Match No. 640 - Wednesday, 19th October 1988

      • 2
      • Gary StevensRangers, 28th of 46 caps
        25 years, 6 months, 23 days
      • 3
      • Stuart PearceNotts Forest, 7th of 78 caps
        26 years, 5 months, 25 days
      • 4
      • Neil WebbNotts Forest, 11th of 26 caps
        25 years, 2 months, 20 days
      • 5
      • Tony AdamsArsenal, 16th of 66 caps
        22 years, 0 months, 9 days
      • 64'
      • 6
      • Terry ButcherRangers, 56th of 77 caps
        29 years, 9 months, 22 days
      • 7
      • Bryan RobsonMan Utd, 71st of 90 caps
        31 years, 9 months, 8 days
        (c)47th captaincy
      • 9
      • Chris WaddleSpurs, 37th of 62 caps
        27 years, 10 months, 5 days
      • 10
      • Gary LinekerBarcelona, 36th of 80 caps
        27 years, 10 months, 19 days
      • 11
      • John BarnesLiverpool, 43rd of 79 caps
        24 years, 11 month, 12 days
      • 79'
      • 15
      • Des WalkerNotts Forest, 2nd of 59 caps
        22 years, 10 months, 23 days
      • 64'
      • 16
      • Tony CotteeEverton, 5th of 7 caps
        23 years, 3 months, 8 days
      • 79'
        • 1
        • Thomas RavelliThomas Ravelli.
          Born 13th Aug 1959, Vimmerby.
        • 2
        • Roland NilssonRoland Nilsson.
          Born 27th Nov 1963, Helsingborg.
        • 77'
        • 3
        • Glenn HysénGlenn Ingvar Hysén.
          Born 30th Oct 1959, Gothenburg.
        • 4
        • Peter LarssonPeter Nils-Gösta Larsson.
          Born 8th Mar 1961, Torsby.
        • 5
        • Roger LjungRoger Ljung.
          Born 8th Jan 1966, Lomma.
        • 6
        • Jonas ThernJonas Magnus Thern.
          Born 20th Mar 1967, Falköping.
        • 7
        • Glenn StrömbergGlenn Peter Strömberg.
          Born 5th Jan 1960, Gothenburg.
        • 8
        • Robert PrytzRobert Prytz.
          Born 12th Jan 1960, Malmö.
        • 9
        • Joakim NilssonJoakim Nilsson.
          Born 31st Mar 1966, Landskrona.
        • 10
        • Hans HolmqvistHans-Olof Holmqvist.
          Born 27th Apr 1960, Stockholm.
        • 63'
        • 11
        • Stefan PetterssonStefan Bengt Pettersson.
          Born 22nd Mar 1963, Västerås.
        • 15
        • Johnny EkströmJohnny Ekström.
          Born 5th Mar 1965, Kallebäck.
        • 63'
        • 13
        • Dennis SchillerDennis Schiller.
          Born 18th May 1965, Gothenburg.
        • 77'

      Notes

      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.svenskfotboll.se

      Managers

      Referee

      • France Gerard Biguet

      Attendance

      • 65,628

      Half Time Score

      ELO Ratings

      • No change in rank, losing -3 ranking points to 1891 points England - 7th
      • Sweden - 6th

      World Cup 1990 Q

      (Group 2)

        •  
        • Pts
        • GD
        • L
        • D
        • W
        • P
        • Sweden
        • 10
        • +6
        • 0
        • 2
        • 4
        • 6
        • England
        • 9
        • +10
        • 0
        • 3
        • 3
        • 6
        • Poland
        • 5
        • -4
        • 3
        • 1
        • 2
        • 6
        • Albania
        • 0
        • -12
        • 6
        • 0
        • 0
        • 6
        • Final Standings.