Match No. 459 - Saturday, 29th April 1972, 7:45pm

    • 1
    • Gordon BanksStoke City, 70th of 73 caps
      34 years, 3 months, 30 days
    • 2
    • Paul MadeleyLeeds, 5th of 24 caps
      27 years, 7 months, 9 days
    • 3
    • Emlyn HughesLiverpool, 14th of 62 caps
      24 years, 8 months, 1 day
    • 4
    • Colin BellMan City, 16th of 48 caps
      26 years, 2 months, 3 days
    • 5
    • Bobby MooreWest Ham, 93rd of 108 caps
      31 years, 0 months, 17 days
      (c)75th captaincy
    • 7
    • Franny LeeMan City, 27th of 27 caps
      28 years, 0 months, 0 days
    • 8
    • Alan BallArsenal, 54th of 72 caps
      26 years, 11 month, 17 days
    • 10
    • Geoff HurstWest Ham, 49th of 49 caps
      30 years, 4 months, 21 day
    • 60'
    • 17
    • Rodney MarshMan City, 2nd of 9 caps
      27 years, 6 months, 18 days
    • 60'
  • Uli Hoeneß, 27'
  • Günter Netzer, 84' (pen)
  • Gerd Müller, 88'
    • 1
    • Sepp MaierJosef Dieter Maier.
      Born 28th Feb 1944, Metten.
    • 2
    • Horst-Dieter HöttgesHorst-Dieter Höttges.
      Born 10th Sep 1943, Mönchengladbach.
    • 3
    • Paul BreitnerPaul Breitner.
      Born 5th Sep 1951, Kolbermoor.
    • 4
    • Hans-Georg SchwarzenbeckHans-Georg Schwarzenbeck.
      Born 3rd Apr 1948, Munich.
    • 5
    • Franz BeckenbauerFranz Anton Beckenbauer.
      Born 11th Sep 1945, Munich.
      (c)
    • 6
    • Herbert WimmerHerbert Wimmer.
      Born 9th Nov 1944, Eupen.
    • 7
    • Jürgen GrabowskiJürgen Grabowski.
      Born 7th Jul 1944, Wiesbaden.
    • 8
    • Uli HoeneßUlrich Hoeneß.
      Born 5th Jan 1952, Ulm.
    • 9
    • Gerd MüllerGerhard Müller.
      Born 3rd Nov 1945, Nördlingen.
    • 10
    • Günter NetzerGünter Theodor Netzer.
      Born 14th Sep 1944, Mönchengladbach.
    • 11
    • Sigfried HeldSigfried Held.
      Born 7th Aug 1942, Freudenthal.

Notes

  • Player MilestoneFranny Lee's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneGeoff Hurst's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneFranny Lee's 10th Goal

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • uefa.com
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
  • The Observer "England shown the way out", Sunday 30th April 1972

Managers

Referee

  • France Robert Helies

Attendance

  • 95,000

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, losing -37 ranking points to 2002 points England - 3rd
  • West Germany - 2nd