Match No. 574 - Wednesday, 23rd February 1983

  • Ian Rush, 14'
  •  
    • 1
    • Neville Southall
    • 2
    • Joey Jones
    • 44'
    • 3
    • Kevin Ratcliffe
    • 4
    • John Mahoney
    • 80'
    • 5
    • Paul Price (c)
    • 6
    • Kenny Jackett
    • 7
    • Robbie James
    • 8
    • Brian Flynn
    • 9
    • Ian Rush
    • 10
    • Gordon Davies
    • 11
    • Mickey Thomas
    • 12
    • George Berry
    • 44'
    • 13
    • Leighton James
    • 80'

Notes

  • Penalty: Phil Neal2nd scored from 2 taken (100.0%). England's 64th overall.
  • Player MilestoneDerek Statham's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneGordon Cowans' 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneTerry Butcher's 1st Goal

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)
  • The Guardian "England beat the Rush hour", Thursday, 24th February 1983, page 28.

Managers

Referee

  • Bob Valentine

Attendance

  • 24,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 2nd - 1
  • Wales - 16th