Match No. 505 - Wednesday, 13th October 1976

  • Kalle Nieminen, 48'
  •  
    • 1
    • Göran Enckelman  
    • 2
    • Teppo Heikkinen  
    • 3
    • Erkki Vihtilä  
    • 4
    • Ari Mäkynen  
    • 5
    • Esko Ranta  
    • 6
    • Pertti Jantunen  
    •  61'
    • 7
    • Jouko Suomalainen  
    •  67'
    • 8
    • Miikka Toivola  
    • 9
    • Kalle Nieminen  
    • 10
    • Aki Heiskanen  
    • 11
    • Matti Paatelainen (c) 
    • Esa Heiskanen  
    •  61'
    • Seppo Pyykkö  
    •  67'

Notes

  • Player MilestoneColin Todd's 25th Cap
  • Player MilestoneKevin Keegan's 25th Cap
  • Goal MilestoneDennis Tueart's 1st Goal
  • Match MilestoneEngland's 300th win

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • England - The Quest for the World Cup - A Complete Record by Clive Leatherdale (Two Heads Publishing 1994)
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

  •  England - Don Revie
  •  Finland - Aulis Rykonen

Referee

  •  Ulf Eriksson

Attendance

  • 92,000

Half Time Score

  • England 1 - 0 Finland

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 5th   0
  •  Finland - 83rd

World Cup 1978 Q (Group 2)

    •  
    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • Italy
    • 10
    • 14
    • 1
    • 0
    • 5
    • 6
    • England
    • 10
    • 11
    • 1
    • 0
    • 5
    • 6
    • Finland
    • 4
    • -5
    • 4
    • 0
    • 2
    • 6
    • Luxembourg
    • 0
    • -20
    • 6
    • 0
    • 0
    • 6
    • Final Standings.