Match No. 534 - Wednesday, 12th September 1979, 7:45pm

    • 1
    • Ray ClemenceLiverpool, 44th of 61 caps
      31 years, 1 month, 7 days
    • 2
    • Phil NealLiverpool, 21st of 50 caps
      28 years, 6 months, 20 days
    • 3
    • Mick MillsIpswich, 27th of 42 caps
      30 years, 8 months, 8 days
    • 4
    • Phil ThompsonLiverpool, 16th of 42 caps
      25 years, 7 months, 22 days
    • 5
    • David WatsonWerder Bremen, 45th of 65 caps
      32 years, 11 month, 7 days
    • 6
    • Ray WilkinsMan Utd, 25th of 84 caps
      22 years, 11 month, 28 days
    • 7
    • Kevin KeeganHamburg, 47th of 63 caps
      28 years, 6 months, 26 days
      (c)16th captaincy
    • 8
    • Steve CoppellMan Utd, 17th of 42 caps
      24 years, 2 months, 3 days
    • 11
    • Peter BarnesWBA, 15th of 22 caps
      22 years, 3 months, 2 days
  •  
    • 1
    • Birger JensenBirger Quistorff Jensen.
      Born 1st Mar 1951, Copenhagen.
    • 2
    • Ole HøjgaardOle Højgaard.
      Born 12th Feb 1955.
    • 3
    • Søren BuskSøren Thomas Busk.
      Born 10th Apr 1953, Glostrup.
    • 4
    • Sten ZieglerSten Hugo Ziegler.
      Born 30th May 1950, Copenhagen.
      (c)
    • 5
    • Morten OlsenMorten Per Olsen.
      Born 14th Aug 1949, Vordingborg.
    • 6
    • Søren LerbySøren Lerby.
      Born 1st Feb 1958, Copenhagen.
    • 7
    • Frank ArnesenFrank Arnesen.
      Born 30th Sep 1956, Copenhagen.
    • 8
    • Benny NielsenJørgen Nielsen.
      Born 17th Mar 1951, Fredriksværk.
    • 67'
    • 9
    • Henning JensenHenning Jensen.
      Born 17th Aug 1949, Nørresundby.
    • 10
    • Allan SimonsenAllan Rodenkam Simonsen.
      Born 15th Dec 1952, Vejle.
    • 11
    • Preben ElkjærPreben Elkjær.
      Born 11th Sep 1957, Copenhagen.
      Time Unknown
    • 80'
    • 12
    • Jens-Jørn BertlesenJens Jørn Haahr Bertelsen.
      Born 15th Feb 1952, Guldager.
    • 67'
    • 13
    • Ove Flindt BjergOve Flindt Bjerg.
      Born 21st Jul 1948.
    • 80'

Notes

  • Player MilestoneRay Wilkins' 25th Cap

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)
  • www.dbu.dk

Managers

Referee

  • Portugal Cesar Dias Correira

Attendance

  • 85,000

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • Up 1 place, gaining 3 ranking points to 2028 points England - 3rd - 1
  • Denmark - 38th

Euro 80 Qualifying

(Group 1)

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    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • England
    • 15
    • +17
    • 0
    • 1
    • 7
    • 8
    • Northern I...
    • 9
    • -6
    • 3
    • 1
    • 4
    • 8
    • Republic o...
    • 7
    • +1
    • 3
    • 3
    • 2
    • 8
    • Bulgaria
    • 5
    • -8
    • 5
    • 1
    • 2
    • 8
    • Denmark
    • 4
    • -4
    • 5
    • 2
    • 1
    • 8
    • Final Standings.