Match No. 542 - Saturday, 24th May 1980

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    • 1
    • Alan RoughAlan Roderick Rough.
      Born 25th Nov 1951, Glasgow.
    • 3
    • Danny McGrainDaniel Fergus McGrain.
      Born 1st May 1950, Glasgow.
    • 21
    • Iain MunroAlexander Iain Fordyce Munro.
      Born 24th Aug 1951, Uddingston.
    • 62'
    • 13
    • Willie MillerWilliam Ferguson Miller.
      Born 2nd May 1955, Glasgow.
    • 4
    • Paul HegartyPaul Anthony Hegarty.
      Born 25th Jul 1954, Edinburgh.
    • 5
    • Alex McLeishAlexander McLeish.
      Born 21st Jan 1959, Glasgow.
    • 18
    • Gordon StrachanGordon David Strachan.
      Born 9th Feb 1957, Edinburgh.
    • 10
    • Archie GemmillArchibald Gemmill.
      Born 24th Mar 1947, Paisley.
      (c)
    • 9
    • Joe JordanJoseph Jordan.
      Born 15th Dec 1951, Cleland.
    • 7
    • Kenny DalglishSir Kenneth Mathieson Dalglish.
      Born 4th Mar 1951, Glasgow.
    • 19
    • Roy AitkenRobert Sime Aitken.
      Born 24th Nov 1958, Irvine.
    • 53'
    • 8
    • Andy GrayAndrew Mullen Gray.
      Born 30th Nov 1955, Glasgow.
    • 53'
    • 2
    • George BurleyGeorge Elder Burley.
      Born 3rd Jun 1956, Cumnock.
    • 62'
  • Assist: Paul Mariner. "..the opening goal after eight mintues...Coppell and McDermott quickly worked the ball out to Johnson on the right, his speed gained England valuble yards and a long centre to the far post found Mariner unmarked, Brooking scoring after the Ipswich player headed the ball down." Trevor Brooking2nd of 5 goals. , 8'
  • Assist: Trevor Brooking. "...Johnston chested down a ball from Coppell as he outpaced Burley...Brooking backheeled his low, square pass to Coppell whose shot was blocked by Rough but not held. Coppell coolly scored from the rebound..." Steve Coppell6th of 7 goals. , 76'
    • 1
    • Ray ClemenceLiverpool, 49th of 61 caps
      31 years, 9 months, 19 days
    • 3
    • Kenny SansomPalace, 7th of 86 caps
      21 years, 7 months, 28 days
    • 4
    • Phil ThompsonLiverpool, 23rd of 42 caps
      26 years, 4 months, 3 days
      (c)3rd captaincy
    • 5
    • David WatsonSouthampton, 52nd of 65 caps
      33 years, 7 months, 19 days
    • 6
    • Ray WilkinsMan Utd, 32nd of 84 caps
      23 years, 8 months, 10 days
    • 7
    • Steve CoppellMan Utd, 23rd of 42 caps
      24 years, 10 months, 15 days
    • 16
    • Paul MarinerIpswich, 8th of 35 caps
      27 years, 0 months, 2 days
    • 71'
    • 2
    • Emlyn HughesWolves, 62nd of 62 caps
      32 years, 8 months, 27 days
    • 71'

Notes

  • Player MilestoneTrevor Cherry's 25th Cap
  • Player MilestoneEmlyn Hughes' Last Cap

Sources

  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
  • YouTube
  • The Guardian "Greenwood's style serves England well", Monday 26th May 1980, page 12.

Managers

Referee

  • Portugal Jose Antonio da Silva Garrido

Attendance

  • 85,500

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, gaining 22 ranking points to 2029 points England - 4th
  • Scotland - 18th