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Results 1995-2000

Saturday, 22 June 1996
European Championship 1996 quarter-final match

Spain 0 England 0 [0-0]
0-0 after ninety minutes
England win 4-2 on penalties


 
Match Summary
Spain Squad

England Squad

Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London - Attendance: 75,447
Kick-off 3.00 p.m. BST
  Live on ITV (UK) - Commentator: Brian Moore

 
Spain - Abelardo (1 0:28), Alberto Belsue (x), Alfonso (x),
England - Gary Neville (47)

England - Alan Shearer, scored (1-0).
Spain - Fernando Hierro, crossbar (1-0).
England - David Platt, scored (2-0).
Spain - Guillermo Amor, scored (2-1).
England - Stuart Pearce, scored (3-1).
Spain - Alberto Belsue, scored (3-2).
England - Paul Gascoigne, scored (4-2).
Spain - Migual Angel Nadal, saved (4-2)

Spain kicked-off normal time and extra-time. x minutes (- & -, et - & 16).

 

Match Summary

 

Officials from France

Spain

Type

England

Referee (navy blue) - Marc Batta,
x (x), x, FIFA listed x.

Linesmen - x

Fourth official - x.

Match played under the Golden Goal rule, that is, first team to score in extra time wins.

 

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

Spain Team

 

Rank:

6th (22nd May 1996) Colours: Made by Adidas - Red shirts with dark blue sleeve/side on left with a yellow trim, dark blue shorts with yellow trim, black socks and yellow trim.
Capt: Andoni Zubizerreta Coach: Javier Clemente
Spain Lineup
1 Zubizarreta, Andoni x x x x x x GA
12 Sergi x x x x x x
3 Belsue, Alberto x x x x x x
Belsue was cautioned in the xth minute for a foul, for bringing down Stuart Pearce, who was sprinting towards the Spanish penalty area.
4 Alkorta x x x x x x
5 Abelardo, Fernandez x x x x x x
Abelardo was cautioned after 28 seconds for a foul, for a deliberate sliding tackle on Alan Shearer. Suspended for the next match.
6 Hierro, Fernando x x x x x x
20 Nedal, Miguel Angel x x x x x x
18 Amor, Guillermo x x x x x x
14 Kiko x x x x x x
17 Manjarin x x x x x x
19 Salinas, J x x x x x x
Spain Substitutes
11 Alfonso, on 46th min. x x x x x x
Alfonso was cautioned in the xth minute for unsporting behaviour, for diving in the English penalty area, after Gascoigne tried to tackle.
15 Camenarro, on 46th min. x x x x x x
x x x x x x x x

unused substitutes:

x
   
- -

Averages (Starting XI):

Age tbc Appearances/Goals tbc tbc

 

England Team

 

Rank:

24th (22nd May 1996) Colours: The 1995 home uniform - White shirts with navy blue collar, navy blue shorts with white and light blue trim, white socks. 
Capt: Tony Adams Coach: Terry Venables, 53, appointed 10 January 1994,
23rd match,
W 11 - D 10 - L 1 - F 34 - A 12;
1 match abandoned.
England Lineup
1 Seaman, David x x x x x x GA
2 Neville, Gary x x x x x x
Neville was cautioned after 47 minutes for a foul, for a crunching tackle on Sergi. Suspended.
3 Pearce, Stuart x x x x x x
17 McManaman, Steven x x x x x x
5 Adams, Tony x x x x x x
6 Southgate, Gareth x x x x x x
7 Platt, David x x x x x x
8 Gascoigne, Paul x x x x x x
9 Shearer, Alan  x x x x x x
10 Sheringham, Edward x x x x x x
11 Anderton, Darren x x x x x x
England Substitutes
21 Fowler, Robert B., for Sheringham x x x x x x
14   x x x x x x
20 Stone, Stephen, for x x x x x x

unused substitutes:

x
   
formation formation

Averages (Starting XI):

Age tbc Appearances/Goals tbc tbc

 

 

    Match Report by Mike Payne

Source Notes

ESPN
Mike Payne - football historian and contributor

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