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England details England goals scored

1872 1 England match; 0 goals   

1873

20
William Kenyon-Slaney
 Wanderers & Old Etonians
CF   1 2   45   (2) 8 March 1873 4-2 vs. Scotland (1) 25 196 60 min
2 England matches; 3 goalscorers (all new) 4 goals

1874

27
Robert Kingsford
 Wanderers & Old Malburians & Crystal Palace
F   1 1   90   7 March 1874 1-2 vs. Scotland (1) 24 94   
1 England match; 1 goal (new) 1 goal

1875

25


31
Charles Wollaston
 Wanderers & Lancing Old Boys & Clapham Rovers
Charlie Alcock
 Wanderers
F   1 1   90   6 March 1875 2-2 vs. Scotland (2) 25 218   
F   1   90   (capt) 6 March 1875 2-2 vs. Scotland (1) 32 94  
1 England match; 2 goals (both new) 1 goal

1876 1 England match; 0 goals   

1877

46
Alf Lyttelton
 Cambridge University & Old Etonians
F   1 1   90   3 March 1877 1-3 vs. Scotland (1) 20 24   
1 England match; 1 goal (new) 1 goal

1878

55

42
John Wylie
 Wanderers & Sheffield
Arthur Cursham
 Notts County
F   1 1   90   2 March 1878 2-7 vs. Scotland (1) 23 ?   
F   1   90   (capt) 2 March 1878 2-7 vs. Scotland (3) 24 353  
1 England match; 2 goals (both new) 2 goals

1879

69
Charlie Bambridge
 Swifts
IL   1 2   45   (2) 5 April 1879 5-4 vs. Scotland (1) 20 249 35 min
2 England matches; 5 goalscorers (all new) 7 goals 1

1880

68
Francis Sparks
 Herts Rangers & Clapham Rovers
F   2 3   60   13 March 1880 4-5 vs. Scotland (2)
(capt) (2) 15 March 1880 3-2 vs. Wales (3)
24 253
24 255
3 days
2 England matches; 4 goalscorers (one new) 7 goals 1

1881

69
Charlie Bambridge
 Swifts
IL   1 1   90   12 March 1881 1-6 vs. Scotland (3) 22 225  
2 England matches; 1 goalscorer 1 goal

1882

96
Howard Vaughton
 Aston Villa
IL
CF
  3 6   30 1ht (5) 18 February 1882 13-0 vs. Ireland (1)
11 March 1882 1-5 vs. Scotland (2)
21 40
21 61
21 days
3 England matches; 7 goalscorers (five new) 17 goals

1883

79
Clement Mitchell
 Upton Park & Corinthians
IL
CF
  2 4   45 1ht (3) 3 February 1883 5-0 vs. Wales (3)
10 March 1883 2-3 vs. Scotland (4)
20 348
21 18
35 days
3 England matches; 7 goalscorers (six new) 14 goals

1884

69

78
Charlie Bambridge
 Swifts
Harry Cursham

 Notts County & Corinthians
IL   3 3 3 85 1ht (3) 23 February 1884 9-1 vs. Ireland (8) 25 208 ?
OL   1 3 30 1ht (3) 23 February 1884 9-1 vs. Ireland (8) 24 88 55 min
3 England matches; 7 goalscorers (five new) 12 goals

1885

69
Charlie Bambridge
 Swifts
OL   3 2 2 135   28 February 1885 4-0 vs. Ireland (11)
21 March 1885 1-1 vs. Scotland (13)
26 213
26 234
21 days
3 England matches; 4 goalscorers (two new) 6 goals 1

1886

115
Ben Spilsbury
 Cambridge University & Derby County & Corinthians
IL   2 4 4 45 1ht (4) 13 March 1886 6-1 vs. Ireland (2) 21 224 ?
3 England matches; 5 goalscorers (four new) 10 goals

1887

131
Tinsley Lindley
 Nottingham Forest & Cambridge University & Corinthians
CF   3 6 6 45 1ht (3) 5 February 1887 7-0 vs. Ireland (4)
(2) 26 February 1887 4-0 vs. Wales (5)
19 March 1887 2-3 vs. Scotland 3 (6)
21 101
21 122
21 143
42 days
3 England matches; 4 goalscorers (one new) 13 goals 1

1888

130
Fred Dewhurst
 Preston North End & Corinthians
IL
IL
IR
3 6 6 45 1ht (3) 4 February 1888 5-1 vs. Wales (6)
(2) 17 March 1888 5-0 vs. Scotland (7)
7 April 1888 5-1 vs
. Ireland (8)
24 50
24 92
24 113
63 days
3 England matches; 6 goalscorers (four new) 15 goals

1889

165
Jack Yates
 Burnley
OL   1 3 3 30 1ht (3) 2 March 1889 6-1 vs. Ireland (1) 28 58 ?
3 England matches; 8 goalscorers (six new) 12 goals
possibly also John Goodall and/or Billy Bassett and/or Davie Weir, who scored at least one each, possibly two

1890

172
Fred Geary
 Everton
IL   1 2-5 2-5 18-45 1ht (2-5) 15 March 1890 9-1 vs. Ireland (1) 22 51 ?
3 England matches; 9 goalscorers (7 new) 13 goals
possibly also Nat Walton and Bill Townley, who scored at least one each, possibly two, even three

1891

131


145

131
Tinsley Lindley
 Nottingham Forest & Corinthians
Edgar Chadwick
 Everton
John Goodall
 Derby County
CF 1 2 2 45 (capt) (2) 7 March 1891 6-1 vs. Ireland (13) 25 131 23 min
IL   2 90   7 March 1891 4-1 vs. Wales (1)
4 April 1891 2-1 vs. Scotland (2)
21 266
21 294
28 days
IR   2 90   (capt) 7 March 1891 4-1 vs. Wales (5)
4 April 1891 2-1 vs. Scotland (6)
27 261
27 289
28 days
3 England matches; 9 goalscorers (five new) 12 goals

1892

164

131
Harry Daft
 Notts County & Corinthians
John Goodall
 Derby County
IL   1 2 2 45   (2) 25 March 1892 2-0 vs. Ireland (5) 25 335 3 min
IR   1 45   (2) 2 April 1892 4-1 vs. Scotland (7) 28 288 12 min
3 England matches; 6 goalscorers (one new) 8 goals

1893

209
Fred Spiksley
 Wednesday
IL   2 6 6 45 2ht (3) 13 March 1893 6-0 vs. Wales (1)
(3) 1 April 1893 5-2 vs. Scotland (2)
23 47
23 66
19 days
3 England matches; 10 goalscorers (six new) 17 goals

1894

216
John Veitch
 Old Westminsters & Corinthians
IL   1 3 3 30 1ht (3) 12 March 1894 5-1 vs. Wales (1) 24 236 50 min
3 England matches; 6 goalscorers (two new) 9 goals 1

1895

220
Steve Bloomer
 Derby County
CF
IR
  2 3 3 60   (2) 9 March 1895 9-0 vs. Ireland (1)
6 April 1895
3-0 vs. Scotland (2)
21 48
21 76
28 days
3 England matches; 7 goalscorers (three new) 13 goals 2

1896

220
Steve Bloomer
 Derby County
IR   2 6 6 30 1ht 7 March 1896 2-0 vs. Ireland (3)
(5) 16 March 1896 9-1 vs. Wales (4)
22 47
22 56
9 days
3 England matches; 4 goalscorers 12 goals

1897

220
Steve Bloomer
 Derby County
IR   3 4 4 68   (2) 20 February 1897 6-0 vs. Ireland 0 (5)
29 March 1897 4-0 vs. Wales (6)
3 April 1897 1-2 vs. Scotland (7)
23 31
23 68
23 73
42 days
3 England matches; 5 goalscorers (four new) 11 goals

1898

232
Fred Wheldon
 Aston Villa
IL   1 3 3 30 1ht (3) 20 February 1897 6-0 vs. Ireland (1) 27 111 28 min
3 England matches; 5 goalscorers (one new) 9 goals

1899

204
Gilbert Smith
 Oxford University, Old Carthusians & Corinthians
IL   3 5 3 30 1ht (4) 18 February 1899 13-2 vs. Ireland (14)
6 April 1899 2-1 vs. Scotland (16)
26 85
26 132
47 days
3 England matches; 7 goalscorers (three new) 19 goals

  

1900-14
Year Player goals scored games played Eng. goals scored Eng. games played Different
scorers (new)
 
1900 Steve Bloomer,
Charlie Sagar,
Geoffrey Wilson
& one own goal
1 1
1
2
4 3 4 (3) ( 1)
1901 Steve Bloomer 5 2 11 3 6 (4)
1902 Jimmy Settle 2 2 3 3 2 (1)
1903 Vivian Woodward 4 3 7 3 4 (4)
1904 Alf Common &
Joe Bache
2 2
2
6 3 4 (2)
1905 Vivian Woodward 2 3 5 3 4 (1)
1906 Dicky Bond &
Sammy Day
2 3
3
7 3 5 (4)
1907 Steve Bloomer,
Harold Hardman &
Jimmy Stewart
1 1
2
2
3 3 3 (2)
1908 George Hilsdon 12 6 39 7 8 (7)
1909 Vivian Woodward 10 5 28 6 9 (5) ( 1)
1910 Andy Ducat &
Harold Fleming
1 3
2
2 3 2 (1)
1911 Vivian Woodward 2 1 6 3 5 (2)
1912 Harold Fleming &
George Holley
3 1
3
9 3 4 (1)
1913 Harry Hampton 2 2 6 3 5 (4)
1914 Harold Fleming,
Joe Smith &
Billy Wedlock
1 1
2
1
3 3 3 (1)

  

1919-39
Year Player goals scored games played Eng. goals scored Eng. games played Different
scorers (new)
 
1919 Jack Cock 1 1 1 1 1 (1)
1920 Bob Kelly 3   8 3  
1921 Charlie Buchan,
Harry Chambers &
Billy Kirton
1   3 4  
1922 Harry Chambers 2   3 3  
1923 Ken Hegan 4 4 24 8  
Hegan may have scored only three goals
1924 Billy Walker 4   12 5  
1925 Frank Roberts 2   5 4  
1926 Frank Osborne 3   9 4  
1927 Billy Dean 12   26 7  
Dean possibly only scored eleven
1928 Billy Dean 5   14 5  
1929 George Camsell 11   21 6  
1930 Joe Bradford &
Jimmy Hampson
3   17 5  
1931 Jack Smith 4 3 22 6  
1932 Bobby Barclay,
Sammy Crooks &
Jimmy Hampson
2   8 4  
1933 Cliff Bastin &
Eric Brook
3   14 6  
1934 Eric Brook &
Sam Tilson
4   12 5  
1935 Cliff Bastin 3   9 5  
1936 George Camsell &
Ted Drake
3   15 7  
1937 Fred Steele 8   31 7  
1938 George Hall 6   27 8  
1939 Tommy Lawton 2   7 4  

 

1946-2014
Year Player goals scored games played Eng. goals scored Eng. games played Different
scorers (new)
 
1946 Tommy Lawton &
Wilf Mannion
6        
1947 Tommy Lawton &
Stan Mortensen
9        
1948 Stan Mortensen 5        
1949 Jack Rowley 5        
1950 Eddie Bailey &
Tom Finney
4        
1951 Jackie Milburn &
Nat Lofthouse
3        
1952 Nat Lofthouse 9        
1953 Nat Lofthouse 6        
1954 Roy Bentley 4        
1955 Dennis Wilshaw 6        
1956 Tommy Taylor 7        
1957 Tommy Taylor 7        
1958 Bobby Charlton 6        
1959 Bobby Charlton 6        
1960 Jimmy Greaves 9        
1961 Bobby Charlton 6        
1962 Ron Flowers &
Jimmy Greaves
(Flowers 5 pens)
6        
1963 Jimmy Greaves 8        
1964 Jimmy Greaves 6        
1965 Jimmy Greaves,
Joe Baker,
Bobby Charlton &
John Connelly
2        
1966 Roger Hunt 8        
1967 Alan Ball 3        
1968 Bobby Charlton &
Martin Peters
3        
1969 Geoff Hurst 7
       
1970 Martin Peters 5        
1971 Martin Chivers 7        
1972 Colin Bell 2        
1973 Martin Chivers &
Allan Clarke
6        
1974 Mick Channon 4        
1975 Malcolm Macdonald 6        
1976 Mick Channon 6        
1977 Mick Channon 4        
1978 Kevin Keegan,
Bob Latchford &
Phil Neal
3        
1979 Kevin Keegan 5        
1980 Paul Mariner &
Tony Woodcock
4        
1981 Trevor Brooking 2        
1982 Trevor Brooking,
Bryan Robson &
Tony Woodcock
5   34    
1983 Bryan Robson 3   15    
1984 Bryan Robson & Tony Woodcock 5   18    
1985 Gary Lineker 5   19    
1986 Gary Lineker 9   25    
1987 Gary Lineker 9   20    
1988 Gary Lineker &
Tony Adams
3   9    
1989 Bryan Robson 4   17    
1990 Gary Lineker 8   20    
1991 Gary Lineker 9   19    
1992 David Platt 5   16    
1993 David Platt 8   23    
1994 David Platt 4   10    
1995 Darren Anderton,
David Platt &
Steve Stone
2   11    
1996 Alan Shearer 8   24    
1997 Ian Wright 4   17    
1998 Alan Shearer 6   18    
1999 Alan Shearer 6   15    
2000 Michael Owen 3 6 11    
2001 Michael Owen 6 8 24    
2002 Michael Owen 5 12 20    
2003 Michael Owen 5 9 20 11  
2004 Frank Lampard 6 13 28 14 10 (-) ( 3)
2005 Michael Owen 7 9 19 11 7 (-) ( 1)
2006 Peter Crouch 11 12 28 14 9 (-) ( 2)
2007 Michael Owen 4 12 21 12 12 (-) ( 1)
2008 Wayne Rooney 5 8 25 10 12 (-) ( 1)
2009 Wayne Rooney &
Frank Lampard
6 &
6
9
10
28 11 9 (0)
2010 Jermain Defoe &
Peter Crouch
4 7
6
21 12 10 (4) ( 2)
2011 Ashley Young 4 7 15 9 7 (3) ( 1)
2012 Danny Welbeck 5 11 25 13 14 (7)
2013 Wayne Rooney 5 10 27 12 11 (3) ( 2)
2014 Wayne Rooney 8 12 23 13 9 (0) ( 1)
2015 Wayne Rooney 5 8 23 10 10 (5) ( 2)
2016 Jamie Vardy 5 11 21 14 11 (5)
2017 Harry Kane 7 8 14 10 8 (1)
2018 Harry Kane 6 14 27 17 13 (6)
2019 Harry Kane 12 10 38 10 9 (5) ( 3)
2020 Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Mason Mount & Phil Foden 2        
2021 Dominic Calvert-Lewin & Harry Kane 2        

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