Sunday, 23rd October 1955

  • Stefan Stefanov, 30'
  • Krum Yanev, 61'
    • Yordan YosifovXdetailsX
    • Kiril RakarovXdetailsX
    • Manol ManolovXdetailsX
    • Milcho GoranovXdetailsX
    • Stefan BozhkovXdetailsX (c)
    • Petar PatevXdetailsX
    • Dimitar MilanovXdetailsX
    • Stefan StafanovXdetailsX
    • Panajot PanajotovXdetailsX
    • Ivan KolevXdetailsX
    • Krum YanevXdetailsX
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    • Mike Pinner
    • Eric Beardsley
    • Tommy Farrer
    • BobHardisty (c)
    • Stan Prince
    • Henry Dodkins
    • Roy Littlejohn
    • Alick Jeffrey
    • Jim Lewis
    • Seamus O'Connell
    • Pat Neil

Notes

  • Match InfoFor the first time the GB team had to qualify for the final tournament. It consisted of a two-legged (home and away) play-off against Bulgaria. This was the away leg.

Sources

  • Official Match Programme
  • GB United? by Steve Menary (Pitch Publishing 2010)

Managers

  • Norman Creek
  • Bulgaria Georgi Pachedzhiev & Krum Milev

Referee

  • Giorgio Bernardi

Attendance

  • 45,000

Half Time Score

  • Bulgaria 0 - 0 Great Britain