Match No. 489 - Wednesday, 16th April 1975, 7:45pm

    • 1
    • Peter ShiltonStoke City, 21st of 125 caps
      25 years, 6 months, 28 days
    • 2
    • Paul MadeleyLeeds, 19th of 24 caps
      30 years, 6 months, 26 days
    • 4
    • Colin BellMan City, 43rd of 48 caps
      29 years, 1 month, 18 days
    • 5
    • David WatsonSunderland, 10th of 65 caps
      28 years, 6 months, 11 day
    • 6
    • Colin ToddDerby, 12th of 27 caps
      26 years, 4 months, 4 days
    • 7
    • Alan BallArsenal, 68th of 72 caps
      29 years, 11 month, 4 days
      (c)2nd captaincy
    • 8
    • Mick ChannonSouthampton, 23rd of 46 caps
      26 years, 4 months, 18 days
    • 55'
    • 10
    • Alan HudsonStoke City, 2nd of 2 caps
      23 years, 9 months, 25 days
    • 11
    • Kevin KeeganLiverpool, 11th of 63 caps
      24 years, 2 months, 2 days
    • 16
    • Dave ThomasQPR, 3rd of 8 caps
      24 years, 6 months, 11 day
    • 55'
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    • 1
    • Makis AlkiviadesMichalakis Alkiviades.
      Born 4th Jan 1944.
    • 60'
    • 2
    • Christakis KovisChristakis Kovis.
      Born 30th Nov 1953.
      25'
    • 3
    • Demetris KizasDemetris Kizas.
      Born 6th Sep 1953, Paralimni.
    • 4
    • Nicos PantziarasNicos Pantziaras.
      Born 7th Jan 1954.
    • 5
    • Kyriakos KoureasKyriakos Koureas.
      Born 6th Sep 1947.
    • 6
    • Gregory SavvaGregory Savva.
      Born 14th Jul 1955.
    • 7
    • Lakis TheodorouMichalakis Theodorou.
      Born 4th Sep 1947.
    • 8
    • Stefanis MihailStefanis Mihail.
      Born 8th Nov 1946.
    • 9
    • Markos MarkouMarkos Markou.
      Born 12th Aug 1949.
    • 10
    • Nicos CharalambousNikos Charalambous.
    • HT
    • 11
    • Andreas StylianouAndreas Stylianou.
      Born 23rd Jan 1942.
      (c)
    • 12
    • Andreas KonstantinouAndreas Konstantinou.
      Born 30th Nov 1946.
      Not to be confused with the other Andreas Konstantinou. This one is a midfielder.
    • HT
    • 13
    • Andreas KonstantinouAndreas Konstantinou.
      Born 20th Aug 1956.
      Not to be confused with the other Andreas Konstantinou. This one is a goalkeeper.
    • 60'

Notes

  • Goal DisallowedKevin Beattie has a goal disallowed for a foul on the goalkeeper Alkiviades on 59 minutes. Alkiviades injury means he cannot continue.
  • 'There's only two Andreas Konstantinous!'One is a midfielder and the other a goalkeeper.
  • Hat-Trick: Malcolm MacDonald1st hat-trick (64th overall).
  • Player MilestoneKevin Beattie's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneAlan Hudson's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneMalcolm MacDonald, 87' - 1300th goal scored by England

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • uefa.com
  • YouTube
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

Referee

  • Finland Martti Hirviniemi

Attendance

  • 68,245

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, gaining 1 ranking points to 1991 points England - 5th
  • Cyprus - 109th

Euro 76 Qualifying

(Group 1)

    •  
    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • Czechoslov...
    • 9
    • +10
    • 1
    • 1
    • 4
    • 6
    • England
    • 8
    • +8
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 6
    • Portugal
    • 7
    • -2
    • 1
    • 3
    • 2
    • 6
    • Cyprus
    • 0
    • -16
    • 6
    • 0
    • 0
    • 6
    • Final Standings.