Match No. 825 - Saturday, 26th March 2005, 3:00pm

  • Cole collects ball from lose pass outside left penalty area and hits a right footed shot from inside the D into bottom right of goal. Joe Cole3rd of 10 goals, 47'
  • Assist: Frank Lampard. Lampard collects ball on half way line inside centre circle and dribbles to edge of left penalty area. Plays one two with Rooney inside D. Ball runs to Owen who hits a right footed shot into middle left of goal from 8 yards. Michael Owen29th of 40 goals, 52'
  • Assist: Wayne Rooney. Rooney collects ball from Neville in right corner of pitch. Beats two players on byline and dribbles to edge of 6 yard box, by right byline, crossing for Baird, defending off Owen, to send ball into own net from 2 yards level with right post. Chris Baird, 53' (og)
  • Assist: Wayne Rooney. Pass from Rooney 35 yards out to Lampard who hits right footed shot from centre 30 yards out deflecting off Murdock's bowed head, wrong footing keeper and into centre of goal. Frank Lampard8th of 29 goals, 62'
    • 2
    • Gary NevilleMan Utd, 75th of 85 caps
      30 years, 1 month, 8 days
    • 3
    • Ashley ColeArsenal, 38th of 107 caps
      24 years, 3 months, 6 days
    • 4
    • Steven GerrardLiverpool, 33rd of 114 caps
      24 years, 9 months, 27 days
    • 72'
    • 5
    • Rio FerdinandMan Utd, 37th of 81 caps
      26 years, 4 months, 19 days
    • 6
    • John TerryChelsea, 16th of 78 caps
      24 years, 3 months, 19 days
    • 7
    • David BeckhamReal Madrid, 79th of 115 caps
      29 years, 10 months, 24 days
      (c)43rd captaincy
    • 72'
    • 8
    • Frank LampardChelsea, 31st of 106 caps
      26 years, 9 months, 5 days
    • 9
    • Wayne RooneyMan Utd, 22nd of 120 caps
      19 years, 5 months, 2 days
    • 80'
    • 10
    • Michael OwenReal Madrid, 68th of 89 caps
      25 years, 3 months, 12 days
    • 11
    • Joe ColeChelsea, 20th of 56 caps
      23 years, 4 months, 18 days
    • 16
    • Owen HargreavesBayern Munich, 26th of 42 caps
      24 years, 2 months, 6 days
    • 72'
    • 15
    • Kieron DyerNewcastle Utd, 27th of 33 caps
      26 years, 2 months, 28 days
    • 72'
    • 18
    • Jermain DefoeSpurs, 9th of 57 caps
      22 years, 5 months, 19 days
    • 80'
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    • 1
    • Maik TaylorMaik Stefan Taylor.
      Born 4th Sep 1971, Hildesheim, Germany.
    • 2
    • Chris BairdChristopher Patrick Baird.
      Born 25th Feb 1982, Rasharkin.
    • 3
    • Tony CapaldiAnthony Charles Capaldi.
      Born 12th Aug 1981, Porsgrunn, Norway.
    • 4
    • Aaron HughesAaron William Hughes.
      Born 8th Nov 1979, Cookstown.
      (c)
    • 5
    • Colin MurdockColin James Murdock.
      Born 2nd Jul 1975, Ballymena.
    • 6
    • Damien JohnsonDamien Michael Johnson.
      Born 18th Nov 1978, Lisburn.
      50'
    • 7
    • Keith GillespieKeith Robert Gillespie.
      Born 18th Feb 1975, Larne.
    • 8
    • Tommy DohertyThomas Edward Doherty.
      Born 17th Mar 1979, Bristol, England.
    • 59'
    • 9
    • David HealyDavid Jonathan Healy.
      Born 5th Aug 1979, Killyleagh.
    • 89'
    • 10
    • Jeff WhitleyJeffrey Whitley.
      Born 28th Jan 1979, Ndola, Zambia.
    • 88'
    • 11
    • Stuart ElliottStuart Elliott.
      Born 23rd Jul 1978, Belfast.
    • 12
    • Steven DavisSteven Davis.
      Born 1st Jan 1985, Ballymena.
    • 59'
    • 13
    • Steve JonesStephen Jones.
      Born 25th Oct 1976, Londonderry.
    • 88'
    • 14
    • Andy KirkAndrew Kirk.
      Date of birth unknown, Belfast.
    • 89'

Notes

  • Player MilestoneGary Neville's 75th Cap

Sources

Managers

Referee

  • Germany Wolfgang Stark

Attendance

  • 65,239

Half Time Score

ELO Ratings

  • Up 1 place, gaining 3 ranking points to 1977 points England - 3rd - 1
  • Northern Ireland - 83rd

World Cup 2006 Q

(Group 6)

    •  
    • Pts
    • GD
    • L
    • D
    • W
    • P
    • England
    • 25
    • +12
    • 1
    • 1
    • 8
    • 10
    • Poland
    • 24
    • +18
    • 2
    • 0
    • 8
    • 10
    • Austria
    • 15
    • +3
    • 3
    • 3
    • 4
    • 10
    • Northern I...
    • 9
    • -8
    • 5
    • 3
    • 2
    • 10
    • Wales
    • 8
    • -5
    • 6
    • 2
    • 2
    • 10
    • Azerbaijan
    • 3
    • -20
    • 7
    • 3
    • 0
    • 10
    • Final Standings.