Match No. 254 - Sunday, 14th May 1950
- Penalty: Tom Finney: 1st scored from 1 taken. "Finney was tripped [and] took the kick himself and calmly placed the ball past the goalkeeper."
- Penalty: Tom Finney: 2nd scored from 2 taken. "...Mortensen had his legs taken from under him by Barrosa, and England were awarded a penalty...Finney, again taking the kick, calmly and cooly put the ball wide to the right of the Portuguese goalkeeper."
- Player Milestone: Bill Jones' 1st Cap
- Western Morning News "Brilliant Finney had hard job beating Portugal", Monday 15th May 1950, page 8.
- England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)