Match No. 582 - Wednesday, 21st September 1983, 7:45pm

  •  
    • 1
    • Peter ShiltonSouthampton, 54th of 125 caps
      34 years, 0 months, 3 days
    • 2
    • Phil NealLiverpool, 50th of 50 caps
      32 years, 7 months, 1 day
    • 3
    • Kenny SansomArsenal, 36th of 86 caps
      24 years, 11 month, 25 days
    • 4
    • Ray WilkinsMan Utd, 55th of 84 caps
      27 years, 0 months, 7 days
      (c)3rd captaincy
    • 5
    • Russell OsmanIpswich, 11th of 11 caps
      24 years, 7 months, 7 days
    • 6
    • Terry ButcherIpswich, 20th of 77 caps
      24 years, 8 months, 24 days
    • 8
    • Sammy LeeLiverpool, 8th of 14 caps
      24 years, 7 months, 14 days
    • '7877:46
    • 9
    • Paul MarinerIpswich, 31st of 35 caps
      30 years, 3 months, 30 days
    • 10
    • John GregoryQPR, 4th of 6 caps
      29 years, 4 months, 10 days
    • 11
    • John BarnesWatford, 5th of 79 caps
      19 years, 10 months, 14 days
    • '7170:29
    • 16
    • Luther BlissettAC Milan, 10th of 14 caps
      25 years, 7 months, 20 days
    • '7877:46
  • Allan Simonsen, 37'36:54 (pen)
    • 1
    • Ole KjærOle Kjær.
      Born 16th Aug 1954.
    • 2
    • Ole RasmussenOle Bo Rasmussen.
      Born 19th Mar 1952.
    • 3
    • Ivan NielsenIvan Nielsen.
      Born 9th Oct 1956, Frederiksberg.
    • 4
    • Morten OlsenMorten Per Olsen.
      Born 14th Aug 1949, Vordingborg.
      (c)
    • '8786:17
    • 5
    • Søren BuskSøren Thomas Busk.
      Born 10th Apr 1953, Glostrup.
    • 6
    • Søren LerbySøren Lerby.
      Born 1st Feb 1958, Copenhagen.
      88:48 Time wasting over a throw-in.
    • 7
    • Jens-Jørn BertlesenJens Jørn Haahr Bertelsen.
      Born 15th Feb 1952, Guldager.
    • 8
    • Jesper OlsenJesper Olsen.
      Born 20th Mar 1961, Faxe.
    • 9
    • Allan SimonsenAllan Rodenkam Simonsen.
      Born 15th Dec 1952, Vejle.
    • 10
    • Michael LaudrupMichael Laudrup.
      Born 15th Jun 1964, Frederiksberg.
    • 'HT46:00
    • 11
    • Klaus BerggreenKlaus Berggreen.
      Born 3rd Feb 1958, Virum.
    • 15
    • Preben ElkjærPreben Elkjær.
      Born 11th Sep 1957, Copenhagen.
    • 'HT46:00
    • 13
    • Jan MølbyJan Mølby.
      Born 4th Jul 1963, Kolding.
    • '8786:17

Notes

  • Player MilestonePhil Neal's 50th & Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneRussell Osman's Last 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
  • www.dbu.dk
  • YouTube
  • The Guardian "Simonsen's penalty stuns sad England", Thursday, 22nd September 1983, page 22.

Managers

Referee

  • Belgium Alexis Ponnet

Attendance

  • 82,500

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, losing -35 ranking points to 1973 points England - 4th
  • Denmark - 19th

Euro 84 Qualifying

(Group 3)

    •  
    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • Denmark
    • 13
    • +12
    • 1
    • 1
    • 6
    • 8
    • England
    • 12
    • +20
    • 1
    • 2
    • 5
    • 8
    • Greece
    • 8
    • -2
    • 3
    • 2
    • 3
    • 8
    • Hungary
    • 7
    • +1
    • 4
    • 1
    • 3
    • 8
    • Luxembourg
    • 0
    • -31
    • 8
    • 0
    • 0
    • 8
    • Final Standings.