th of 24 caps
      31 years, 3 months, 19 days
    • 2
    • Alf RamseySpurs, 14th of 32 caps
      31 years, 3 months, 28 days
      (c)3rd captaincy
    • 5
    • Jim TaylorFulham, 2nd of 2 caps
      33 years, 6 months, 14 days
    • 7
    • Tom FinneyPreston NE, 32nd of 76 caps
      29 years, 1 month, 14 days
    • 8
    • Stan PearsonMan Utd, 6th of 8 caps
      32 years, 4 months, 4 days
    • 9
    • Jackie MilburnNewcastle Utd, 11th of 13 caps
      27 years, 0 months, 8 days
    • 10
    • Harold HassallHuddersfield, 3rd of 5 caps
      22 years, 2 months, 15 days
    • 11
    • Vic MetcalfeHuddersfield, 2nd of 2 caps
      29 years, 3 months, 16 days
  • Patalino, 2'
  • Albano, 48'
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    • 1
    • Ernesto OliveiraErnesto Nogueira do Oliveira.
      Born 28th Jul 1921, Lisbon.
    • 2
    • Virgílio MendesVirgílio Marques Mendes.
      Born 17th Nov 1926, Entroncamento.
    • 3
    • Serafim NevesSerafim das Neves.
      Born 29th Aug 1920, Terras de Basto.
    • 4
    • Carlos CanárioCarlos Augusto Ribeiro Canário.
      Born 10th Feb 1918, Portalegre.
    • 5
    • Félix Assunção AntunesFélix Assunção Antunes.
      Born 14th Dec 1922, Barreiro.
    • 6
    • Francisco FerreiraFrancisco Ferreira.
      Born 23rd Aug 1919, Guimarães.
    • 7
    • PatalinoDomingos Carrilho Demétrio.
      Born 29th Jun 1922, Elvas.
    • 8
    • José TravassosJosé António Barreto Travassos.
      Born 22nd Feb 1926, Lisbon.
    • 9
    • Henrique Ben DavidHenrique de Sena Ben David.
      Born 5th Dec 1926, Mindelo, Cape Verde.
    • 10
    • Fernando CaiadoFernando Augusto do Amaral Caiado.
      Born 2nd Mar 1925, Leça da Palmeira.
    • 11
    • AlbanoAlbano Narciso Pereira.
      Born 21st Dec 1922, Seixal.

Notes

  • Goal TimeBill Nicolson's goal was timed at 19 seconds.
  • Match InfoFriendly match to celebrate the Festival of Britain.
  • Player MilestoneBill Nicholson's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneJim Taylor's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneVic Metcalfe's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneBill Nicholson's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneJackie Milburn's 10th Goal

Sources

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

Managers

Referee

  • Belgium Louis Baert

Attendance

  • 52,686

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, gaining 3 ranking points to 1984 points England - 4th
  • Portugal - 27th