Match No. 702 - Wednesday, 17th November 1993

    • Davide Gualtieri, 1'   (0:08)
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    • 1
    • Pierluigi Benedettini  
    • 2
    • Mauro Valentini  
    •  47'
    • 3
    • Mirco Gennari  
    • 4
    • Loris Zanotti  
    • 5
    • Claudio Canti  
    • 6
    • William Guerra  
    • 7
    • Pier Angelo Manzaroli  
    • 8
    • Pierdomenico Della Valle  
    • 9
    • Nicola Bacciocchi  
    •  62'
    • 10
    • Massimo Bonini  
    • 11
    • Davide Gualtieri  
    • 15
    • Luca Gobbi  
    •  47'
    • 13
    • Paolo Mazza  
    •  62'

Notes

  • Goal Record:  Davide Gualtieri's goal is recorded as being the quickest in World Cup history, (possibly in international history) timed at 8.3 seconds.
  • Attendance Record:  Lowest attendance at an England international in the 20th century.
  • World Cup 1994 Qualification:  Having failed to qualify for the World Cup '94 Taylor resigned 6 days later.
  • Away Game:  Despite the game being played in Bologna, 80 miles north-east of San Marino, this game is deemed to have been an away game.
  • Player Milestone:  Stuart Ripley's 1st Cap
  • Player Milestone:  Des Walker's Last Cap
  • Player Milestone:  Andy Sinton's Last Cap
  • Goal Milestone:  Paul Ince's 1st Goal
  • Match Milestone:  England's 400th win

Sources

  • England - The Quest for the World Cup - A Complete Record by Clive Leatherdale (Two Heads Publishing 1994)
  • www.independent.co.uk England find themselves in seventh hell