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  • England earned its 3rd consecutive victory

England vs South Africa international football match report

Date, kick-off time: Saturday, 24 May 1997, 18:00 (UTC+01:00)
National teams, score:
England
-
South Africa
2:1
Competition:International Friendly
Referee:Anders Frisk, Mölndal /
Sweden
Attendance, venue:52 676, Old Trafford, Manchester
Goals:1:0 (20') Rob Lee, 2:1 (76') Ian Wright
England national football team line-up in match Nr.733
Managed by team manager Glenn Hoddle
PlayerCapsAgeClub
Nigel Martyn   430Leeds United AFC, Leeds
Phil Neville   220Manchester United FC, Manchester
Stuart Pearce  Captain  7535Nottingham Forest FC, West Bridgford
Martin Keown   1330Arsenal FC, London
Gareth Southgate   1526Aston Villa FC, Birmingham
Graeme Le Saux   67' 1628Blackburn Rovers FC, Blackburn
67' David Beckham   622Manchester United FC, Manchester
Jamie Redknapp   57' 823Liverpool FC, Liverpool
57' David Batty   2328Newcastle United FC, Newcastle upon Tyne
Paul Gascoigne   90' 4729Rangers FC, Glasgow
90' Sol Campbell   622Tottenham Hotspur FC, London
Ian Wright   2433Arsenal FC, London
Teddy Sheringham   65' 2431Tottenham Hotspur FC, London
65' Paul Scholes   122Manchester United FC, Manchester
Rob Lee   80' 1031Newcastle United FC, Newcastle upon Tyne
80' Nicky Butt   222Manchester United FC, Manchester
Match stats
National teamPlayersAverage capsAverage ageClubsGoalsCautionsExpulsions
England1617.25027.52110200
Comments

pieterkooijman - posted 16.02.2011 09:29:34

Andre Arendse, Sizwe Motaung, Mark Fish,
Neil Torvey, Lucas Radebe, Theo Khumalo (77.Helman Mkhaele), Eric Tinkler (...)

Soproni Démon - posted 08.05.2011 20:12:48 - 1

Captain Lucas Radebe
Couch South Africa: Clive Barker

Soproni Démon - posted 05.04.2012 14:36:39 - 1

Cautions:
Moshoeu
Buthelezi 89’
(link: )

pieterkooijman - posted 05.04.2012 18:18:18

Yellow cards South Africa:
John Moshoeu
Linda Buthelezi (link: )

Soproni Démon - posted 24.04.2012 08:38:02 - 1

Yellow card:
South Africa: (...)

Chris010 - posted 26.02.2016 15:37:25

England substitutions:
(...)
England vs South Africa post-match head-to-head
PlayedWonDrawnLostGoalsPoints/Match
11002 - 12.000
England matches
Previous match:
1998 FIFA World Cup Qualification
England vs Georgia 2-0
London, Wednesday 30 April 1997
Next match:
1998 FIFA World Cup Qualification
Poland vs England 0-2
Chorzów, Saturday 31 May 1997
England top scorers
1. Bobby Charlton (1958 - 1970) - 49 goals
2. Gary Lineker (1985 - 1992) - 48 goals
3. Jimmy Greaves (1959 - 1967) - 44 goals
... Ian Wright (1993 - 1997) - 6 goals
... Rob Lee (1994 - 1997) - 2 goals
(correct as of May 24, 1997)
Brief match report
Sat. 24 May 1997
Old Trafford, Manchester
England 2-1 South Africa
Goals: Lee 20, Wright 76

England: Martyn, Neville, Pearce (c), Keown, Southgate, Le Saux (Beckham 67), Redknapp (Batty 57), Gascoigne (Campbell 90), Wright, Sheringham (Scholes 65), Lee (Butt 80). Managed by Hoddle.

Att: 52 676
Ref: Frisk (Sweden)

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