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253 vs. Scotland
b 7 vs. Italy
254 vs. Portugal
b08

255 vs. Belgium

b 9 vs. Luxembourg

Wednesday, 17 May 1950
End-of-Season Continental Pre-World Cup Match

Netherlands 3 England 0 [1-0]
 

 

Match Summary
Netherlands Party
England Party

Olympisch Stadion, Stadionbuurt, Amsterdam, North Holland
Attendance: 60,000;
Kick-off: tbc pm BST

Netherlands - Cornelus Rijvers (placed perfectly over Middleton from a left wing cross by Hofma 34), André Roosenburg (broke through after Scott was injured 68), Abe Lenstra (a great shot from the toes of Nicholson 73)
B Team Results

? kicked-off. ? minutes (? & ?).

 

Match Summary

Officials

Netherlands

Type

England

Referee (-) - tbc
x (-),


Linesmen -
tbc
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Netherlands B Team

 
Rank: No official ranking system established; Colours: Orange collared jerseys, white shorts, blue socks with white tops.
Capt:   Manager:  
Netherlands Lineup
  Kraak, Pieter C. 29 14 February 1921 G IJmuidensche Voetbal Vereeniging Stormvogels
2 Potharst, Jan H. 32 4 January 1918 RB Amsterdamsche FC Ajax
3 van der Sluijs, Piet 31 17 September 1918 LB Bossche Voetbal Vereniging
4 van der Hoeven, Cornelis 29 12 May 1921 RHB Amsterdamsche FC Ajax
5 Terlouw, Marinus 27 16 June 1922 CHB Sparta Rotterdam
6 Stoffelen, Johannes H. 29 23 January 1921 LHB Amsterdamsche FC Ajax
7 Roosenburg, André 26 18 August 1923 OR Oranje Nassau Sneek
8 Rijvers, Cornelus B. 23 27 May 1926 IR Noad Advendo Combinatie Breda
9 Michels, Marinus J.H. 22 9 February 1928 CF Amsterdamsche FC Ajax
10 Lenstra, Abe M. 29 27 November 1920 IL SC Heerenveen
11 Hofma, Gerben 25 19 April 1925 OL SC Heerenveen

reserves:

 

team notes:

 
 
2-3-5 Kraak -
Potharst, van der Sluijs -
van der Hoeven, Terlouw, Stofelen -
Roosenburg, Rijvers, Michael, Lenstra, Hofma.

Averages:

Age 27.5 Appearances/Goals

 

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 Team Attendant: James Trotter, 36 (25 November 1899), appointed temporary coach of the B team on 27 April 1950
second B match, W 0 - D 0 - L 2 - F 0 - A 8.
Team chosen by Selection Committee headed by Arthur Drewry, on Thursday, 27 April 1950. Confirmed on Monday, 15 May, in Lisbon.
England Lineup
  Middleton, Raymond 30 6 September 1919 G Chesterfield FC 3 8 GA
2 Scott, Lawrence 33 23 April 1917 RB

Arsenal FC

4 0
3 Eckersley, William 24 16 July 1925 LB Blackburn Rovers FC 3 0
4 Taylor, Philip H. 30 18 September 1917 RHB Liverpool FC 2 0
5 Nicholson, William E. 31 26 January 1919 RHB Tottenham Hotspur FC 4 0
6 Watson, Willie 30 7 March 1920 LHB Sunderland AFC 2 0
7 Payne, James B. 24 10 March 1926 OR Liverpool FC 2 0
8 Quigley, Edward 28 13 July 1921 IR

Preston North End FC

1 0
9 Pye, Jesse 30 22 December 1919 CF Wolverhampton Wanderers FC 2 0
10 Baily, Edward F. 24 6 August 1925 IL Tottenham Hotspur FC 3 1
11 Langton, Robert 31 8 September 1918 OL

Bolton Wanderers FC

5 0

reserves:

Jackie Wright (Blackpool FC), Johnny Crosland (Blackpool FC), Reg Lewis (Arsenal FC)

team notes:

In the Party, Johnny Crosland (Blackpool FC) replaced Bill Jones (Liverpool FC). Lewis replaced Len Shackleton (Sunderland AFC).
In this match, Phil Taylor, a reserve, replaced Johnny Crosland, Taylor swapping with Nicholson as a right-half, and Eddie Quigley replaced Reg Lewis.
Laurie Scott was kicked in the head and was walking about in a concussed state when the Dutch broke through to score their second goal.
 
2-3-5 Middleton -
Scott, Eckersley -
Tyalor, Nicholson, Watson -
Payne, Quigley, Pye, Baily, Langton

Averages:

Age 28.6 Appearances/Goals 2.8 0.1

 

Source Notes

Original newspaper reports
Rothman's Yearbooks
Voetbalstats

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