Match No. 606 - Wednesday, 16th October 1985, 7:45pm

  • "After 14 minutes Waddle drifted from left wing to right before swerving past two defenders to shoot through a gap obligingly left by Yasar, at the near post." Chris Waddle1st of 6 goals. Right-footed from 12 yards., 15' 14:26
  • Assist: Kenny Sansom. "Five minutes later Stevens collected a pass from Hoddle and from his cross Lineker headed in." Gary Lineker4th of 48 goals. Header from 6 yards., 18' 17:56
  • Assist: Mark Hateley. "The third goal, ten minutes before half-time was a bizarre affair. Robson glanced the ball in off the near post having already hit the same post before Lineker lobbed the ball back onto the head of Hateley in the middle." Bryan Robson16th of 26 goals. Right-footed from 3 yards., 35' 34:58
  • Assist: Kenny Sansom. "Two minutes before half-time in what was almost a repeat of the second goal Steven's centre was again perfectly placed for Lineker's surge into the goalmouth." Gary Lineker5th of 48 goals. Header from 6 yards., 43' 42:17
  • Assist: Chris Waddle. "The Everton striker completed a highly satisfactory personal performance seven minutes into the second half, after Turkey had given the ball away deep in their own half and Waddle had immediately set up the chance." Gary Lineker6th of 48 goals. Right-footed from 17 yards., 54' 53:32
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    • Peter ShiltonSouthampton, 74th of 125 caps
      36 years, 0 months, 28 days
    • 2
    • Gary StevensEverton, 4th of 46 caps
      22 years, 6 months, 20 days
    • 3
    • Kenny SansomArsenal, 58th of 86 caps
      27 years, 0 months, 20 days
    • 4
    • Glenn HoddleSpurs, 27th of 53 caps
      27 years, 11 month, 20 days
    • 5
    • Mark WrightSouthampton, 10th of 45 caps
      22 years, 2 months, 15 days
    • 7
    • Bryan RobsonMan Utd, 49th of 90 caps
      28 years, 9 months, 5 days
      (c)25th captaincy
    • '6766:17
    • 8
    • Ray WilkinsAC Milan, 73rd of 84 caps
      29 years, 1 month, 2 days
    • 9
    • Mark HateleyAC Milan, 14th of 32 caps
      23 years, 11 month, 9 days
    • '8584:27
    • 10
    • Gary LinekerEverton, 9th of 80 caps
      24 years, 10 months, 16 days
    • 11
    • Chris WaddleSpurs, 10th of 62 caps
      24 years, 10 months, 2 days
    • 14
    • Trevor StevenEverton, 7th of 36 caps
      22 years, 0 months, 25 days
    • '6766:17
    • 15
    • Tony WoodcockArsenal, 41st of 42 caps
      29 years, 10 months, 10 days
    • '8584:27
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    • Yaşar DuranYaşar Duran.
      Born 7th Jun 1955, Nevsehir.
    • 2
    • İsmail Demirizİsmail Demiriz.
      Born 1st Apr 1962, turgutlu.
    • 3
    • Yusuf AltıntaşYusuf Altıntaş.
      Born 7th Aug 1961, Kocaeli.
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    • Raşit ÇetinerRaşit Çetiner.
      Born 10th Sep 1956, Istanbul.
    • 5
    • Sedat ÖzdenAli Sedat Özden.
      Born 12th Aug 1955, Bursa.
      (c)
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    • Abdülkerim DurmazAbdülkerim Durmaz.
      Born 13th Sep 1960, Karagumruk.
    • 7
    • Müjdat YetkinerMüjdat Yetkiner.
      Born 16th Nov 1961, Istanbul.
    • 8
    • Hasan VezirHasan Vezir.
      Born 7th Sep 1962, Rize.
    • 9
    • Şenol ÇorluŞenol Çorlu.
      Born 3rd Dec 1958, Ankara.
    • '3837:47
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    • Ünal KaramanÜnal Karaman.
      Born 29th Jun 1966, Konya.
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    • Selçuk YulaSelçuk Yula.
      Born 8th Nov 1959, Ankara.
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    • Hasan ŞengünHasan Şengün.
      Born 14th Jul 1961, Trabzon.
    • '3837:47

Notes

  • Goals DisallowedAt the score of 2-0 (18:56), Waddle has the ball in the net but it is ruled out as Wilkins was offside during the build up.
    A few moments (22:30) later Robson chips the keeper but Hateley is ruled offside even though he hadn't played the ball and wasn't interferring with play.
  • QualificationEngland secured qualification to the 1986 World Cup before kick off when Northern Ireland won in Romania at a 3pm kickoff time.
  • Hat-Trick: Gary Lineker1st hat-trick (67th overall).
  • Goal MilestoneChris Waddle's 1st Goal

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)
  • Turkish Football Federation
  • The Guardian "Lineker leads rush", Thursday, 17th October 1985, page 28.
  • YouTube

Managers

Referee

  • USSR Anatoly Milchenko

Attendance

  • 52,500

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • Up 1 place, gaining 4 ranking points to 1945 points England - 3rd - 1
  • Turkey - 68th

World Cup 1986 Q

(Group 3)

    •  
    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • England
    • 12
    • +19
    • 0
    • 4
    • 4
    • 8
    • Northern I...
    • 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.