Match No. 351 - Thursday, 28th September 1961

  • Camille Dimmer, 71'
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  •  
  •  
    • 1
    • Paul Steffen
    • 2
    • Erny Brenner
    • 3
    • Jeannot Hoffmann
    • 4
    • Jules Zambon
    • 5
    • Fernand Brosius
    • 6
    • François Konter
    • 7
    • Camille Dimmer
    • 8
    • Henri Cirelli
    • 9
    • Nicky Hoffmann
    • 10
    • René Schneider
    • 11
    • Ady Schmit

Notes

  • Match DelayedDue to kick-off on Wednesday 27th September but was postponed for 24 hours due to thick fog.
  • Player MilestoneMick McNeil's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneRon Flowers' 25th Cap
  • Player MilestoneJohnny Fantham's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneRay Pointer's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneDennis Viollet's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneRay Pointer's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneDennis Viollet's 1st Goal

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)
  • Daily Mirror "Feeble England given the bird", Friday 29th September 1961, page 27.

Managers

Referee

  • Gérard Versyp

Attendance

  • 33,409

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 6th - 1
  • Luxembourg - 118th

World Cup 1962 Q

(Group 6)

    •  
    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • England
    • 7
    • +14
    • 0
    • 1
    • 3
    • 4
    • Portugal
    • 3
    • +2
    • 2
    • 1
    • 1
    • 4
    • Luxembourg
    • 2
    • -16
    • 3
    • 0
    • 1
    • 4
    • Final Standings.