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Lëtzebuerg

 

 

b 7 vs. Italy ~ 254 vs. Portugal
b 8 vs. Netherlands
255 vs. Belgium
b09

256 vs. Chile ~ 257 vs. USA
258 vs. Spain

Sunday, 21 May 1950
End-of-Season Continental Pre-World Cup Match

Luxembourg 1 England 2 [1-0]
 

 

Match Summary
Luxembourg Party
England Party

Stade Municipal Luxembourg, Rollengergronn-Belair-Nord, Lëtzebuerg
Attendance: 12,000;
Kick-off: tbc pm BST

Luxembourg - Gales (a thirty yard free-kick 42)
England - Reg Lewis (whipped in a Mullen cross 53, a shot following a Quigley cross 77)
B Team Results

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

 

Match Summary

Officials

Luxembourg

Type

England

Referee (-) - tbc
x (-), France,


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

Luxembourg B Team

 
Rank: No official ranking system established; Colours: Red jerseys and white shorts
Capt:   Manager:  
Luxembourg Lineup
        G  
2       RB  
3       LB  
4       RHB  
5       CHB  
6       LHB  
7       OR  
8 Libar, Camille 33 27 December 1917 IR FC des Girondins de Bordeaux, France
9       CF  
10       IL  
11       OL  

reserves:

 

team notes:

 
 
2-3-5  

Averages:

Age   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
third B match, W 1 - D 0 - L 2 - F 2 - A 9.
Team chosen by Selection Committee headed by Arthur Drewry, on Thursday, 27 April 1950. Confirmed on Thursday, 18 May, in Brussels.
England Lineup
  Middleton, Raymond 30 6 September 1919 G Chesterfield FC 4 9 GA
2 Scott, Lawrence 33 23 April 1917 RB

Arsenal FC

5 0
3 Wright, John 23 11 August 1926 LB Blackpool FC 1 0
4 Taylor, Philip H. 30 18 September 1917 RHB Liverpool FC 2 0
5 Crosland, John R. 27 10 November 1922 CHB Blackpool FC 2 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 Lewis, Reginald 30 7 March 1920 CF/IL

Arsenal FC

2 2
10 Pye, Jesse 30 22 December 1919 IL/CF Wolverhampton Wanderers FC 2 0
11 Mullen, James 27 6 January 1923 OL Wolverhampton Wanderers FC 3 1

reserves:

Bill Eckersley (Blackburn Rovers) and Bobby Langton (Bolton Wanderes FC)

team notes:

In the Party, Johnny Crosland (Blackpool FC) replaced Bill Jones (Liverpool FC). Lewis replaced Len Shackleton (Sunderland AFC).
 
2-3-5 Middleton -
Scott, Wright -
Tyalor, Crosland, Watson -
Payne, Quigley, Lewis, Pye, Mullen
notes: after an hours play, Pye and Lewis swapped positions.

Averages:

Age 28.4 Appearances/Goals 2.4 0.1

 

Source Notes

Original newspaper reports
Rothman's Yearbooks

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