Match No. 541 - Tuesday, 20th May 1980

    • 1
    • Joe CorriganMan City, 4th of 9 caps
      31 years, 6 months, 2 days
    • 3
    • Kenny SansomPalace, 6th of 86 caps
      21 years, 7 months, 24 days
    • 5
    • David WatsonSouthampton, 51st of 65 caps
      33 years, 7 months, 15 days
    • 6
    • Emlyn HughesWolves, 61st of 62 caps
      32 years, 8 months, 23 days
      (c)23rd captaincy
    • 8
    • Ray WilkinsMan Utd, 31st of 84 caps
      23 years, 8 months, 6 days
    • 9
    • David JohnsonLiverpool, 6th of 8 caps
      28 years, 6 months, 28 days
    • 10
    • Kevin ReevesMan City, 2nd of 2 caps
      22 years, 7 months, 0 days
    • 70'
    • Paul MarinerIpswich, 7th of 35 caps
      26 years, 11 month, 29 days
    • 70'
  • Terry Cochrane, 83'
    • 1
    • Jim PlattJames Archibald Platt.
      Born 26th Jan 1952, Ballymoney.
    • 2
    • Jimmy NichollJames Michael Nicholl.
      Born 28th Dec 1956, Hamilton, Canada.
    • 3
    • Mal DonaghyMalachy Martin Donaghy.
      Born 13th Sep 1957, Belfast.
    • 4
    • Sammy McIlroySamuel Baxter McIlroy.
      Born 2nd Aug 1954, Belfast.
    • 5
    • Chris NichollChristopher John Nicholl.
      Born 12th Oct 1945, Wilmslow, England.
    • 6
    • John O'NeillJohn Patrick O’Neill.
      Born 11th Mar 1958, Londonderry.
    • 7
    • Noel BrotherstonNoel Brotherston.
      Born 18th Nov 1956, Dundonald.
    • 8
    • Tommy CassidyThomas A. Cassidy.
      Born 18th Nov 1950, Belfast.
    • 73'
    • 9
    • Tommy FinneyThomas Finney.
      Born 6th Nov 1952, Belfast.
    • 10
    • Gerry ArmstrongGerard Joseph Armstrong.
      Born 23rd May 1954, Belfast.
    • 11
    • Billy HamiltonWilliam Robert Hamilton.
      Born 9th May 1957, Belfast.
    • 73'
    • David McCreeryDavid McCreery.
      Born 16th Sep 1957, Belfast.
    • 73'
    • Terry CochraneTerence George Cochrane.
      Born 23rd Jan 1953, Killyleagh.
    • 73'

Notes

  • Player MilestoneKevin Reeves' Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneAlan Devonshire's 1st Cap

Sources

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

Managers

Referee

  • Wales Gwyn Owen

Attendance

  • 33,676

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, losing -16 ranking points to 2007 points England - 4th
  • Northern Ireland - 23rd