Match No. 605 - Wednesday, 11th September 1985, 7:45pm

  • Rodion Cămătaru, 60' (59:21)
    • 1
    • Silviu Lung
    • 2
    • Nicolae Negrilă
    • 3
    • Costică Ștefănescu (c)
    • 4
    • Nicolae Ungureanu
    • 5
    • Mircea Rednic
    • 6
    • Ștefan Iovan
    • 7
    • Marcel Coraș
    • 83'
    • 8
    • Michael Klein
    • 88'
    • 9
    • Rodion Cămătaru
    • 10
    • Ladislau Bölöni
    • 11
    • Gheorghe Hagi
    • 17
    • Romulus Gabor
    • 83'
    • 16
    • Dorin Mateuț
    • 88'

Notes

  • Goal DisallowedAfter 17 minutes Waddle is brought down 30 yards out. England work a very intricate free-kick which includes two dummies, and a curled cross for a flying Fenwick to nod home. Sadly, Hateley had moved to quickly and was given offside.

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • England - The Quest for the World Cup - A Complete Record by Clive Leatherdale (Two Heads Publishing 1994)
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
  • www.romaniansoccer.ro
  • YouTube
  • The Guardian "England still half a step from Mexico", Thursady, 12th September, 1985, page 28.

Managers

Referee

  • Karl-Heinz Tritschler

Attendance

  • 59,500

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 4th
  • Romania - 23rd

World Cup 1986 Q

(Group 3)

    •  
    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • England
    • 12
    • +19
    • 0
    • 4
    • 4
    • 8
    • Northern Ire
    • 10
    • +3
    • 2
    • 2
    • 4
    • 8
    • Romania
    • 9
    • +5
    • 2
    • 3
    • 3
    • 8
    • Finland
    • 8
    • -5
    • 3
    • 2
    • 3
    • 8
    • Turkey
    • 1
    • -22
    • 7
    • 1
    • 0
    • 8
    • Final Standings.