Match No. 359 - Thursday, 31st May 1962, 3:00pm

  • Lajos Tichy, 17'
  • Flórián Albert, 71'
    • 1
    • Gyula GrosicsGyula Grosics.
      Born 4th Feb 1926, Budapest.
      (c)
    • 2
    • Sándor MátraiSándor Mátrai.
      Born 20th Nov 1932, Nagszénás.
    • 3
    • Kálmán MészölyKálmán Mészöly.
      Born 16th Jul 1941, Budapest.
    • 4
    • László SárosiLászló Sárosi.
      Born 27th Feb 1932, Budapest.
    • 5
    • Ernő SolymosiErnő Solymosi.
      Born 21st Jun 1940.
    • 6
    • Ferenc SiposFerenc Sipos.
      Born 13th Dec 1932, Budapest.
    • 7
    • Károly SándorKároly Sándor.
      Born 26th Nov 1928, Szeged.
    • 17
    • Gyula RákosiGyula Rákosi.
      Born 9th Oct 1938, Budapest.
    • 9
    • Flórián AlbertFlórián Albert.
      Born 15th Sep 1941, Hercegszántó.
    • 10
    • Lajos TichyLajos Tichy.
      Born 21st Mar 1935, Budapest.
    • 11
    • Máté FenyvesiMáté Fenyvesi.
      Born 20th Sep 1933, Jánoshalma.
    • 1
    • Ron SpringettSheffield Wed, 22nd of 33 caps
      26 years, 10 months, 9 days
      Goalkeeper
    • 2
    • Jimmy ArmfieldBlackpool, 26th of 43 caps
      26 years, 8 months, 10 days
      Right Back
    • 3
    • Ray WilsonHuddersfield, 12th of 63 caps
      27 years, 5 months, 14 days
      Left Back
    • 16
    • Bobby MooreWest Ham, 2nd of 108 caps
      21 years, 1 month, 19 days
      Right Half
    • 15
    • Maurice NormanSpurs, 2nd of 23 caps
      28 years, 0 months, 23 days
      Centre Half
    • 6
    • Ron FlowersWolves, 33rd of 49 caps
      27 years, 10 months, 3 days
      Left Half
    • 17
    • Bryan DouglasBlackburn, 30th of 36 caps
      28 years, 0 months, 4 days
      Outside Right
    • 8
    • Jimmy GreavesSpurs, 19th of 57 caps
      22 years, 3 months, 11 day
      Inside Right
    • 9
    • Gerry HitchensInter Milan, 6th of 7 caps
      27 years, 7 months, 23 days
      Centre Forward
    • 10
    • Johnny HaynesFulham, 53rd of 56 caps
      27 years, 7 months, 14 days
      Inside Left
      (c)19th captaincy
    • 11
    • Bobby CharltonMan Utd, 36th of 106 caps
      24 years, 7 months, 20 days
      Centre Forward

England Starting Formation

    2-3-5

Notes

  • Penalty: Ron Flowers4th scored from 4 taken (100.0%). England's 42nd overall. A Jimmy Greaves shot was handballed on the line by Sárosi.

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)
  • Official FIFA report
  • www.magyarfutball.hu

Managers

Referee

  • Netherlands Leo Horn

Attendance

  • 7,938

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • Down 1 place, losing -29 ranking points to 1907 points England - 9th - 1
  • Hungary - 5th

World Cup 1962

(Group 4)

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    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • Flag of Hungary
    • Hungary
    • 5
    • +6
    • 0
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • Flag of England
    • England
    • 3
    • +1
    • 1
    • 1
    • 1
    • 3
    • Flag of Argentina
    • Argentina
    • 3
    • -1
    • 1
    • 1
    • 1
    • 3
    • Flag of Bulgaria
    • Bulgaria
    • 1
    • -6
    • 2
    • 1
    • 0
    • 3
    • Final Standings.