Match No. 581 - Sunday, 19th June 1983

  • Phil Neal, 27' (og)
    • 1
    • Terry Greedy
    • 2
    • Alan Davidson
    • 3
    • Charlie Yankos
    • 4
    • David Ratcliffe
    • 5
    • Steve O'Connor
    • 6
    • Graham Jennings
    • 7
    • Joe Watson
    • 8
    • Jimmy Cant
    • 17
    • Kenny Murphy
    • 10
    • John Kosmina
    • 16
    • Phil O'Connor

Notes

  • Missed Penalty: Trevor Francis1st miss from 1st taken (0.0%). England's 65th overall. Buther was brought down in the area and Francis had to take the penalty twice. First time he scored but the referee disallowed the goal because he had not blown the whistle. He then carded Francis and the re-take was hit over the bar.
  • Player MilestoneNick Pickering's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneNigel Spink's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneDanny Thomas' Last Cap

Sources

  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
  • YouTube
  • The Guardian "Sweet and sour Francis", Monday 20th June 1983, page 20.

Managers

Referee

  • Jack Johnston

Attendance

  • 20,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 4th - 1
  • Australia - 49th