Match No. 565 - Wednesday, 16th June 1982, 5:15pm
England 3 - 1 France
World Cup Finals (World Cup 1982) Group 4 Game 1
- Gérard Soler, 24'
- Jean-François Larios
- Dominique Rocheteau
- Jean Tigana
- Didier Six
- Goal TimeBryan Robson's first goal was timed at 27 seconds. The second fastest England goal ever.
- SubstitutionPhil Neal came on in the last few seconds and never touched the ball.
- England - The Quest for the World Cup - A Complete Record by Clive Leatherdale (Two Heads Publishing 1994)
- England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)
- French Football Federation
- Jose Antonio da Silva Garrido
Half Time Score
- England - 4th 2
- France - 17th