Match No. 711 - Saturday, 3rd June 1995

  • Assist: Alan Shearer. "Anderton cut inside and played the ball to Shearer, who squeezed a return pass past Kazuaki Tasaka, and Anderton's goalbound left-footed shot from just inside the penalty area deflected off Ihara and over Maekawa's dive." Darren Anderton2nd of 7 goals, 48'
  • "Stuart Pearce swung in a free-kick from the right, Maekawa touched Platt's header on to a post and the ball rebounded to Scales, whose scuffed volley was handled on the line by Tetsuji Hashiratani. After the Japanese captain had departed the piece with a red card, Platt struck home the penalty to the goalkeeper's left." David Platt25th of 27 goals, 88' (87:57) (pen)
    • 1
    • Tim FlowersBlackburn, 5th of 11 caps
      28 years, 4 months, 0 days
    • 12
    • Gary NevilleMan Utd, 1st of 85 caps
      20 years, 3 months, 13 days
    • 14
    • Stuart PearceNotts Forest, 58th of 78 caps
      33 years, 1 month, 9 days
    • 4
    • David BattyBlackburn, 16th of 42 caps
      26 years, 6 months, 1 day
    • 68'
    • 5
    • John ScalesLiverpool, 1st of 3 caps
      28 years, 10 months, 30 days
    • 7
    • David PlattSampdoria, 53rd of 62 caps
      28 years, 11 month, 23 days
      (c)15th captaincy
    • 8
    • Peter BeardsleyNewcastle Utd, 56th of 59 caps
      34 years, 4 months, 16 days
      Time Unknown
    • 68'
    • 9
    • Alan ShearerBlackburn, 15th of 63 caps
      24 years, 9 months, 21 day
    • 6
    • Stan CollymoreNotts Forest, 1st of 3 caps
      24 years, 4 months, 12 days
    • 76'
  • Masami Ihara, 62'
  •  
    • 13
    • Kazuya MaekawaKazuya Maekawa.
      Born 22nd Mar 1968, Nagasaki.
    • 19
    • Kazuaki TasakaKazuaki Tasaka.
      Born 3rd Aug 1971, Hiroshima.
    • 5
    • Tetsuji HashirataniTetsuji Hashiratani.
      Born 15th Jul 1964, Kyoto.
      (c) 86' Deliberate handball on the line.
    • 4
    • Masami IharaMasami Ihara.
      Born 18th Sep 1967, Koka.
    • 2
    • Akira NarahashiAkira Narahashi.
      Born 26th Nov 1971, Chiba.
    • 15
    • Hiroaki MorishimaHiroaki Morishima.
      Born 30th Apr 1972, Hiroshima.
    • 81'
    • 6
    • Motohiro YamaguchiMotohiro Yamaguchi.
      Born 29th Jan 1969, Takasaki.
    • 8
    • Tsuyoshi KitazawaTsuyoshi Kitazawa.
      Born 10th Aug 1968, Machida.
    • 20
    • Naoki SomaNaoki Soma.
      Born 19th Jul 1971, Shizuoka.
    • 74'
    • 11
    • Kazuyoshi MiuraKazuyoshi Miura.
      Born 26th Feb 1967, Shizuoka.
    • 14
    • Masashi NakayamaMasashi Nakayama.
      Born 23rd Sep 1967, Fujieda.
    • 65'
    • 9
    • Hisashi KurosakiHisashi Kurosaki.
      Born 8th May 1968, Kanuma.
    • 65'
    • 3
    • Hiroshige YanagimotoHiroshige Yanagimoto.
      Born 15th Oct 1972, Higashoisaka.
    • 74'
    • 16
    • Masahiro FukudaMasahiro Fukuda.
      Born 27th Dec 1966, Yokohama.
    • 81'

Notes

  • Penalty: David Platt3rd scored from 4 taken (75.0%). England's 76th overall. Hashiratani deliberately handles a Shearer rebound off the line whilst his goalkeeper is on the floor having saved the first goal-bound effort. He is sent off and Platt puts his penalty into the side-netting to the 'keeper's left.
  • Player MilestoneGary Neville's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneJohn Scales' 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneDavid Unsworth's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneStan Collymore's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneDavid Platt's 25th Goal

Sources

Managers

Referee

  • Netherlands Jaap Uilenberg

Attendance

  • 21,142

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • No change in rank, gaining 3 ranking points to 1883 points England - 14th
  • Japan - 52nd

Umbro Int'l Trophy

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    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • Brazil
    • 9
    • +6
    • 0
    • 0
    • 3
    • 3
    • England
    • 4
    • -1
    • 1
    • 1
    • 1
    • 3
    • Sweden
    • 2
    • -1
    • 1
    • 2
    • 0
    • 3
    • Japan
    • 1
    • -4
    • 2
    • 1
    • 0
    • 3
    • Final Standings.