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Match No. 784 vs. Greece Match No. 786 vs. Netherlands Match Results

England National Football Team Match No. 785

England 1 Sweden 1 [1-1]

Saturday, 10 November 2001

Match Summary and Report


Match Summary

Status: International friendly match.
Venue: Old Trafford, Manchester, capacity 68,936.
Attendance: 64,413.
Goals: England - David Beckham, 28th min. penalty. Sinclair wins a penalty after the referee rules he is fouled by Christoffer Andersson.
Sweden - H�kan Mild, 44th min.
Cautions: None.
Expulsions: None.
Referee - Claude Colombo, 41 (01-Oct-1960), France, FIFA-listed 1995.
Assistant Referees- Didier Peyrot and Erick Ortega, France
Fourth Official - Alan Wiley, England
Conditions: Kickoff at 3.00 pm GMT.
Miscellany: None.




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


England Team


9th in FIFA ranking of 17 October 2001; 7th in Elo world ranking before this match and 7th after this match.

Colours: White shirts with red stripe down left side, navy blue shorts with red stripe down right side, white socks - The "2001" home uniform.
Coach: Sven-G�ran Eriksson, 53, appointed 31 October 2000, took post 12 January 2001, 
10th match,
W 7 - D 2 - L 1 - F 24 - A 8.
Captain: David Beckham, 11th captaincy.

England Lineup

Player Birthdate Age Pos Club App G Career
1-Martyn, A. Nigel 11-Aug-1966 35 G

Leeds United AFC

19 0 1992-2002
2-Neville, Gary A., sub off 58th min. 18-Feb-1975 26 D Manchester United FC 49 0 1995-active
3-Carragher, James L.D., sub off 86th min. 28-Jan-1978 23 M

Liverpool FC

7 0 1999-2007
4-Butt, Nicholas, sub off 58th min. 21-Jan-1975 26 M

Manchester United FC

15 0 1997-active
5-Ferdinand, Rio G. 07-Nov-1978 23 D Leeds United AFC 19 0 1997-active
6-Southgate, Gareth 03-Sep-1970 31 D

Middlesbrough FC

44 1 1995-active
7- Beckham, David R.J. 02-May-1975 26 M

Manchester United FC

47 6 1996-active
8-Scholes, Paul, sub off 86th min. 16-Nov-1974 26 M Manchester United FC 40 13 1997-2004
9-Phillips, Kevin M., sub off 58th min. 25-Jul-1973 28 F

Sunderland AFC

7 0 1999-2002
10-Heskey, Emile W.I., sub off 58th min. 11-Jan-1978 23 F

Liverpool FC

20 3 1999-active
11-Sinclair, Trevor L., sub off 58th min. 02-Mar-1973 28 M West Ham United FC 1 0 2001-2003

England Substitutes

Player Birthdate Age Pos Club App G Career
15-Mills, Daniel B., sub on 58th min. for G Neville 18-May-1977 24 D Leeds United AFC 3 0 2001-2004
17-Sheringham, Edward P., sub on 58th min. for Heskey 02-Apr-1966 35 F Tottenham Hotspur FC 43 11 1993-2002
19-Murphy, Daniel B., sub on 58th min. for Butt 18-Mar-1977 24 M Liverpool FC 1 0 2001-2003
21-Anderton, Darren R., sub on 58th min. for Phillips 03-Mar-1972 29 M Tottenham Hotspur FC 30 7 1994-2001
23-Fowler, Robert B. sub on 58th min. for Sinclair 09-Apr-1975 26 F

Liverpool FC

22 5 1996-active
12-Neville, Philip J., sub on 86th min. for Carragher 21-Jan-1977 24 D Manchester United FC 34 0 1996-active
20-Lampard, Frank J., sub on 86th min. for Scholes 20-Jun-1978 23 M Chelsea FC 4 0 1999-active


Martyn -
G Neville (Mills), Ferdinand, Southgate, Carragher (P Neville) -
Beckham, Butt (Murphy), Scholes (Lampard), Sinclair (Fowler) -
Phillips (Anderton), Heskey (Sheringham).

Not Used:
13-Richard Wright, 14-Chris Powell, 16-Martin Keown, 18-Ugo Ehiogu, 22-Ian Walker, 24-Alan Smith.

Sweden Team


18th in FIFA ranking of 17 October 2001; 9th in Elo world ranking before this match and 8th after this match.

Colours: Yellow shirts with blue panel across the top of the shirt, blue shorts with yellow trim, yellow socks; made by Adidas.
Coach: Tommy S�derberg, 52, and Lars Lagerb�ck, 52, appointed joint-coaches in January 2000.
Captain: Johan Mj�llby.

Sweden Lineup

Player Birthdate Age Pos Club App G Career
1-Hedman, Magnus, sub off 46th min. 19-Mar-1973 28 G

Coventry City FC, England

41 0 1997-active
2-Andersson, Christoffer 22-Oct-1978 23 D Helsingborgs IF 11 0 -active
3-Svensson, Michael 25-Nov-1975 25 D ES Troyes Aube  Champagne, France 8 0 1999-active
4-Mj�llby, Johan, sub off 62nd min. 09-Feb-1971 30 D

The Celtic FC, Scotland

31 4 1997-active
5-Edman, Erik 11-Nov-1978 22 D SC Heerenveen, Netherlands 2 0 2001-active
6-Linderoth, Tobias, sub off 46th min. 21-Apr-1979 22 M Stab�k Fotball JF, Norway 16 1 1999-active
7-Alexandersson, Niclas, sub off 84th min. 29-Dec-1971 29 M

Everton FC, England

55 6 1993-active
8- Mild, H�kan 14-Jun-1971 30 M IFK G�teborg 74 8 -active
9-Svensson, Magnus, sub off 46th min. 10-Mar-1969 32 M Br�ndby IF, Denmark 23 1 1996-active
10-Allb�ck, Marcus 05-Jul-1973 28 F SC Heerenveen, Netherlands 14 7 1996-active
11-Ibrahimovic, Zlatan, sub off 74th min. 03-Oct-1981 20 F AFC Ajax, Netherlands 5 1 2001-active

Sweden Substitutes

Player Birthdate Age Pos Club App G Career
15-Andersson, Daniel, sub on 46th min. for Linderoth 28-Aug-1977 24 F AC Venezia 1907, Italy 34 0 1997-active
12-Kihlstedt, Magnus, sub on 46th min. 29-Feb-1972 29 G FC K�benhavn, Denmark 11 0 1998-active
17-Svensson, Anders, sub on 46th min. for Magnus Svensson 17-Jul-1976 25 D Southampton FC, England 22 6 1999-active
14-Jakobsson, Andreas, sub on 62nd min. for Mj�llby 06-Oct-1972 29 D FC Hansa Rostock, Germany 11 0 1996-active
19-Osmanovski, Yksel, sub on 74th min. for Ibrahimovic 24-Feb-1977 24 F Torino Calcio, Italy 14 2 -active
18-S�derstr�m, Fredrik, sub on 84th min. for Alexandersson 30-Jan-1973 28 M FC Porto, Portugal 4 0 -active


Hedman (Kihlstedt) -
C Andersson, Ml Svensson, Mj�llby (Jakobsson), Edman -
Alexandersson (S�derstr�m), Linderoth (D Andersson), Mild, Ms Svensson (A Svensson) -
Ibrahimovic (Osmanovski), Allback.

Not Used:
13-Karl Corneliusson, 16-Jeffrey Aubynn, 20-Stefan Selakovic.

Match Report




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