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England National Football Team Match No. 790

England 2 Cameroon 2 [1-1]

Sunday, 26 May 2002

England Pre-Match

 

England Squad for the World Cup Finals and Friendly Matches Against South Korea & Cameroon May 2002
Player Birthdate Age Pos Club St Sub App G Cpt Dis
Beckham, David R.J. 02-May-1975 27 M Manchester United FC 46 3 49 6 13 1 E  6 C
Bridge, Wayne M. 05-Aug-1980 21 D Southampton FC 3 1 4 0 0 None
Brown, Wesley M. 13-Oct-1979 21 D Manchester United FC 2 3 5 0 0 None
Butt, Nicholas 21-Jan-1975 27 M Manchester United FC 10 8 18 0 0 None
Campbell, Sulzeer J. 18-Sep-1974 27 D Arsenal FC 42 3 45 0 2 4 C
Cole, Ashley 20-Dec-1980 21 D Arsenal FC 8 0 8 0 0 1 C
Cole, Joseph J. 08-Nov-1981 20 M West Ham United FC 0 5 5 0 0 None
Dyer, Kieron C. 29-Dec-1978 23 M Newcastle United FC 5 4 9 0 0 None
Ferdinand, Rio G. 07-Nov-1978 23 D Leeds United AFC 16 5 21 0 0 None
Fowler, Robert B. 09-Apr-1975 27 F Leeds United AFC 11 13 24 6 0 1 C
Gerrard, Steven G. 30-May-1980 21 M Liverpool FC 9 1 10 1 0 1 C

Steven Gerrard withdrew from the squad on 11 May, and replaced with Danny Murphy.

Hargreaves, Owen L. 20-Jan-1981 21 M FC Bayern München AG, Germany 2 3 5 0 0 None
Player Birthdate Age Pos Club St Sub App G Cpt Dis
Heskey, Emile W.I. 11-Jan-1978 24 F Liverpool FC 12 11 23 3 0 2 C
James, David B. 01-Aug-1970 31 G West Ham United FC 3 5 8 0 0 1 C
Keown, Martin R. 24-Jul-1966 35 D Arsenal FC 39 23 42 2 1 3 C
Martyn, A. Nigel 11-Aug-1966 35 G Leeds United AFC 18 4 22 0 0 None
Mills, Daniel J. 18-May-1977 24 D Leeds United AFC 2 4 6 0 0 None
Murphy, Daniel B. 18-Mar-1977 25 M Liverpool FC 1 3 4 1 0 None

Danny Murphy was named as a first reserve, called up when Steven Gerrard withdrew on 11 May.  A foot injury forced Murphy to withdraw on 22 May.

Owen, Michael J. 14-Dec-1979 22 F Liverpool FC 25 10 35 16 2 2 C
Scholes, Paul 16-Nov-1974 27 M Manchester United FC 41 2 43 13 0 1 E  9 C
Seaman, David A. 19-Sep-1963 38 G Arsenal FC 64 4 68 0 1 1 C
Sheringham, Edward P. 02-Apr-1966 36 F Tottenham Hotspur FC 30 16 46 11 0 2 C
Sinclair, Trevor L. 02-Mar-1973 29 M West Ham United FC 2 2 4 0 0 None

Trevor Sinclair was named as  a reserve to Kieron Dyer.  But an injury to Murphy ensured Sinclair was eventually called up on 22 May.

Southgate, Gareth 03-Sep-1970 31 D Middlesbrough FC 37 11 48 1 0 3 C
Vassell, Darius 13-Jun-1980 21 F Aston Villa FC 3 1 4 1 0 None

All information is complete and includes England's match against South Korea on 21 May 2002, the ninth of the 2001-02 season.

Notes

Saturday, 9 May 2002 - Sven-Göran Eriksson's picks a provisional 23-man squad for the World Cup Finals in South Korea/Japan.  It includes the injured David Beckham.

Monday, 11 May 2002 - An groin injury to Steven Gerrard in the final Premiership match of the season means Gerrard must withdraw from the squad, his place goes to reserve Danny Murphy.

Wednesday, 22 May 2002 - A foot injury to Danny Murphy towards the end of a training session means he will miss the World Cup.  Trevor Sinclair, originally placed on stand-by because of fears for Kieron Dyer's injury, is called up to replace Danny Murphy.  David Dunn and Alan Smith are placed on stand-by should they be required.

England Player Injuries Affecting The Matches Against Cameroon.

 

England Results
No. Date Opposition Venue Type F A Result H.T.
772 02-Sep-2000 France Stade de France,  Saint-Denis F 1 1 AD [0-0]
773 07-Oct-2000 Germany Empire Stadium, Wembley, London WCP 0 1 HL [0-1]
774 11-Oct-2000 Finland Olympiastadion, Helsinki WCP 0 0 AD [0-0]
775 15-Nov-2000 Italy Stadio delle Alpi, Torino F 0 1 AL [0-0]
776 28-Feb-2001 Spain Villa Park, Birmingham F 3 0 HW [1-0]
777 24-Mar-2001 Finland Anfield Road, Liverpool WCP 2 1 HW [1-1]
778 28-Mar-2001 Albania Stadiumi Kombetar Qemal Stafa, Tiranë WCP 3 1 AW [0-0]
779 25-May-2001 Mexico Pride Park Stadium, Derby F 4 0 HW [3-0]
780 06-Jun-2001 Greece Olympiako Stadio Athinas Spyros Louis, Athína WCP 2 0 AW [0-0]
781 15-Aug-2001 Netherlands White Hart Lane, Tottenham, London F 0 2 HL [0-2]
782 01-Sep-2001 Germany Olympiastadion, München WCP 5 1 AW [2-1]
783 05-Sep-2001 Albania St. James' Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne WCP 2 0 HW [1-0]
784 06-Oct-2001 Greece Old Trafford, Manchester WCP 2 2 HD [0-1]
785 10-Nov-2001 Sweden Old Trafford, Manchester F 1 1 HD [1-1]
786 13-Feb-2002 Netherlands Amsterdam ArenA, Amsterdam F 1 1 AD [0-1]
787 27-Mar-2002 Italy Elland Road, Leeds F 1 2 HL [0-0]
788 17-Apr-2002 Paraguay Anfield Road, Liverpool F 4 0 HW [1-0]
789 21-May-2002 South Korea Jeju World Cup Stadium, Seogwipo-si F 1 1 AD [1-0]

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