Match No. 246 - Friday, 13th May 1949

  • Henry Carlsson, 2'
  • Hasse Jeppson, 35'
  • Egon Johnsson, 42'
    • 1
    • Karl Svensson  
    • 2
    • Knut Nordahl  
    • 3
    • Erik Nilsson  
    • 4
    • Kjell Rosén  
    • 5
    • Börje Leander  
    • 6
    • Sune Andersson  
    • 7
    • Egon Johnsson  
    • 8
    • Gunnar Gren  
    • 9
    • Hasse Jeppson  
    • 10
    • Henry Carlsson  
    • 11
    • Bertil Bäckvall  

Notes

  • Player MilestoneEddie Shimwell's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneRoy Bentley's 1st Cap

Sources

  • Western Daily Press "Great blow to soccer presitge", Saturday 14th May 1949, page 7
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

Referee

  •  Giovanni Galeati

Attendance

  • 37,500

Half Time Score

  • Sweden 3 - 0 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 5th   2
  •  Sweden - 4th