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Results 1995-2000

xday, 30 April 1997
World Cup 1998 UEFA Group Two qualification match

England 2 Georgia 0 [1-0]
 

 

Team line-up

 

 


Match Summary
England Squad

Georgia Squad

Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London - Attendance: tbc
Kick-off 8.00 p.m. BST
  Live on xx (UK) - Commentator: xx

England - Teddy Sheringham (42), Alan Shearer (90+1);
England - Graeme Le Saux (32), Rob Lee (40);
Georgia - Nemsadze (33), Gogrichiani (71);

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

 

Match Summary

 

Officials from France

England

Type

Georgia

Referee (xx) - Remi Harrel,
x (x), x, FIFA listed x.

Assistant Referees - Jacques Poudevigne & Alain Gourdet.

Fourth Official - Philippe Ledec.





19 Goal Attempts 9
6 Attempts on Target 2
- Hit Bar/Post -
6 Corner Kicks Won 6
- Offside Calls Against -
11 Fouls Conceded 16
- Possession -

England Team

 

Rank:

14th (9th April 1997)

Colours: The 1997 home uniform - White shirts with navy blue collar and red/navy blue side panels, navy blue shorts with white and red trim, white socks with navy blue tops.
Capt: Alan Shearer Coach: Glenn Hoddle, 39, appointed 2 May 1996, effective 30 June 1996;
6th match, W 5 - D 0 - L 1 - F 11 - A 2.
England Lineup
1 Seaman, David x x x x x x GA
2 Neville, Gary x x x x x x
3 Campbell, Sol x x x x x x
4 Batty, David x x x x x x
5 Adams, Tony, off 87th min. x x x x x x
6 Le Saux, Graeme x x x x x x
7 Beckham, David x x x x x x
8 Ince, Paul x x x x x x
9 Shearer, Alan x x x x x x
10 Sheringham, Teddy x x x x x x
11 Lee, Robert x x x x x x
England Substitutes
12 Soutgate, Gareth, on 87th min. for Adams. x x x x x x
x x x x x x x x

unused substitutes:

13-Tim Flowers, 14-Phil Neville, 15-Jamie Redknapp, 16-Steve McManaman, 17-Robbie Fowler, 18-Les Ferdinand.
   
formation formation -

Averages (Starting XI):

Age tbc Appearances/Goals tbc tbc

 

Georgia Team

 

Rank:

100th (9th April 1997) Colours: Made by Adidas - Deep red shirts with black Adidas band on sleeve, black collar, black shorts with red Adidas trim, red socks with three white broad hoops.
Capt: Kakhi Tskhadadze Coach: David Kipiani
Georgia Lineup
1 Zoidze, Irakil x x x x x x GA
2 Sheqiladze, Gela x x x x x x
3 Tskhadadze, Kakhi x x x x x x
4 Shelia, Murtaz x x x x x x
5 Chikhradze, Giorgi x x x x x x
6 Machavariani, Mamuka, off 32 min. x x x x x x
7 Nemsadze, Giorgi x x x x x x
8 Jamarauli, Gocha x x x x x x
9 Ketsbaia, Temur x x x x x x
10 Kinkladze, Geogiou, off 61 min. x x x x x x
11 Arveladze, Shota x x x x x x
Georgia Substitutes
17 Gogrichiani, Gocha, on 32nd min. for Machavariani, off 76th min. x x x x x x
15 Gakhokidze, Girogi, on 61st min. for Kinkladze. x x x x x x
14 Arveladze, Archil, on 76th min. for Gogrichiani. x x x x x x

unused substitutes:

12-Nika Togonidze, 13-Nugzar Lobjanidze, 16-Mikhail Kavelashvili, 18-Levan Tskitshwili.
   
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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