Match No. 727 - Sunday, 1st September 1996

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  •  
  •  
    • 1
    • Denis Romanenco
    • 2
    • Serghei Secu
    • 3
    • Ion Testemićanu
    • 4
    • Sergui Nani
    • 5
    • Sergei Belous
    • 58'
    • 6
    • Vladimir Gaidamașciuc
    • 7
    • Alexandru Curteian (c)
    • 8
    • Sergiu Epureanu
    • 9
    • Iurie Miterev
    • 61'
    • 10
    • Alexandru Popovici
    • 11
    • Serghei Cleșcenco
    • 17
    • Oleg Șișchin
    • 58'
    • 16
    • Radu Rebeja
    • 61'

Notes

  • Hoddle: First MatchGlenn Hoddle's first match in charge.
  • Missed Penalty: TestemitanuIn the last few minutes Pearce is penalised for handball in the area but Testemiţanu hits his penalty against the frame of the goal.
  • Player MilestoneDavid Beckham's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneAndy Hinchcliffe's 1st Cap

Sources

Managers

Referee

  • Ilkka Koho

Attendance

  • 9,500

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 7th
  • Moldova - 109th

World Cup 1998 Q

(Group 2)

    •  
    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • England
    • 19
    • +13
    • 1
    • 1
    • 6
    • 8
    • Italy
    • 18
    • +10
    • 0
    • 3
    • 5
    • 8
    • Poland
    • 10
    • -2
    • 4
    • 1
    • 3
    • 8
    • Georgia
    • 10
    • -2
    • 4
    • 1
    • 3
    • 8
    • Moldova
    • 0
    • -19
    • 8
    • 0
    • 0
    • 8
    • Final Standings.