Match No. 276 - Saturday, 18th April 1953

  • Lawrie Reilly, 55'
  • Lawrie Reilly, 90'
    • 1
    • George Farm
    • 2
    • George Young (c)
    • 3
    • Sammy Cox
    • 70'
    • 4
    • Tommy Docherty
    • 5
    • Frank Brennan
    • 6
    • Doug Cowie
    • 7
    • Tommy Wright
    • 8
    • Robert Johnstone
    • 9
    • Lawrie Reilly
    • 10
    • Billy Steel
    • 11
    • Billy Liddell

Notes

  • Player InjuryCox injured himself tackling Finney in the build up to the English second goal.
  • Player MilestoneLionel Smith's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneMal Barrass' Last Cap

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

  • 97,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 5th - 1
  • Scotland - 10th