Match No. 282 - Wednesday, 21st October 1953

  • László Kubala, 5' (pen)
  • Giampiero Boniperti, 15'
  • Giampiero Boniperti, 39'
  • László Kubala, 64'
    • 1
    • Walter Zeman
    • HT
    • 2
    • Joaquín Navarro
    • 3
    • Gerhard Hanappi
    • 4
    • Zlatko Čajkovski
    • 5
    • Jupp Posipal
    • 6
    • Ernst Ocwirk (c)
    • 7
    • Giampiero Boniperti
    • 8
    • László Kubala
    • 9
    • Gunnar Nordahl
    • 10
    • Bernard Vukas
    • 11
    • Branko Zebec
    • 12
    • Vladimir Beara
    • HT

Notes

  • Match InfoFA 90th Anniversary match.
  • Penalty: Alf Ramsey2nd scored from 2 taken (100.0%). England's 26th overall. "...with seconds remaining Cajkovski brought down Mortensen and Alf Ramsey rescued England at the death from a penalty."
  • Player MilestoneDerek Ufton's Only 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

  • Mervyn Griffiths

Attendance

  • 96,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 3rd
  • The Rest of Europe - th