Match No. 776 - Wednesday, 28th February 2001, 8:00pm

    • 1
    • David JamesAston Villa, 3rd of 53 caps
      30 years, 6 months, 27 days
    • HT
    • 2
    • Phil NevilleMan Utd, 31st of 59 caps
      24 years, 1 month, 7 days
    • 77'
    • 3
    • Chris PowellCharlton, 1st of 5 caps
      31 years, 5 months, 20 days
    • HT
    • 4
    • Nicky ButtMan Utd, 10th of 39 caps
      26 years, 1 month, 7 days
    • HT
    • 5
    • Rio FerdinandLeeds, 11th of 81 caps
      22 years, 3 months, 21 day
    • HT
    • 6
    • Sol CampbellSpurs, 38th of 73 caps
      26 years, 5 months, 10 days
    • 7
    • David BeckhamMan Utd, 38th of 115 caps
      25 years, 9 months, 26 days
      (c)2nd captaincy
    • HT
    • 8
    • Paul ScholesMan Utd, 31st of 66 caps
      26 years, 3 months, 12 days
    • HT
    • 9
    • Andrew ColeMan Utd, 11th of 15 caps
      29 years, 4 months, 13 days
    • 10
    • Michael OwenLiverpool, 25th of 89 caps
      21 years, 2 months, 14 days
    • 11
    • Nicky BarmbyLiverpool, 19th of 23 caps
      27 years, 0 months, 17 days
    • 19
    • Emile HeskeyLiverpool, 12th of 62 caps
      23 years, 1 month, 17 days
    • HT
    • 20
    • Frank LampardWest Ham, 2nd of 106 caps
      22 years, 8 months, 7 days
    • HT
    • 24
    • Gavin McCannSunderland, Only Cap
      23 years, 1 month, 18 days
    • HT
    • 13
    • Nigel MartynLeeds, 15th of 23 caps
      34 years, 6 months, 17 days
    • HT
    • 15
    • Ugo EhioguMiddlesbrough, 2nd of 4 caps
      28 years, 3 months, 25 days
    • HT
    • 23
    • Michael BallEverton, Only Cap
      21 years, 4 months, 26 days
    • HT
    • 12
    • Gary NevilleMan Utd, 42nd of 85 caps
      26 years, 0 months, 10 days
    • 77'
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    • 1
    • Iker CasillasIker Casillas Fernández.
      Born 20th May 1981, Mostoles.
    • 75'
    • 2
    • Manuel PabloManuel Pablo García Díaz.
      Born 25th Jan 1976, Arucas.
    • 3
    • Enrique RomeroEnrique Fernández Romero.
      Born 23rd Jun 1971, Jerez.
    • 4
    • Pep GuardiolaJosep Guardiola Sala.
      Born 18th Jan 1971, Santpedor.
    • 80'
    • 5
    • Abelardo FernándezAbelardo Fernández Antuña.
      Born 19th Apr 1970, Gijon.
    • HT
    • 6
    • Gaizka MendietaGaizka Mendieta Zabala.
      Born 27th Mar 1974, Bilbao.
    • 7
    • RaúlRaúl González Blanco.
      Born 27th Jun 1977, Madrid.
    • 81'
    • 8
    • Luis EnriqueLuis Enrique Martínez García.
      Born 8th May 1970, Gijon.
      (c)
    • 65'
    • 9
    • Ismael UrzaizIsmael Urzaiz Aranda.
      Born 7th Oct 1971, Tudela.
    • HT
    • 10
    • Iván HelgueraIván Helguera Bujía.
      Born 28th Mar 1975, Santander.
    • 78'
    • 11
    • Unai VergaraUnai Vergara Díez-Caballero.
      Born 20th Jan 1977, Portugalete.
    • 16
    • Javi MorenoJavier Moreno Valera.
      Born 10th Sep 1974, Silla.
    • HT
    • 18
    • Paco JémezFrancisco Jémez Martín.
      Born 18th Apr 1970, Las Palmas.
    • HT
    • 12
    • Sergi BarjuánSergi Barjuán Esclusa.
      Born 28th Dec 1971, Les Franqueses.
    • 65'
    • 13
    • Santiago CañizaresJosé Santiago Cañizares Ruiz.
      Born 18th Dec 1969, Madrid.
    • 75'
    • 14
    • Víctor MuñozVíctor Muñoz Manrique.
      Born 15th Mar 1957, Zaragoza.
    • 78'
    • 15
    • Joseba EtxeberriaJoseba Andoni Etxeberria Lizardi.
      Born 5th Sep 1977, Elgoibar.
    • 80'
    • 17
    • Rubén BarajaRubén Baraja Vegas.
      Born 11th Jul 1975, Valladolid.
    • 81'

Notes

  • Eriksson: First MatchSven Goran Eriksson's first match in charge.
  • Missed Penalty: Javi MorenoNigel Martyn saves a Javi Moreno penalty on 78 minutes.
  • Player MilestoneChris Powell's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneMichael Owen's 25th Cap
  • Player MilestoneGavin McCann's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneMichael Ball's Only Cap
  • Goal MilestoneUgo Ehiogu's 1st Goal

Sources

  • BBC Football "Sven's England off to a winning start", Wednesday 28th February 2001.
  • The Guardian "New-look England amaze everyone", Thursday 1st March 2001.

Managers

Referee

  • Greece Kyros Vassaras

Attendance

  • 42,129

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • Up 1 place, gaining 18 ranking points to 1868 points England - 12th - 1
  • Spain - 7th