Match No. 310 - Wednesday, 5th December 1956, 6:25pm

  • Ove Bech Nielsen, 27'
  • Ove Bech Nielsen, 64'
  •  
  •  
  •  
    • 1
    • Theill Drengsgaard
    • 2
    • Erling Linde Larsen
    • 3
    • Verner Nielsen
    • 4
    • Flemming Nielsen
    • 5
    • Ove Hansen
    • 6
    • Jørgen Olesen
    • 7
    • Jørgen Hansen
    • 8
    • Bent Pedersen
    • 9
    • Ove Bech Nielsen
    • 10
    • Aage Rou Jensen (c)
    • 11
    • Jens Peter Hansen

Notes

  • Hat-Trick: Tommy Taylor1st hat-trick (45th overall). 51 minutes between first and third goals.
  • Player MilestoneTed Ditchburn's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneJimmy Dickinson's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneJohnny Brooks' Last Cap

Sources

  • England - The Quest for the World Cup - A Complete Record by Clive Leatherdale (Two Heads Publishing 1994)
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
  • www.dbu.dk

Managers

Referee

  • Maurice Guigue

Attendance

  • 54,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 4th
  • Denmark - 35th

World Cup 1958 Q

(Pool 1)

    •  
    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • England
    • 7
    • +10
    • 0
    • 1
    • 3
    • 4
    • Republic of
    • 5
    • -1
    • 1
    • 1
    • 2
    • 4
    • Denmark
    • 0
    • -9
    • 4
    • 0
    • 0
    • 4
    • Final Standings.