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25th October

England in
26th October

27th October
England On This Day


1877
Harry Hadley born in Barrow-in-Furness

1881 Tim Coleman born in Kettering
1862 John Brodie baptised in Wolverhampton
1863
the rules are formulated to form the FA


1920
Fred Mitchell signs pro with Preston North End FC
1928
David Mercer signs for Shirebrook FC
 Jack Hill joins Newcastle United FC for £8100
1929 Home Championship Wales 2 Scotland 4
1932 Home Championship Scotland 2 Wales 5
1938 England's first official match against a represenative side

  
FA 75th anniversary celebration match
220 Wednesday, 26 October 1938 -
England 3
Rest of Europe 0 [2-0]
Arsenal Stadium, Highbury
(40,185)
Hall, Lawton, Goulden HW


1959
Albert Read dies in Deptford aged 66
1949 representative FA XI 2 RAF 1 at Craven Cottage
1960 England score four past Spain for second match in a row at Wembley

Friendly match  
344 Wednesday, 26 October 1960 - England 4 Spain 2 [2-1]
Empire Stadium, Wembley
(80,000)
Greaves, Douglas, R.Smith (2)
Del Sol, Suárez
HW


1971
Steve Howey born in Sunderland

1972 David Fairhurst dies in Birmingham aged 66





2005
George Swindin (uncapped) dies aged 88
1966 amateur England 2 Austria 0 in Hendon


1983
UEFA Group 3 Hungary 1 Denmark 0
1988 youth England 5 Greece 0 at Prenton Park
1993
David Batty joins Blackburn Rovers FC for £2¾m
1997 youth Russia 2 England 1 in Moskva
2000 Stan Collymore signs for Bradford City AFC for free

Opposition On This Day
1900 Pierre Braine (Belgium) born
1901 Henri van Averbeke (Belgium) born
1913 Jean Capelle (Belgium) born
1962 Wilbert Suvrijn (Netherlands) born

1968 Robert Jarni (Croatia) born
1974 Janos Hrutka (Hungary) born
1975 Laurentiu Rosu (Romania) born
1980 Cristian Chivu (Romania) born
1983 Dmitri Sychev (Russia) born
1984 Adriano (Brazil) born
1986 Erik Jendrišek (Slovakia) born
1987 Ivelin Popov (Bulgaria) born
1994 Vladimir Jovović (Montenegro) born




1966
Zlatko Dalić (Croatia manager) born

   

England's Record on 26th October
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 2 2 0 0 7 2 +5 0 1 3.50 1.00 100.0 +2
Total 2 2 0 0 7 2 +5 0 1 3.50 1.00 100.0 +2
 

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