Match No. 506 - Wednesday, 17th November 1976, 2:30pm

  • Giancarlo Antognoni, 37' (36:06)
  • Roberto Bettega, 78' (77:13)
    • 1
    • Dino Zoff
    • 2
    • Antonello Cuccureddu
    • 3
    • Marco Tardelli
    • 4
    • Romeo Benetti
    • 5
    • Claudio Gentile
    • 6
    • Giacinto Facchetti (c)
    • 7
    • Franco Causio
    • 8
    • Fabio Capello
    • 9
    • Francesco Graziani
    • 10
    • Giancarlo Antognoni
    • 11
    • Roberto Bettega

Notes

  • Player MilestoneRoy McFarland's Last Cap

Sources

  • 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)
  • YouTube
  • The Guardian "Italy cast off the chains", Thursday, 18th November 1976, page 18.

Managers

Referee

  • Abraham Klein

Attendance

  • 70,718

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 6th - 1
  • Italy - 5th

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.