Match No. 271 - Sunday, 25th May 1952

  • Dolfi Huber, 27' (pen)
  • Robert Dienst, 42'
  •  
    • 1
    • Josef Musil
    • 2
    • Rudi Röckl
    • 3
    • Ernst Happel
    • 4
    • Walter Schleger
    • 5
    • Ernst Ocwirk (c)
    • 6
    • Theodor Brinek
    • 7
    • Ernst Melchior
    • 8
    • Gerhard Hanappi
    • 9
    • Robert Dienst
    • 10
    • Dolfi Huber
    • 11
    • Walter Haummer

Notes

  • Match InfoNat Lofthouse's performance in this match earned him the nickname "The Lion of Vienna".
  • Goal MilestoneJackie Sewell's 1st Goal

Sources

  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
  • Daily Herald "Lofthouse hero of soccer win. Asutria beaten 3-2 despite referee", Maonday 26th May 1952, page 6.

Managers

Referee

  • Giuseppe Carpani

Attendance

  • 64,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 3rd - 1
  • Austria - 11th