Match No. 248 - Sunday, 22nd May 1949

  • Georges Moreel, 1'   (0:30)
  •  
  •  
    • 1
    • René Vignal  
    • 2
    • André Grillon  
    • 3
    • Marcel Salva  
    • 4
    • Robert Jonquet  
    • 5
    • Roger Mindonnet  
    • 6
    • Louis Hon  
    • 7
    • Roger Gabet  
    • 8
    • Antoine Cuissard  
    • 9
    • Roger Quenolle  
    • 10
    • Albert Batteux (c) 
    • 11
    • Georges Moreel  

Notes

  • Fast GoalMost sources state Moreel's goal is timed at around 30 seconds but the film footage has been edited. All sources are certain it was inside the first minute.
  • Player MilestoneBert Williams' 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneBilly Ellerington's Last Cap
  • Goal MilestoneBilly Wright's 1st Goal

Sources

Managers

Referee

  •  Karel van der Meer

Attendance

  • 61,308

Half Time Score

  • France 1 - 2 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 4th   1
  •  France - 22nd