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Season 1946-47
Overseas Tour
233 18 May 1947 - Switzerland 1 England 0 [1-0]
Hardturm Sportplatz, Zürich (30,000)
Fatton AL
234 25 May 1947 - Portugal 0 England 10 [0-5]
Estádio Nacional, Jamor, Lisboa (62,000)
Lawton (4), Mortensen (4), Finney, Matthews AW
Season 1947-48
Italian F.A. 50th Anniversary Friendly   
240 16 May 1948 - Italy 0 England 4 [0-2]
Stadio Comunale di Torino, Torino
(58,000)
Mortensen, Finney (2), Lawton AW
Season 1948-49
Friendly  
241 26 September 1948 - Denmark 0 England 0 [0-0]
Idrætsparken, København (41,000)
  AD
End-of-Season Tour
248 22 May 1949 - France 1 England 3 [1-2]
Stade Olympique Yves-du-Manoir, Colombes, Paris (61,500)
Moreel
Morris (2), Wright
AW
Season 1949-50
254 14 May 1950 - Portugal 3 England 5 [0-3]
Estádio Nacional, Jamor, Lisboa (70,000)
David (2), Vasquez
Finney (4),
Mortensen
AW
World Cup Finals in Brazil
256 25 June 1950 - England 2 Chile 0 [1-0]
Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro

(official: 29,703 - estimated: 50,000)
Mortensen, Mannion NW
258 2 July 1950 - Spain 1 England 0 [0-0]
Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro
(74,462)
Zarraonandia NL
Season 1951-52
End-of-Season Tour
270 18 May 1952 - Italy 1 England 1 [0-1]
Stadio Comunale di Firenze, Firenze
(93,000)
Amadei
Broadis
AD
271 25 May 1952 - Austria 2 England 3 [2-2]
Praterstadion, Wien (65,500)
Huber, Dienst
Lofthouse (2), Sewell
AW
Season 1952-53
277 17 May 1953 - Argentina 0 England 0
Estadio Monumental, Nuñez, Buenos Aires (85,000)
   AabD

Suspended after 21 minutes because of a torrential rainstorm. Abandoned after 36 minutes. Officially void and recorded as a scoreless draw, because caps were awarded to the eleven England players.

278 24 May 1953 - Chile 1 England 2 [0-0]
Estadio Nacional de Chile, Ñuñoa, Santiago (70,000)
Rojas
Taylor, Lofthouse
AW
279 31 May 1953 - Uruguay 2 England 1 [1-0]
Estadio Centenario, Montevideo (80,000)
Abbadie, Miguez
Taylor
AL
Season 1953-54
286 16 May 1954 - Yugoslavia 1 England 0 [0-0]
Stadion Jugoslovenska Narodna Armija, Beograd
(59,000)
Mitić AL
287 23 May 1954 - Hungary 7 England 1 [3-0]
Népstadion, Budapest (92,000)
Lantos, Puskás (2), Kocsis (2), Toth, Hidegkuti
Broadis
AL
World Cup Finals in Switzerland
289 20 June 1954 - England 2 Switzerland 0 [1-0]
Wankdorfstadion, Bern (43,500/60,000)
Mullen, Wilshaw NW
Season 1954-55
End-of-Season European Tour
295 15 May 1955 - France 1 England 0 [1-0]
Stade Olympique Yves-du-Manoir, Colombes, Paris (54,696/750)
Kopa (pen) AL
297 22 May 1955 - Portugal 3 England 1 [1-1]
Estádio do Futebol Clube do Porto, Oporto
(55,000)
Águas (2), Fonseca
Bentley
AL
Season 1955-56
British Exhibition Friendly  
298 2 October 1955 - Denmark 1 England 5 [0-3]
Idrætsparken, København (53,000/55,000)
Lundberg
Revie (2 (1 pen)), Lofthouse (2), Bradford
AW
End-of-Season Scandinavian/European Tour
305 20 May 1956 - Finland 1 England 5 [1-3]
Olympiastadion, Helsinki (20,250)
Forsgren
Wilshaw, Haynes, Astall, Lofthouse (2)
AW
Season 1956-57
World Cup Preliminaries
314 19 May 1957 - Republic of Ireland 1 England 1 [1-0]
Dalymount Park, Phibsborough, Dublin
(47,000)
Ringstead
Atyeo
AD
Season 1957-58
End-of-Season East-European Pre-World Cup Tour
320 11 May 1958 - Yugoslavia 5 England 0 [1-0]
Stad
ion Jugoslovenska Narodna Armija, Beograd (58,000)
Milutinović, Petaković (3), Veselinović AL
321 18 May 1958 - USSR 1 England 1 [0-1]
Lenin Stadium, Moskva
(105,000)
Ivanov
Kevan
AD
World Cup Finals in Sweden
322 8 June 1958 - England 2 USSR 2 [0-1]
Nya Ullevi Stadion, Heden, Göteborg (49,348)
Kevan, Finney (pen)
Simonian, A.Ivanov
ND
324 15 June 1958 - England 2 Austria 2 [1-0]
Ryavallen Stadi
on,
Borås (16,800)
Haynes, Kevan
Koller
, Körner
ND
England's first goal was England's 50th on a Sunday.
End-of-season American Tour
332 17 May 1959 - Peru 4 England 1 [2-0]
Estadio Nacional Coloso de José Díaz, Lima (54,000)
Seminario (3), Joya
Greaves
AL
333 24 May 1959 - Mexico 2 England 1 [1-1]
Estadio Olímpico Universitario, Ciudad Universitaria, ciudad de México (82,000)
Cardenas, Reyes
Kevan
AL
Season 1959-60
End-of-Season East-European Tour
340 15 May 1960 - Spain 3 England 0 [1-0]
El Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Chamartín, Madrid (77,000)
Peirò, E.Martinez (2) AL
341 22 May 1960 - Hungary 2 England 0 [0-0]
Népstadion, Budapest (90,000)
Albert (2) AL
Season 1960-61
World Cup Preliminary
348 21 May 1961 - Portugal 1 England 1 [0-0]
Estádio Nacional, Jamor, Lisboa (65,000)
Águas
Flowers
AD

Season 1961-62

South American Pre-World Cup Tour
358 20 May 1962 - Peru 0 England 4 [0-4]
Estadio Nacional Coloso de José Díaz, Lima (32,565)
Flowers (pen), Greaves (3) AW
Grimaldo
World Cup Finals in Chile
362 10 June 1962 - Brazil 3 England 1 [1-1]
Estadio Municipal, Viña del Mar (17,736)
Garrincha (2), Vavá
Hitchens
NL

Season 1962-63

End-of-Season European Tour
370 2 June 1963 - GDR 1 England 2 [1-1]
Zentralstadion, Leipzig (85,000)
P.Ducke
Hunt, R.Charlton
AW

Season 1963-64

377 17 May 1964 - Portugal 3 England 4 [1-2]
Estádio Nacional, Jamor, Lisboa (40,000)
Torres (2), Eusébio
R.Charlton, J.Byrne (3)
AW
378 24 May 1964 - Republic of Ireland 1 England 3 [1-2]
Dalymount Park, Phibsborough, Dublin (45,000)
Strahan
Eastham, J.Byrne, Greaves
AW

Season 1964-65

End-of-Season European Tour
389 9 May 1965 - Yugoslavia 1 England 1 [1-1]
Stadion Crvena zvezda, Beograd (60,000/70,000)
Kovačević
Bridges
AD
391 16 May 1965 - Sweden 1 England 2 [1-1]
Nya Ullevi Stadion, Heden, Göteborg (18,000/975)
Eriksson
Ball, Connelly
AW

Season 1965-66

Tour of Scandinavia and Eastern Europe  
400 26 June 1966 - Finland 0 England 3 [0-2]
Olympiastadion, Helsinki (12,899/13,000)
Peters, Hunt, J.Charlton AW
402 3 July 1966 - Denmark 0 England 2 [0-1]
Idrætsparken, København (32,000)
J.Charlton, Eastham AW

Season 1968-69

Tour of Central/South America  
433 1 June 1969 - Mexico 0 England 0 [0-0]
Estadio Azteca, Santa Úrsula, ciudad de México
(105,000)
  AD
434 8 June 1969 - Uruguay 1 England 2 [0-1]
Estadio Centenario, Montevideo (54,161 to 70,000)
Cubilla
Lee, Hurst
AW

Season 1969-70

Pre-World Cup Friendlies  
444 24 May 1970 - Ecuador 0 England 2 [0-1]
Estadio Olímpico Atahualpa, Quito (29,706)
Lee, Kidd AW
World Cup Finals in Mexico  
446 7 June 1970 - Brazil 1 England 0 [0-0]
Estadio Jalisco, Guadalajara (709,950)
Jairzinho NL
448 14 June 1970 - West Germany 3 England 2 [0-1] AET [2-2]
Estado de Guanajuato, León (23,357)
Beckenbauer, Seeler, Müller
Mullery, Peters
NL
Season 1972-73
Friendly
471 27 May 1973 - Czechoslovakia 1 England 1 [0-0]
Stadión Letná, Milady Horákové, Praha (22,000)
Novák
Clarke
AD
473 10 June 1973 - USSR 1 England 2 [0-1]
Central V.I. Lenin Stadium, Moskva (80,000)
Muntian (pen)
Chivers, Khurtzilava OG
AW
Season 1974-75
European Championship Preliminary
490 11 May 1975 - Cyprus 0 England 1 [0-1]
Tsirion Athletic Centre, Limassol (15,708 to 21,000)
Keegan AW
Season 1975-76
USA Bicentennial Cup
501 23 May 1976 - Brazil 1 England 0 [1-0]
LA Memorial Coliseum, Exposition Park, Los Angeles (32,495)
Roberto NL
World Cup Preliminary
503 13 June 1976 - Finland 1 England 4 [1-2]
Olympiastadion, Helsinki (24,336)
Paatelainen
Pearson, Keegan (2),
Channon
AW
Season 1976-77
Tour of South America
513 12 June 1977 - Argentina 1 England 1 [1-1]
Estadio Camilo Cichero, La Boca, Buenos Aires (60,000)
Bertoni
Pearson
AD

Bertoni Cherry

Season 1978-79
Friendlies
532 10 June 1979 - Sweden 0 England 0 [0-0]
Råsunda Fotbollstadion, Solna kommun, Stockholms län (35,691)
  AD
Season 1979-80
European Championship Finals in Italy
545 15 June 1980 - England 0 Italy 1 [0-1]
Stadio Comunale di Torino, Torino (56,649/59,649)
Tardelli AL
Season 1981-82
World Cup Finals in Spain
566 20 June 1982 - England 2 Czechoslovakia 0 [0-0]
Estadio San Mamés, Bilbao (38,000/44,182)
T.Francis, Barmoš OG NW
Season 1982-83
Tour of Australia
579 12 June 1983 - Australia 0 England 0 [0-0]
Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park, Sydney (28,000)
  AD
50th match played on a Sunday
580 15 June 1983 - Australia 0 England 1 [0-0]
Lang Park, Milton, Brisbane (10,000 to <16,000)
Walsh AW
Season 1983-84
Tour of South America
590 10 June 1984 - Brazil 0 England 2 [0-1]
Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro (56,126/65,000)
J.Barnes, Hateley AW
592 17 June 1984 - Chile 0 England 0 [0-0]
Estadio Nacional de Chile, Ñ
uñoa, Santiago
(9,876)
  AD
Season 1984-85
Ciudad de Mexico Cup and Azteca2000
602 9 June 1985 - Mexico 1 England 0 [1-0]
Estadio Azteca, Santa Úrsula, ciudad de México (15,000/18,000)
Flores AL
Friendly
604 16 June 1985 - USA 0 England 5 [0-2]
LA Memorial Coliseum, Exposition Park, Los Angeles (10,145)
Lineker (2), K.Dixon (2), Steven AW
England's fifth goal was their 100th overall goal on a Sunday
Season 1985-86
World Cup Finals in Mexico
618 22 June 1986 - Argentina 2 England 1 [0-0]
Estadio Azteca, Santa Úrsula, ciudad de México (114,580)
Maradona (2)
Lineker
NL
Season 1987-88
European Championship Finals in West Germany
636 12 June 1988 - England 0 Republic of Ireland 1 [0-1]
Neckarstadion, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg (53,000/55,500)
Houghton NL
Season 1989-90
World Cup Finals in Italy
662 1 July 1990 - Cameroon 2 England 3 [0-1] AET [2-2]
Stadio San Paolo, Fuorigrotta, Napoli
, Campania (45,000/55,205)
Kunde (pen), Ekeke
Platt, Lineker (2 pens)
NW
Season 1991-92
Friendly  
684 17 May 1992 - England 1 Brazil 1 [0-1]
Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London (53,428)
Platt
Bebeto
HD
This, the 59th match held on a Sunday, is the first to be held at home.
European Championship Finals in Sweden
686 11 June 1992 - Denmark 0 England 0 [0-0]
Malmö Stadion, Malmöt
(26,385)
  ND
Season 1992-93
U.S. Cup
698 13 June 1993 - England 1 Brazil 1 [0-0]
Robert F. Kennedy Stadium, Washington, D.C.
(54,118)
Platt
Márcio Santos
ND
Season 1993-94
Friendly  
705 22 May 1994 - England 0 Norway 0 [0-0]
Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London (64,327)
  HD
Season 1994-95
Umbro Cup
713 11 June 1995 - England 1 Brazil 3 [1-0]
Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London (67,318)
Le Saux
Juninho, Ronaldo, Edmundo
HL
Season 1996-97
World Cup Preliminary
727 1 September 1996 - Moldova 0 England 3 [0-2]
Stadionul Republican, Chişinău
(9,500)
Barmby, Gascoigne, Shearer AW
Season 1999-2000
Friendlies
762 10 October 1999 - England 2 Belgium 1 [1-1]
Stadium of Light, Sunderland (40,897)
Shearer, Redknapp
Strupar
HW
Season 2001-02
790 26 May 2002 - England 2 Cameroon 2 [1-1]
Kobe Universiade Memorial Stadium, Kobe City, Japan (36,424)
Vassell, Fowler
Eto'o, Geremi
ND
World Cup Finals in Japan & Korea
791 2 June 2002 - England 1 Sweden 1 [1-0]
Saitama Sutajiamu Niimarumarunii, Saitama-shi (62,561)
Campbell
Alexandersson
ND
Season 2003-04
Friendly
809 16 November 2003 - England 2 Denmark 3 [2-2]
Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester (64,159)
Rooney, J.Cole
Jørgensen (2 (1 pen), Tomasson
HL
European Championship Finals in Portugal
814 13 June 2004 - France 2 England 1 [0-1]
Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, Bairro Dona Leonor, Lisboa (62,487/64,000)
Lampard
Zidane (2 (1 pen))
NL
Season 2005-06
World Cup Finals in Germany
841 25 June 2006 - England 1 Ecuador 0 [0-0]
Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Wasen, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg (52,000)
Beckham NW
Season 2007-08
Friendlies  
864 1 June 2008 - Trinidad & Tobago 0 England 3 [0-2]
Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain (25,001)
Barry, Defoe (2) AW
Season 2009-10
884 30 May 2010 - Japan 1 England 2 [1-0]
UPC-Arena, Liebenau, Graz, Styria, Austria (15,326)
Tanaka
Tanaka OG, Nakazawa OG
NW
World Cup Finals in South Africa
888 27 June 2010 -  Germany 4 England 1 [2-1]
Vodacom Park, Willows, Bloemfontein, Manguang, Vrystaat (40,510)
Klose, Podolski, Müller (2)
Upson
NL
Season 2011-12
European Championship Finals in Poland/Ukraine  
909 24 June 2012England 0 Italy 0 [0-0]
AET
[0-0] & Penalties [2-4]

Natsional'nyî Sportyvnyî Kompleks, Pechersk, Kyiv (56,500)
  ND
Season 2012-13
Friendly - FA 150th Year Anniversary  
920 2 June 2013 - Brazil 2 England 2 [0-0]
Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro (57,280/66,015)
Fred, Paulinho
Oxlade-Chamberlain, Rooney
AD
England's Record on Sunday
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 5 1 2 2 6 8 -2 1 1 1.20 1.60 40.0 -1
Away 52 25 14 13 97 60 +41 14 18 1.865 1.154 61.5 +12
Neutral 22 6 7 9 26 29 -3 6 6 1.182 1.318 43.2 -3
Total 79 32 23 24 129 91 +36 19 25 1.633 1.152 55.1 +8

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