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Thursday, 11 May 1950
End-of-Season Continental Pre-World Cup Match

Italy 5 England 0 [3-0]
 

 

Match Summary
Italy Party
England Party

Stadio Civico San Siro, Parco Sempione, Milano
Kick-off (CEST): "early evening", tbc BST

Attendance: 45,000.

unknown kicked-off   
[1-0] Gino Capello 23
 dribbled it on past Eckersley
[2-0] Gampiero Boniperti
 scored from a Capello rebound a few minutes after the first
[3-0] Renzo Burini 44
[4-0] Gino Capello 49

[5-0] Gampiero Boniperti 54
 
 
 

Match Summary

Officials

Italy

Type

England

Referee (-) - tbc
x (-),


Linesmen -
tbc
  Goal Attempts 2
  Attempts on Target  
  Hit Bar/Post  
  Corner Kicks Won 1
  Offside Calls Against  
  Fouls Conceded  
  Possession  

Italy B Team

 
Rank: No official ranking system established; Colours: Sky blue crew necked jerseys, white shorts, black socks.
"The blue-shirted Italians..."
Capt:   Manager:  
Italy Lineup
  Casari, Guiseppe 28 10 April 1922 G Atalanta BC
2 Antonazzi, Francesco 26 6 May 1924 RB SS Lazio SpA
3 Furiassi, Zeffiro 27 19 January 1923 LB SS Lazio SpA
4 Fattori, Osvaldo 27 22 June 1922 RHB FC Internazionale Milano
5 Magli, Augusto 27 9 March 1923 CHB ACF Fiorentina
6 Remondini, Leandro 32 17 November 1917 LHB SS Lazio SpA
7 Burini, Renzo 22 10 October 1927 OR AC Milan SpA
8 Boniperti, Gianpiero 21 4 July 1928 IR Juventus FC
9 Capello, Gino 29 2 June 1920 CF Bologna FC 1909
10 Lorenzi, Benito 24 20 December 1925 IL FC Internazionale Milano
11 Caprile, Emilio 21 30 September 1928 OL ACD Legnano

unused substitutes:

 
 
2-3-5 Casari -
Antonazzi, Furlassi -
Fattori, Magli, Remondini -
Burini, Boniperti, Capello, Lorenzi, Caprille.

Averages:

Age 25.8  

 

England B Team

 

Rank:

No official ranking system established; Colours: The 1949 home uniform - White collared jerseys, blue shorts, red socks with white tops.
Capt: Laurie Scott, second captaincy Team Attendant: James Trotter, 36 (25 November 1899), appointed temporary coach of the B team on 27 April 1950
first B match, W 0 - D 0 - L 1 - F 0 - A 5.
Team chosen by Selection Committee headed by Arthur Drewry, on Thursday, 27 April 1950.
England Lineup
  Middleton, Raymond 30 6 September 1919 G Chesterfield FC 2 5 GA
2 Scott, Lawrence 33 23 April 1917 RB

Arsenal FC

3 0
3 Eckersley, William 24 16 July 1925 LB Blackburn Rovers FC 2 0
4 Nicholson, William E. 31 26 January 1919 RHB Tottenham Hotspur FC 3 0
5 Crosland, John R. 27 10 November 1922 CHB Blackpool FC 1 0
6 Watson, Willie 30 7 March 1920 LHB Sunderland AFC 1 0
7 Payne, James B. 24 10 March 1926 OR Liverpool FC 1 0
8 Lewis, Reginald 30 7 March 1920 IR

Arsenal FC

1 0
9 Pye, Jesse 30 22 December 1919 CF Wolverhampton Wanderers FC 1 0
10 Baily, Edward F. 24 6 August 1925 IL Tottenham Hotspur FC 2 1
11 Langton, Robert 31 8 September 1918 OL

Bolton Wanderers FC

4 0

unused substitutes:

Jackie Wright (Blackpool FC), Phil Taylor (Liverpool FC), Eddie Quigley (Preston North End)

team notes:

Johnny Crosland replaced Bill Jones (Liverpool FC). Lewis replaced Len Shackleton (Sunderland AFC).
The team trained at the tiny Sinigalia Stadium, prior to this match.
 
2-3-5 Middleton -
Scott, Eckersley -
Nicholson, Crosland, Watson -
Payne, Lewis, Pye, Baily, Langton

Averages:

Age 26.3 Appearances/Goals 1.7 0.0

 

Source Notes

Original newspaper reports
Rothman's Yearbooks

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