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16th November

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17th November

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England On This Day
1866 Thelwell Pike born in Weyhill
1896 Harry Chambers born in Willington Quay


1922
Jack Froggatt born in Sheffield


1913
George Utley signs for Sheffield United FC for £2000
1914
George Armitage joins the Territorial Army

1925
Gordon Hodgson signs for Liverpool FC
1927
Wales team chosen to face England
1928 Selection Committee's 130th match

Home International Championship
163 Saturday, 17 November 1928 - Wales 2 England 3 [0-2]
Vetch Field, Swansea
(22,000)
Fowler, Keenor
Hulme
(2), Hine
AW

  1930 Teams chosen for the England vs. Wales match
1933
Reg Osbourne signs for Folkestone FC
1937 Selection Committee's 180th match

Home International Championship  
213 Wednesday, 17 November 1937 -
England 2
Wales 1
[1-1]
Ayresome Park, Middlesbrough
(30,608)
Matthews, Hall
Perry
HW







1959
Terry Fenwick born in Seaham
1948 Home Championship Scotland 3 Ireland 2
1949 representative Cambridge University 1 FA XI 3
1952 Belgium team chosen to face England
 
Charlie Spencer appointed manager at York City FC
1954
practice match Aston Villa 4 England 2
1957 youth Luxembourg 0 England 4 at Stade Josy Barthel

1962
amateur championship England 3 Wales 2
1976 England return to Rome for first time since 1961

World Cup Preliminary match
506 Wednesday, 17 November 1976 - Italy 2 England 0 [1-0]
Stadio Olimpico, Roma (70,718)
Antognoni, Bettega AL

  1978 youth Spain 1 England 1 in Monaco
1980
B England 1 Australia A 0 at St. Andrew's
1981
under 21 England 2 Hungary 0 at the City Ground
1982 Bryan Robson's first captaincy

European Championship Preliminary match
572 Wednesday, 17 November 1982 -
Greece 0 England 3 [0-1]
Kaftanzoglio Stadio, Thessalonica (41,434 to 45,000)
Woodcock (2), S.Lee AW

  1992 under 21 England 0 Turkey 1 at Leyton
        under 19 England 2 Turkey 1 at Adams Park
        youth England 7 Switzerland 2 at Vale Park
1993 "Welcome to Bologna on Capital Gold for England versus San Marino with Tennent's Pilsner, brewed with Czechoslovakian yeast for that extra Pilsner taste and England are one down."
UEFA Group 2 Poland 1 Netherlands 3
under 21 San Marino 0 England 4 in Serravelle

World Cup Preliminary match  
702 Wednesday, 17 November 1993 -
San Marino 1 England 7 [1-3]
Stadio Renato Dall'Ara, Bologna
(2,378)
Gualtieri
Ince (2), I.Wright (4), L.Ferdinand
AW

  1994 youth England 0 Latvia 0 at Elm Park
 Ray Wilkins is appointed as QPR's player-manager
1998
under 21 England 0 Czech Republic 1 at Portman Rd
1999 Scotland's first win at Wembley since 1981
England up to eleventh in the rankings
Mark Walters released by Swindown Town FC

European Championship Preliminary - Play-off match
764 Wednesday, 17 November 1999 -
England 0
Scotland 1
[0-1]
Wembley Stadium, Wembley (75,848)
Hutchison HL

   
2004 The 75th penalty kick awarded agaibst England is saved
funeral of Emlyn Hughes at Sheffield Cathedral

Friendly match  
823 Wednesday, 17 November 2004 -
Spain 1 England 0 [1-0]
Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid (48,000)
Del Horno AL

  2007 UEFA Group E Andorra 0 Estonia 2, Israel 2 Russia 1 & FYR Macedonia 2 Croatia 0
2009
under 21 Lithuania 0 England 0 in Vilnius

        under 19 England 3 Turkey 1 at Glanford Park
2010 France win at Wembley for first time since 1999
England remain sixth in the rankings

Friendly match  
893 Wednesday, 17 November 2010 -
England
1
France 2 [0-1]
The National Stadium, Wembley (85,495)
Crouch
Benzema, Valbuena
HL

  2014 under 21 France 3 England 2 in Brest
        under 20 Portugal 1 England 1 in Coimbra
2015 Wayne Rooney scores in a record 41st match.

Friendly match  
950 Tuesday, 17 November 2015 - England 2 France 0 [1-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley
(71,223)
Alli, Rooney HW

  2018 under 19 Iceland 1 England 3 in Manavgat
2019 England's first visit to Kosovo
UEFA Group A Bulgaria 1 Czech Republic 0

European Championship preliminary match  
1001 Sunday, 17 November 2019 - Kosovo 0 England 4 [0-1]
Stadiumi Fadil Vokrri, Prishtinë (13,500)
Winks, Kane, Rashford, Mount AW


Opposition On This Day
1925 Ted Crossan (Ireland) born
1927 Virgílio (Portugal) born
1967 Thomas Libiih (Cameroon) born
1972 Ðovani Rosso (Croatia) born
1973 Bernd Schneider (Germany) born
1976 Ervin Skala (Albania) born
1980 official Goran Pataki (Croatia) born in Đakovo
1981 officials Ángel Nevado Rodríguez (Spain)
& Alexander Harkem (Austria) born
1986 Nani (Portugal) born
1989 Roman Zozulya (Ukraine) born
2000 Dylan Levitt (Wales) born
 

England's Record on 17th November
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 4 2 0 2 5 4 +1 1 1 1.25 1.00 50.0 =0
Away 6 4 0 2 17 6 +11 2 2 2.833 1.00 66.7 +2
Total 10 6 0 4 22 10 +12 3 2 2.20 1.00 60.0 +2

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