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Results 1990-95

Saturday, 3 June 1995
Umbro Challenge Cup, Match one

England 2 Japan 1 [0-0]
 

 

Team line-up

 

 


Match Summary
England Squad

Japan Squad

Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London - Attendance: 21,142
Kick-off 2.00 p.m. BST
  Live on xx (UK) - Commentator: xx

England - Darren Anderton (48), David Platt (87 penalty).
Japan - Masami Ihara (62).
England - Peter Beardsley,
Red Card: Japan - Tesuji Hashiratani (87)

? kicked-off. 9- minutes (-).

 

Match Summary

 

Officials from Netherlands

xxx

Type

xxx

Referee (xx) - Jaap H. Uilenberg,
x (x), x, FIFA listed x.

Linesmen - Gerard J. Huber & Brent Talens.

Reserve Official - Dick J.G. Jol.

Teams presented to Sir Stanley Matthews, C.B.E., (ex-England winger)



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

England Team

 

Rank:

21st (16th May 1995) Colours: The 1995 home uniform - White shirts with navy blue collar, navy blue shorts with white and light blue trim, white socks.
Capt: David Platt, 15th captaincy Coach: Terry Venables, 52, appointed 10 January 1994,
9th match,
W 5 - D 3 - L 0 - F 12 - A 2;
1 match abandoned.
England Lineup
1 Flowers, Timothy x x x x x x GA
21 Neville, Gary x x x x x x
14 Pearce, Stuart x x x x x x
4 Batty, David, sub off 68th min. x x x x x x
5 Scales, John x x x x x x
15 Unsworth, David x x x x x x
7 Platt, David x x x x x x
8 Beardsley, Peter, sub off 68th min. x x x x x x
9 Shearer, Alan x x x x x x
6 Collymore, Stanley, sub off 76th min. x x x x x x
11 Anderton, Darren x x x x x x
England Substitutes
17 McManaman, Steven, on 68th min. for Batty x x x x x x
19 Gascoigne, Paul, on 68th min. for Beardsley x x x x x x
22 Sheringham, Edward, on 76th min. for Collymore x x x x x x

unused substitutes:

13-Ian Walker, 21-Colin Cooper.
   
4-2-1-2-1 [4-3-3]. formation -

Averages (Starting XI):

Age tbc Appearances/Goals tbc tbc

 

Japan Team

 

Rank:

35th (16th May 1995) Colours: Made by Adidas - Blue shirts with white diagonal stripes (red trim) striking across front/back and right sleeve, white shorts with blue stripes striking across left-front, blue socks with a white band.
Capt: Tesuji Hashiratani Coach: Shu Kamo
Japan Lineup
13 Maekawa, Kazuya x x x x x x GA
2 Narahashi, Akira x x x x x x
19 Tasaka, Kazuaki x x x x x x
4 Ihara, Masami x x x x x x
5 Hashiratani, Tesuji x x x x x x
Hashiratani sent off in the xxth minute for a deliberate handball in the penalty area.
6 Yamaguchi, Motohiro x x x x x x
15 Morishima, Hiroaki, sub off 87th min. x x x x x x
8 Kitazawa, Takesi x x x x x x
20 Soma, Naoki, sub off 74th min. x x x x x x
14 Nakayama, Masashi, sub off 65th min. x x x x x x
11 Miura, Kazuyoshi x x x x x x
Japan Substitutes
9 Kurosaki, Hisashi, on 65th min. for Nakayama x x x x x x
3 Yanagimoto, Hironari, on 74th min. for Soma x x x x x x
16 Fukuda, Masahiro, on 87th min. for Morishima x x x x x x

unused substitutes:

1-Noruyki Kojima, 17-Hotio Omura.
   
formation formation -

Averages (Starting XI):

Age tbc Appearances/Goals tbc tbc

 

 

    Match Report by Mike Payne

Source Notes

Original Teamsheet
Mike Payne - football historian and contributor

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