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24th October

England in
25th October

26th October
England On This Day

1916
Stan Cullis born in Ellesmere Port
1899 John Goodall joins New Brighton Tower FC
1919 Jack Cock equals the quickest goal scored (30 seconds)

 
Home International Championship
120 Saturday, 25 October 1919 - Ireland 1 England 1 [0-1]
Windsor Park, Belfast
(30,000)
Ferris
Cock
AD


1937
Wilf McGuinness born in Collyhurst
1930 Home Championship Scotland 1 Wales 1

1941
wartime England 2 Wales 1 at St. Andrews
1947
first ever youth England 4 Scotland 2 in Doncaster
1950 representative FA XI 6 RAF 1 at Craven Cottage
1955 Northern Ireland team chosen to face England
1956 youth England 2 Hungary 1 at Roker Park
1958 amateur England 2 South Africa 2 in High Wycombe
 Arthur Rowe appointed as Crystal Palace FC asst manager
1961 Portugal's first competitive visit to England

World Cup Preliminary match
353 Wednesday, 25 October 1961 -
England 2
Portugal 0 [2-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley (100,000)
Connelly, Pointer HW

1962 Steve Hodge born in Nottingham

1968 David Burrows (uncapped) born in Dudley
1962 Alf Ramsey appointed as the new England manager
1967
amateur W.Germany 0 Great Britain 2 in Augsburg
1978 England play in Dublin for first time in 14 years
UEFA Group 1 Northern Ireland 2 Denmark 1

European Championship Preliminary match  
525 Wednesday, 25 October 1978 -
Republic of Ireland 1 England 1 [1-1]
Lansdowne Road, Dublin (48,613 to 55,000)
Daly
Latchford
AD

1981 Shaun Wright-Phillips born in Greenwich
1982 Bill Eckersley dies in Blackburn aged 57





2012
John Connelly dies in Pendleside aged 74

1982
Colombia drop out of hosting the '86 World Cup Finals
1989
UEFA Group 2 Poland 0 Sweden 2
1994
England up to seventeenth in the rankings
2000 demolition of Wembley Stadium is delayed
 Jermain Defoe signs for AFC Bournemouth on loan
2008 Tony Adams appointed manager of Portsmouth FC

2015 Tim Sherwood sacked as Aston Villa FC manager
2018 England up to fifth in the rankings

Opposition On This Day
1872 David Storrier (Scotland) born
1905 Bobby McPhail (Scotland) born
1926 Egon Jónsson (Sweden) born
1931 Jimmy McIlroy (Northern Ireland) born
1959 official Fabrizio Babini (Italy)
& Oscar Aguirregaray (Uruguay) born
1961 John Sivebæk (Denmark) born
1964 Johan de Kock (Netherlands) born
1967 Gary Sundgren (Sweden) born
1975 official Bobby Madden (Scotland)
1976 Deon Burton (Jamaica) born in Reading
& Steve Jones (Northern Ireland) born
1986 Roger Espinoza (Honduras) born
1994 Jefferson Lerma (Colombia) born
1997 Federico Chiesa (Italy) born
 

  

England's Record on 25th October
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
Away 2 0 2 0 2 2 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
Total 3 1 2 0 4 2 +2 0 1 1.333 0.667 66.7 +1
 

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