Match No. 429 - Wednesday, 12th March 1969, 7:45pm

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    • Gordon BanksStoke City, 48th of 73 caps
      31 years, 2 months, 12 days
    • 2
    • Keith NewtonBlackburn, 13th of 27 caps
      27 years, 8 months, 19 days
    • 3
    • Terry CooperLeeds, 1st of 20 caps
      24 years, 8 months, 0 days
    • 4
    • Alan MullerySpurs, 14th of 35 caps
      27 years, 3 months, 19 days
    • 6
    • Bobby MooreWest Ham, 66th of 108 caps
      27 years, 11 month, 0 days
      (c)49th captaincy
    • 7
    • Franny LeeMan City, 2nd of 27 caps
      24 years, 10 months, 13 days
    • 8
    • Colin BellMan City, 4th of 48 caps
      23 years, 0 months, 13 days
    • 9
    • Geoff HurstWest Ham, 25th of 49 caps
      27 years, 3 months, 4 days
    • 10
    • Martin PetersWest Ham, 24th of 67 caps
      25 years, 4 months, 4 days
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    • Georges CarnusGeorges Carnus.
      Born 13th Aug 1940, Gignac-la-Nerthe.
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    • Jean DjorkaeffJean Djorkaeff.
      Born 27th Oct 1939, Charvieu.
      Father of Youri Djorkaeff
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    • Jean-Paul RostagniJean-Paul Rostagni.
      Born 14th Jan 1948, Drap.
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    • Bernard BosquierBernard Bosquier.
      Born 19th Jun 1942, Thonon-les-Bains.
      (c)
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    • Roger LemerreRoger Lemerre.
      Born 18th Jun 1941, Bricquebec.
    • 6
    • Henri MichelHenri Michel.
      Born 28th Oct 1947, Aix-en-Provence.
    • 7
    • Yves HerbertYves Herbert.
      Born 17th Aug 1945, Villers-Cotterêts.
    • 8
    • Joseph BonnelJoseph Bonnel.
      Born 4th Jan 1939, Florensac.
    • 9
    • Charly LoubetCharly Loubet.
      Born 26th Jan 1946, Grasse.
    • 10
    • Jacky SimonJacques Simon.
      Born 25th Mar 1941, Omonville-la-Rogue.
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    • Georges BeretaGeorges Bereta.
      Born 11th May 1946, Saint-Étienne.

Notes

  • Penalty: Geoff Hurst1st scored from 1 taken (100.0%). England's 47th overall. Bosquier fouls Peters for the first penalty. Hurst blasts the penalty high into the roof of the net.
  • Penalty: Geoff Hurst2nd scored from 2 taken (100.0%). England's 48th overall. Rostagni fouls Bell for the second. This time Hurst blasts the ball to the keeper's right to complete his hat-trick.
  • Hat-Trick: Geoff Hurst2nd hat-trick (63rd overall).
  • Player MilestoneTerry Cooper's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneGeoff Hurst's 25th Cap
  • Player MilestoneMichael O'Grady's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneFranny Lee's 1st Goal

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • Official Match Programme
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
  • French Football Federation
  • YouTube

Managers

Referee

  • Hungary Istvan Zsolt

Attendance

  • 83,000

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, gaining 3 ranking points to 2052 points England - 1st
  • France - 30th