Match No. 716 - Wednesday, 15th November 1995, 8pm

  • "A short corner was pulled back to Stuart Pearce whose shot hit Yvan Quentin's heel and flew past Pascolo." Stuart Pearce5th of 5 goals, 45'
  • "In the 56th minute [Stone] delivered a cross...He was confronted by two defenders when he made it. All they could do was turn and see Sheringham steal ahead of Geiger and glance the ball inside the far post." Teddy Sheringham2nd of 11 goals, 56'
  • "[Stone] capped a memorable night with England's third goal, 11 minutes from time. Sheringham and Shearer, whose understanding grew during the match, linked to set up Shearer for a shot. Pascolo could not hold it and Stone dashed in to score." Steve Stone1st of 2 goals, 78'
    • 1
    • David SeamanArsenal, 20th of 75 caps
      32 years, 1 month, 26 days
    • 2
    • Gary NevilleMan Utd, 5th of 85 caps
      20 years, 8 months, 25 days
    • 3
    • Stuart PearceNotts Forest, 61st of 78 caps
      33 years, 6 months, 21 day
    • 4
    • Jamie RedknappLiverpool, 3rd of 17 caps
      22 years, 4 months, 20 days
    • 7'
    • 5
    • Tony AdamsArsenal, 38th of 66 caps
      29 years, 1 month, 5 days
      (c)4th captaincy
    • 7
    • Rob LeeNewcastle Utd, 5th of 21 caps
      29 years, 9 months, 14 days
    • 9
    • Alan ShearerBlackburn, 20th of 63 caps
      25 years, 3 months, 2 days
    • 14
    • Steve StoneNotts Forest, 2nd of 9 caps
      24 years, 2 months, 26 days
    • 7'
  • Adrian Knup, 41'
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  •  
    • 1
    • Marco PascoloMarco Pascolo.
      Born 9th May 1966, Sion.
    • 2
    • Marc HottigerMarc Hottiger.
      Born 7th Nov 1967, Lausanne.
    • 3
    • Yvan QuentinYvan Quentin.
      Born 2nd May 1970, Collombey-Muraz.
    • 82'
    • 4
    • Stéphane HenchozStéphane Henchoz.
      Born 7th Sep 1974, Billens.
    • 5
    • Alain GeigerAlain Geiger.
      Born 5th Nov 1960, Uvrier.
      (c)
    • 6
    • Sébastien FournierSébastien Fournier.
      Born 27th Jun 1971, Veysonnaz.
    • 69'
    • 7
    • Alain SutterAlain Sutter.
      Born 22nd Jan 1968, Bern.
    • 80'
    • 8
    • Christophe OhrelChristophe Ohrel.
      Born 7th Apr 1968, Strasbourg.
    • 9
    • Adrian KnupAdrian Knup.
      Born 2nd Jul 1968, Liestal.
    • 10
    • Ciriaco SforzaCiriaco Sforza.
      Born 2nd Mar 1970, Wohlen.
    • 11
    • Kubilay TürkyilmazKubilay Türkyilmaz.
      Born 4th Mar 1967, Bellizona.
    • 15
    • Stefan WolfStefan Wolf.
      Born 31st Jan 1971, Fischbach.
    • 69'
    • 14
    • Marco GrassiMarco Grassi.
      Born 8th Aug 1968, Chiasso.
    • 80'
    • 13
    • Ramon VegaRamon Vega.
      Born 14th Jun 1971, Olten.
    • 82'

Notes

  • Swizerland ManagerRoy Hodgson, appearing in his last match as Switzerland manager, would later manage England 2012-2016.
  • Goal MilestoneSteve Stone's 1st Goal

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • www.independent.co.uk Stone gives England a cutting edge

Managers

Referee

  • Hungary Sandor Puhl

Attendance

  • 29,874

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • Up 1 place, gaining 10 ranking points to 1872 points England - 13th - 1
  • Switzerland - 20th