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1st October

England on
2nd October

3rd October
England On This Day
1870 Harry Chippendale born in Blackburn
1887 Eph Longworth born in Halliwell
1891 Archie Rawlings born in Leicester


1931
Andrew Amos dies in Southwark aged 68
1948
Trevor Brooking born in Barking



1908
Bob Evans signs for Sheffield United FC for £1100+
1922
Alf Strange signs for Portsmouth FC
1931
George Ashmore joins Chesterfield FC
1954 England's first meeting with Northern Ireland

 
Home International Championship
291 Saturday, 2 October 1954 -
Northern Ireland 0 England 2
[0-0]
Windsor Park, Belfast (59,000)
Haynes, Revie AW

   
1955 England's policy of one player from one club is used for only time
Bill Pease dies in Redcar aged 56

British Exhibition Friendly  
298 Sunday, 2 October 1955 - Denmark 1 England 5 [0-3]
Idrætsparken, København (>50,000)
Lundberg
Revie (2 (1 pen)), Lofthouse (2), Bradford
AW

  1956 private practice Wolves 3 England 2 at Lilleshall
1957
youth Netherlands 2 England 3 in Amsterdam
 UEFA Group 1 Denmark 0 Republic of Ireland 2
1965 England fail to score against Wales for first time since 1932

Home International Championship  
392 Saturday, 2 October 1965 - Wales 0 England 0 [0-0]
Ninian Park, Cardiff (35,000)
  AD

1966 Fred Titmuss dies in Plymouth aged 71


1972
Syd Puddefoot dies in Southend-on-Sea aged 75

1979 Michael Ball born in Crosby
1997 Tammy Abraham born in Camberwell

1968
under 23 Wales 1 England 3 at the Racecourse
1970 amateur ch'ship England 4 Northern Ireland 1



1998
England name squad for Bulgaria & Luxembourg
 
They also cancel next months match with Yugoslavia
2000
Finland name squad for Greece and England
2002
Slovakia name their squad for England
2005
England name squad for Austria & Poland
2007
Estonia name squad for England & Montenegro
2008 women Spain 2 England 2 in Zamora
2009 under 20 Uzbekistan 1 England 1 in Suez
2011
England name squad for Montenegro
 
Steve McClaren resigns as Nottingham Forest manager

2014 England to play Italy next March
 England name squad for San Marino and Estonia
2016
Gareth Southgate names his first squad
2017
Rickie Lambert retires from playing

Opposition On This Day
1865 Bobby Kelso (Scotland) born
1877 John Campbell (Scotland) born
1885 Frank Thompson (Ireland) born
1910 goalkeeper Aldo Olivieri (Italy) born
1928 Carlos Rojas (Chile) born
1957 official Lutz Michael Frohlich (Germany) born in Berlin
1959 Luis Fernandez (France) born in Spain
1963 Ceri Evans (New Zealand) born
1972 official Cyril Gringore (France) born in Riom
1975 Obeid Al-Dossary (Saudi Arabia) born
1976 Delio Toledo (Paraguay) born
1977 Carlos Bonet (Paraguay) born
1984 Humberto Mendoza (Colombia) born
1988 Jack Collison (Wales) born
1991 Roberto Firminho (Brazil) born
1992 goalkeeper Alisson Becker (Brazil) born
1993 Michy Batshuayi (Belgium) born

















2004 Jelle Goes (Estonia manager) appointed

  

England's Record on 2nd October
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away 3 2 1 0 7 1 +6 1 2 2.333 0.333 83.3 +2
Total 3 2 1 0 7 1 +6 1 2 2.333 0.333 83.3 +2
 

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