Match No. 638 - Saturday, 18th June 1988, 3:30pm

    • 13
    • Chris WoodsRangers, 13th of 43 caps
      28 years, 7 months, 4 days
    • 2
    • Gary StevensEverton, 26th of 46 caps
      25 years, 2 months, 22 days
    • 3
    • Kenny SansomArsenal, 86th of 86 caps
      29 years, 8 months, 22 days
    • 17
    • Glenn HoddleMonaco, 53rd of 53 caps
      30 years, 7 months, 22 days
    • 5
    • Dave WatsonEverton, 12th of 12 caps
      26 years, 6 months, 28 days
    • 6
    • Tony AdamsArsenal, 14th of 66 caps
      21 years, 8 months, 8 days
    • 7
    • Bryan RobsonMan Utd, 69th of 90 caps
      31 years, 5 months, 7 days
      (c)45th captaincy
    • 8
    • Trevor StevenEverton, 24th of 36 caps
      24 years, 8 months, 27 days
    • 15
    • Steve McMahonLiverpool, 4th of 17 caps
      26 years, 9 months, 29 days
    • 54'
    • 10
    • Gary LinekerBarcelona, 35th of 80 caps
      27 years, 6 months, 18 days
    • 69'
    • 11
    • John BarnesLiverpool, 42nd of 79 caps
      24 years, 7 months, 11 day
    • 4
    • Neil WebbNotts Forest, 9th of 26 caps
      24 years, 10 months, 19 days
    • 54'
    • 18
    • Mark HateleyMonaco, 31st of 32 caps
      26 years, 7 months, 11 day
    • 69'
  • Sergei Aleinikov, 3'
  • Oleksiy Mykhaylychenko, 28'
  • Viktor Pasulko, 73'
    • 1
    • Rinat DasayevRinat Fayzrakhmanovich Dasayev.
      Born 13th Jun 1957, Astrakhan.
      (c)
    • 2
    • Volodymyr BezsonovVolodymyr Vasylyovych Bezsonov.
      Born 5th Mar 1958, Kharkiv.
    • 3
    • Vagiz KhidiyatullinVagiz Nazirovich Khidiyatullin.
      Born 3rd Mar 1959, Gubakha.
    • 4
    • Oleh KuznetsovOleh Volodymyrovych Kuznetsov.
      Born 22nd Mar 1963, Magdeburg, Germany.
    • 6
    • Vasyl RatsVasyl Karlovych Rats.
      Born 25th Mar 1961, Vynohradiv.
    • 7
    • Sergei AleinikovSergei Yevgenyevich Aleinikov.
      Born 7th Nov 1961, Minsk.
    • 15
    • Oleh ProtasovOleh Valeriyovych Protasov.
      Born 4th Feb 1964, Dnipropetrovsk.
      42'
    • 8
    • Hennadiy LytovchenkoHennadiy Volodymyrovych Lytovchenko.
      Born 11th Sep 1963, Dniprodzerzhinsk.
    • 9
    • Oleksandr ZavarovOleksandr Anatoliyovych Zavarov.
      Born 26th Apr 1961, Luhansk.
    • 85'
    • 10
    • Oleksiy MykhaylychenkoOleksiy Oleksandrovych Mykhaylychenko.
      Born 30th Mar 1963, Kiev.
    • 11
    • Igor BelanovIgor Belanov.
      Born 25th Sep 1960, Kiev.
    • 44'
    • 20
    • Viktor PasulkoViktor Vasyl'ovych Pasulko.
      Born 1st Jan 1961, Ilnitsa.
    • 44'
    • 18
    • Sergey GotsmanovSergey Anatolyevich Gotsmanov.
      Born 27th Mar 1959, Minsk.
    • 85'

Notes

  • QualificationEngland fail to progress to the knockout stages finishing bottom of the group with 0 points.
  • Player MilestoneKenny Sansom's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneGlenn Hoddle's Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneDave Watson's Last Cap

Sources

  • uefa.com
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

Referee

  • Portugal Jose Rosa dos Santos

Attendance

  • 53,000

Half Time Score

  • England 1 - 2 USSR

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, losing -30 ranking points to 1888 points England - 7th
  • USSR - 1st

Euro 88

(Group 2)

    •  
    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • USSR
    • 5
    • +3
    • 0
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • Netherland...
    • 4
    • +2
    • 1
    • 0
    • 2
    • 3
    • Republic o...
    • 3
    • 0
    • 1
    • 1
    • 1
    • 3
    • England
    • 0
    • -5
    • 3
    • 0
    • 0
    • 3
    • Final Standings.