Match No. 367 - Saturday, 6th April 1963

    • 1
    • Gordon BanksLeicester, 1st of 73 caps
      25 years, 3 months, 7 days
    • 2
    • Jimmy ArmfieldBlackpool, 34th of 43 caps
      27 years, 6 months, 15 days
      (c)6th captaincy
    • 3
    • Gerry ByrneLiverpool, 1st of 2 caps
      24 years, 7 months, 8 days
    • 4
    • Bobby MooreWest Ham, 10th of 108 caps
      21 years, 11 month, 24 days
    • 6
    • Ron FlowersWolves, 41st of 49 caps
      28 years, 8 months, 9 days
    • 7
    • Bryan DouglasBlackburn, 34th of 36 caps
      28 years, 10 months, 10 days
    • 9
    • Bobby SmithSpurs, 9th of 15 caps
      30 years, 1 month, 12 days
    • 10
    • Jimmy MeliaLiverpool, 1st of 2 caps
      25 years, 5 months, 5 days
  • Jim Baxter, 28'
  • Jim Baxter, 30' (pen)
    • 1
    • William Brown
    • 2
    • Alex Hamilton
    • 3
    • Eric Caldow (c)
    • 5'
    • 4
    • Dave Mackay
    • 5
    • Ian Ure
    • 6
    • Jim Baxter
    • 7
    • Willie Henderson
    • 8
    • John White
    • 9
    • Ian St John
    • 10
    • Denis Law
    • 11
    • Davie Wilson

Notes

  • Selection InfoThis was the last match where the FA Select Committee selected the team. Ramsey had taken the job on the understanding that he would have complete control. As his tenure as England manager didn't officially start until May 1963 his first two teams were selected by the FA Select Committee.
  • Player InjuryFive minutes in Smith and Caldow collided and the Scottish captain had to be stretchered off with a broken leg.
  • Player MilestoneGordon Banks' 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneGerry Byrne's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneJimmy Melia's 1st 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

  • Netherlands Leo Horn

Attendance

  • 98,606

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • Down 4 places, losing -25 ranking points to 1871 points England - 13th - 4
  • Scotland - 8th