Match No. 309 - Wednesday, 28th November 1956

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    • 1
    • Vladimir Beara  
    • 2
    • Bruno Belin  
    • 3
    • Branko Stanković  
    • 4
    • Lazar Tasić  
    • 5
    • Ivica Horvat (c) 
    • 6
    • Vujadin Boškov  
    • 7
    • Zdravko Rajkov  
    • 8
    • Vladimir Čonč  
    • 9
    • Ivan Toplak  
    • 10
    • Bernard Vukas  
    • 11
    • Branko Zebec  

Notes

  • Missed Penalty: Roger Byrne2nd miss from 2nd taken. Vladimir Beara saved a Roger Byrne penalty on 77 minutes. This is England's fourth consecutive penalty miss, all at Wembley.
  • Player MilestoneRoger Byrne's 25th Cap
  • Player MilestoneStanley Matthews' 50th Cap
  • Player MilestoneFrank Blunstone's Last Cap

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

Referee

  •  Edouard Harzic

Attendance

  • 78,500

Half Time Score

  • England 1 - 0 Yugoslavia

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 4th   0
  •  Yugoslavia - 9th