Match No. 768 - Saturday, 3rd June 2000, 4:00pm
Malta 1 - 2 England
- Two Missed Penalties and a re-take: Richard Wright faced three penalties during the game, all taken by David Carabott. The first had to be re-taken because of encroachment. Then, the re-taken penalty rebounded from the frame striking Wright on the back of the head and resulted in Malta's goal. Wright then saved a third in the 88th minute.
- Player Milestone: Richard Wright's 1st Cap
- Player Milestone: Paul Ince's 50th Cap
- Goal Milestone: Emile Heskey's 1st Goal
- BBC Football "Close shave for shaky England", Sunday 4th June 2000.
- The Guardian "England in a Wright spot", Sunday 4th June 2000.