Match No. 502 - Friday, 28th May 1976

    • 1
    • Jimmy RimmerArsenal, Only Cap
      28 years, 3 months, 18 days
    • HT
    • 3
    • Phil NealLiverpool, 2nd of 50 caps
      25 years, 3 months, 8 days
    • HT
    • 4
    • Phil ThompsonLiverpool, 6th of 42 caps
      22 years, 4 months, 7 days
    • 5
    • Mike DoyleMan City, 4th of 5 caps
      29 years, 6 months, 3 days
    • 6
    • Tony TowersSunderland, 3rd of 3 caps
      24 years, 1 month, 15 days
    • 7
    • Ray WilkinsChelsea, 1st of 84 caps
      19 years, 8 months, 14 days
    • 8
    • Mick ChannonSouthampton, 35th of 46 caps
      27 years, 6 months, 0 days
      (c)1st captaincy
    • 9
    • Joe RoyleMan City, 4th of 6 caps
      27 years, 1 month, 20 days
    • 11
    • Gordon HillMan Utd, 1st of 6 caps
      22 years, 1 month, 27 days
    • 13
    • Joe CorriganMan City, 1st of 9 caps
      27 years, 6 months, 10 days
    • HT
    • 14
    • Mick MillsIpswich, 7th of 42 caps
      27 years, 4 months, 24 days
    • HT
  • Francesco Graziani, 15'
  • Francesco Graziani, 18'
  •  
    • 1
    • Dino ZoffDino Zoff.
      Born 28th Feb 1942, Mariano del Friuli.
    • 2
    • Moreno RoggiMoreno Roggi.
      Born 24th Mar 1054, San Miniato.
    • 57'
    • 3
    • Francesco RoccaFrancesco Rocca.
      Born 2nd Aug 1954, San Vito Romano.
    • 4
    • Romeo BenettiRomeo Benetti.
      Born 20th Oct 1945, Albaredo d'Adige.
    • 57'
    • 5
    • Mauro BellugiMauro Bellugi.
      Born 7th Feb 1950, Buonconvento.
    • 6
    • Giacinto FacchettiGiacinto Facchetti.
      Born 18th Jul 1942, Treviglio.
      (c)
    • 7
    • Franco CausioFranco Causio.
      Born 1st Feb 1949, Lecce.
    • 57'
    • 8
    • Fabio CapelloFabio Capello.
      Born 18th Jun 1946, San Canzian d'Isonzo.
    • 9
    • Francesco GrazianiFrancesco Graziani.
      Born 16th Dec 1952, Subiaco.
    • 10
    • Giancarlo AntognoniGiancarlo Antognoni.
      Born 1st Apr 1954, Marsciano.
    • 11
    • Paolo PuliciPaolino Pulici.
      Born 27th Apr 1950, Roncello.
    • 13
    • Aldo MalderaAldo Maldera.
      Born 14th Oct 1953, Milan.
    • 57'
    • 14
    • Renato ZaccarelliRenato Zaccarelli.
      Born 18th Jan 1951, Ancona.
    • 57'
    • 15
    • Claudio SalaClaudio Sala.
      Born 8th Sep 1947, Macherio.
    • 57'

Notes

  • Playing SurfaceThe pitch was not ideal, the grass was too long and one half of the pitch was the sand of the baseball diamond. However, all the goals were scored at the other end of the pitch.
  • Player MilestoneJimmy Rimmer's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneTony Towers' Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneRay Wilkins' 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneGordon Hill's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneJoe Corrigan's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestonePhil Thompson's 1st Goal

Sources

Managers

  • England Don Revie
  • Italy F Bernardini & Enzo Bearzot

Referee

  • West Germany Hans-Joachim Weiland

Attendance

  • 40,650

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, gaining 14 ranking points to 1987 points England - 4th
  • Italy - 6th

US Bicentennial Cup

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