Match No. 537 - Wednesday, 6th February 1980, 7:45pm

    • 1
    • Ray ClemenceLiverpool, 46th of 61 caps
      31 years, 6 months, 1 day
    • 3
    • Kenny SansomPalace, 3rd of 86 caps
      21 years, 4 months, 10 days
    • 4
    • Phil ThompsonLiverpool, 19th of 42 caps
      26 years, 0 months, 16 days
    • 5
    • David WatsonSouthampton, 48th of 65 caps
      33 years, 4 months, 1 day
    • 6
    • Bryan RobsonWBA, 1st of 90 caps
      23 years, 0 months, 26 days
    • 7
    • Kevin KeeganHamburg, 49th of 63 caps
      28 years, 11 month, 20 days
      (c)18th captaincy
    • 9
    • David JohnsonLiverpool, 4th of 8 caps
      28 years, 3 months, 14 days
    • 62'
    • 10
    • Tony WoodcockCologne, 8th of 42 caps
      24 years, 2 months, 0 days
    • 12
    • Steve CoppellMan Utd, 19th of 42 caps
      24 years, 6 months, 28 days
    • 62'
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    • 1
    • Gerry PeytonGerald Joseph Peyton.
      Born 20th May 1956, Birmingham.
    • 62'
    • 2
    • Chris HughtonChristopher William Gerard Hughton.
      Born 11th Dec 1958, Forest Gate, Essex.
    • 3
    • Ashley GrimesAugustine Ashley Grimes.
      Born 2nd Aug 1957, Dublin.
    • 4
    • Mark LawrensonMark Thomas Lawrenson.
      Born 2nd Jun 1957, Penwortham, Lancashire.
    • 5
    • David O'LearyDavid Anthony O'Leary.
      Born 2nd May 1958, Stoke Newington.
    • 69'
    • 6
    • Liam BradyWilliam Brady.
      Born 13th Feb 1956, Dublin.
      (c)
    • 7
    • Gerry DalyGerard Anthony Daly.
      Born 30th Apr 1954, Dublin.
    • 8
    • Tony GrealishAnthony Patrick Grealish.
      Born 21st Sep 1956, London.
    • 9
    • Steve HeighwayStephen Derek Heighway.
      Born 25th Nov 1947, Dublin.
    • 10
    • Frank StapletonFrancis Anthony Stapleton.
      Born 10th Jul 1956, Dublin.
    • 11
    • Fran O'BrienFran O'Brien.
      Born 7th Apr 1955, Dublin.
    • 12
    • Ron HealeyRonald Healey.
      Born 30th Aug 1952, Manchester.
    • 62'
    • 13
    • Pierce O'LearyPierce O'Leary.
      Born 5th Nov 1959, Dublin.
    • 69'

Notes

  • QualificationEngland qualify for Euro '80 by winning group 1, dropping only one point in the process.
  • Player MilestoneBryan Robson's 1st Cap

Sources

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

Managers

Referee

  • East Germany Klaus Scheurell

Attendance

  • 90,299

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • Up 1 place, gaining 5 ranking points to 2054 points England - 2nd - 1
  • Republic of Ireland - 27th

Euro 80 Qualifying

(Group 1)

    •  
    • 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.