Match No. 369 - Wednesday, 29th May 1963, 4:00pm

  • Adolf Scherer, 52'
  • Josef Kadraba, 72'
  •  
  •  
    • 1
    • Viliam Schrojf  
    • 2
    • Jan Lála  
    • 3
    • Ladislav Novák (c) 
    • 4
    • Svatopluk Pluskal  
    • 5
    • Ján Popluhár  
    • 6
    • Andrej Kvašňák  
    • 7
    • Josef Masopust  
    •  43'
    • 8
    • Jozef Štibrányi  
    • 9
    • Adolf Scherer  
    • 10
    • Josef Kadraba  
    • 11
    • Václav Mašek  
    • Titus Buberník  
    •  43'

Notes

  • England CaptainBobby Moore becomes England's youngest ever captain. 87 days younger than the previous holder, Cuthbert Ottaway who was captain in the very first international match 91 years previously.
  • Player MilestoneKen Shellito's Only Cap
  • Player MilestoneTerry Paine's 1st Cap
  • Goal MilestoneBobby Smith's 10th Goal
  • Player MilestoneBobby Moore's 1st Captaincy

Sources

  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
  • Birmingham Daily Post "England baffle retreating Czechs", Thursday 30th May 1963, page 25.

Managers

  •  England - Alf Ramsey
  •  Czechoslovakia - Rudolf Vytlacil

Referee

  •  Bertil Lööw

Attendance

  • 50,000

Half Time Score

  • Czechoslovakia 0 - 1 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 10th   2
  •  Czechoslovakia - 8th