Match No. 662 - Sunday, 1st July 1990, 9:00pm

  • Emmanuel Kundé, 62' (pen) (61:19)
  • Eugène Ekéké, 65' (64:57)
  •  
    • 16
    • Thomas N'Kono
    • 4
    • Benjamin Massing
    • 5
    • Bertin Ebwellé
    • 6
    • Emmanuel Kundé
    • 13
    • Jean-Claude Pagal
    • 14
    • Stephen Tataw (c)
    • 10
    • Louis-Paul M'Fédé
    • 63'
    • 15
    • Thomas Libiih
    • 20
    • Cyrille Makanaky
    • 21
    • Emmanuel Maboang
    • HT
    • 7
    • François Omam-Biyik
    • 9
    • Roger Milla
    • HT
    • 11
    • Eugène Ekéké
    • 63'

Notes

  • Player InjuryFor the last six minutes of regular time Mark Wright left the field to receive attention to a cut above his left eye. He returned just before the 90 minutes were up.
  • Penalty: Gary Lineker1st scored from 1 taken (100.0%). England's 68th overall. Massing brings Lineker down in the area. Lineker scores past N'Kono as he dives the wrong way to his right.
  • Penalty: Gary Lineker2nd scored from 2 taken (100.0%). England's 69th overall. Gascoigne plays Lineker through one-on-one with the keeper who brings him down. N'Kono is booked and Lineker smashes the penalty down the middle.

Sources

  • 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)
  • Official FIFA report
  • BBC Football

Managers

Referee

  • Edgardo Codesal Mendez

Attendance

  • 55,205

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 3rd - 1
  • Cameroon - 33rd