Match No. 353 - Wednesday, 25th October 1961

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  •  
    • 1
    • Alberto da Costa Pereira
    • 2
    • Mário Goulart Lino
    • 3
    • Hilário da Conceição
    • 4
    • José Pérides
    • 5
    • Lúcio Soares
    • 6
    • Vicente Lucas
    • 7
    • Yaúca
    • 8
    • Eusébio
    • 9
    • José Águas (c)
    • 10
    • Mário Coluna
    • 11
    • Domiciano Cavém

Notes

  • QualificationEngland qualify for the World Cup 1962 finishing top of their group. They will not have to qualify again for 11 years.
  • Player MilestoneRay Pointer's Last Cap

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • 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)

Managers

Referee

  • Marcel Bois

Attendance

  • 100,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 6th - 1
  • Portugal - 42nd

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.