Match No. 368 - Wednesday, 8th May 1963

    • 1
    • Gordon BanksLeicester, 2nd of 73 caps
      25 years, 4 months, 9 days
    • 2
    • Jimmy ArmfieldBlackpool, 35th of 43 caps
      27 years, 7 months, 17 days
      (c)7th captaincy
    • 3
    • Ray WilsonHuddersfield, 18th of 63 caps
      28 years, 4 months, 22 days
    • 4
    • Gordon MilneLiverpool, 1st of 14 caps
      26 years, 1 month, 10 days
    • 6
    • Bobby MooreWest Ham, 11th of 108 caps
      22 years, 0 months, 26 days
    • 7
    • Bryan DouglasBlackburn, 35th of 36 caps
      28 years, 11 month, 12 days
    • 9
    • Bobby SmithSpurs, 10th of 15 caps
      30 years, 2 months, 14 days
  • Pepe, 20'
    • 1
    • GilmarGylmar dos Santos Neves.
      Born 22nd Aug 1930, Santos.
      (c)
    • 2
    • LimaAntônio Lima dos Santos.
      Born 18th Jan 1942, São Sebastião do Paraíso.
    • 3
    • EduardoEduardo Barbosa de Albuquerque.
      Born 22nd Feb 1943, São Paulo.
    • 4
    • ZequinhaJosé Ferreira Franco.
      Born 18th Nov 1934, Recife.
    • 5
    • Roberto DiasRoberto Dias Branco.
      Born 7th Jan 1943, São Paulo.
    • 6
    • RildoRildo da Costa Menezes.
      Born 23rd Jan 1942, Recife.
    • 7
    • Dorval RodriguesDorval Rodrigues.
      Born 26th Feb 1935, Porto Alegre.
    • 8
    • MengálvioMengálvio Pedro Figueiró.
      Born 17th Dec 1939, Laguna.
    • 9
    • CoutinhoAntônio Wilson Vieira Honório.
      Born 11th Jun 1943, Piracicaba.
    • 10
    • AmarildoAmarildo Tavares da Silveira.
      Born 29th Jun 1939, Campos.
    • 40'
    • 11
    • PepeJosé Macia.
      Born 25th Feb 1935, Santos.
    • 19
    • Ney de OliveiraNey de Oliveira.
      Born 6th Jul 1944, Sorocaba.
    • 40'

Notes

  • Selection InfoThis was the first match where the England manager 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 MilestoneGordon Milne's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneGeorge Eastham's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneBryan Douglas' 10th Goal

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)
  • www.rsssfbrasil.com
  • British Pathe Newsreel

Managers

Referee

  • Netherlands Leo Horn

Attendance

  • 92,000

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, losing -1 ranking points to 1870 points England - 13th
  • Brazil - 3rd