Match No. 255 - Thursday, 18th May 1950

  • Joseph Mermans, 43'
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    • 1
    • Rie Meert  
    • 2
    • Arsène Vaillant  
    • 3
    • Pol Anoul  
    • 4
    • Jan van der Auwera  
    • 5
    • Vic Mees  
    • 6
    • Louis Carré  
    • 7
    • Jozef van Looy  
    • 8
    • Freddy Chaves (c) 
    • 9
    • Joseph Mermans  
    • 10
    • Albert Dehert  
    • 11
    • Georges Mordant  

Notes

  • Player SubstitutionJimmy Mullen becomes the first England substitute when he takes to the field to replace the injured Jackie Milburn. He also became the first substitute to score.
  • Player MilestoneBill Jones' Last Cap
  • Player MilestoneTom Finney's 25th Cap

Sources

  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
  • Royal Belgian Football Association

Managers

Referee

  •  Raymond Vincenti

Attendance

  • 55,854

Half Time Score

  • Belgium 1 - 0 England

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 2nd   0
  •  Belgium - 30th