Match No. 452 - Wednesday, 12th May 1971, 7:45pm
England 5 - 0 Malta
European Championship Qualifier (Euro 72 Qualifying Group 3)
- Vincent Borg Bonaci
- Alfred Mizzi
- Penalty: Allan Clarke2nd scored from 2 taken. 14 seconds into the second half Malta are penalised for handball in the area. Allan Clarke steps up and puts the ball into the bottom right corner past the diving keeper.
- Missed Penalty: Allan Clarke1st miss from 3rd taken. Alan Ball's shot is handled on the line by Grima on 60 minutes. Having already scored the first, Allan Clarke's sends this one wide.
- Player MilestoneChris Lawler's 1st Cap
- Goal MilestoneChris Lawler's 1st Goal
- 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)
- Einar Roed
Half Time Score
- England - 3rd 1
- Malta - 127th