Match No. 802 - Thursday, 22nd May 2003, 7:30pm

  • Benni McCarthy, 18' (pen) (17:07)
  •  
    • 16
    • Brian Baloyi
    • 22
    • Thabang Molefe
    • 19
    • Lucas Radebe (c)
    • 4
    • Aaron Mokoena
    • 5
    • Mbulelo Mabizela
    • 6
    • MacBeth Sibaya
    • 18
    • Delron Buckley
    • 12
    • Teboho Mokoena
    • 69'
    • 9
    • Shaun Bartlett
    • 10
    • Stanton Fredericks
    • 77'
    • 17
    • Benni McCarthy
    • 67'
    • 11
    • Lesley Manyathela
    • 67'
    • 13
    • Jabulani Mendu
    • 69'
    • 15
    • Clement Mazibuko
    • 77'

Notes

  • Southgate: Fast GoalGareth Southgate's goal was timed at 36 seconds.
  • McCarthy PenaltyDanny Mills handballs in the area. McCarthy takes the penalty low and to James' right, who nearly gets a hand to it.
  • Beckham Injury27th minute: Beckham fractures his wrist as he braces his fall after a robust challenge from behind from Molefe. The South African is cautioned. Beckham carries on with a bandaged wrist but is subbed early in the second half.
  • Player MilestoneMatthew Upson's 1st Cap

Sources

  • www.independent.co.uk "Beckham injury clouds England's night", May 23rd 2003, page 38.
  • BBC Football "Beckham injury mars England win", Thursday 22nd May 2003.
  • YouTube

Managers

Referee

  • Lim-Kee Chong

Attendance

  • 48,000

Half Time Score

ELO Rankings

  • England - 6th
  • South Africa - 42nd