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World Cup Preliminary Competition
15 October 1949
Wales 1 England 4 [0-3]
Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff (61,079)
Griffiths
Mortensen, Milburn
(3)
16 November 1949
England 9 Ireland 2 [4-0]
Maine Road, Manchester (69,742)
Rowley (4), Froggatt, Pearson (2), Mortensen (2)
Smyth, Brennan
15 April 1950
Scotland 0 England 1 [0-0]
Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow (133,250)
Bentley

P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv FMax AMax Pts% W/L
3 3 0 0 14 3 +11 0 1 4.667 1.00 9 2 100.0 +3
1949-50

 

World Cup Final Competition
25 June 1950 - 3.00pm BRT
England 2 Chile 0 [1-0]
Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro (29,703)
 Mortensen, Mannion
29 June 1950 - 6.00pm BRT
USA 1 England 0 [1-0]
Estádio Raimundo Sampaio, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais (10,151 up to 40,000)
Gaetjens
2 July 1950 - 3.00pm BRT
Spain 1 England 0 [0-0]
Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro (74,462)
Zarra

P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv FMax AMax Pts% W/L
3 1 0 2 2 2 =0 2 1 0.667 0.667 2 1 33.3 -1
1950
Team Ranking
Rank Team Stage Reached P W D L F A GD Pts
1 Uruguay Final pool 4 3 1 0 15 5 +10 7
2 Brazil 6 4 1 1 22 6 +16 9
3 Sweden 5 2 1 2 11 15 -4 5
4 Spain 6 3 1 2 10 12 -2 7
5 Yugoslavia Group 3 2 0 1 7 3 +4 4
6 Switzerland 3 1 1 1 4 6 -2 3
7 Italy 2 1 0 1 4 3 +1 2
8 England 3 1 0 2 2 2 =0 2
9 Chile 3 1 0 2 5 6 -1 2
10 USA 3 1 0 2 4 8 -4 2
11 Paraguay 2 0 1 1 2 4 -2 1
12 Mexico 3 0 0 3 2 10 -8 0
13 Bolivia 1 0 0 1 0 8 -8 0

England arrived home from Brazil, found wanting in their first competitive test abroad and no longer hailed as "the kings of football."
 

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