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Wales vs England international football match report

Date, kick-off time:
Saturday, 13 May 1978, 15:00 (UTC+01:00)
National teams, score:
Wales
1-3
England
Referee:
Malcolm Moffatt, Gilford /
Northern Ireland
Attendance, venue:
17 698, Ninian Park, Cardiff
Goals:
0-1 (8') Bob Latchford, 1-1 (57') Phil Dwyer, 1-2 (82') Tony Currie, 1-3 (89') Peter Barnes
Wales national team line-up in match Nr.341
Managed by team manager Mike Smith (England)
Player
Caps
Age
Club
21
30
Wrexham AFC, Wrexham
25
31
Birmingham City FC, Birmingham
16
23
Liverpool FC, Liverpool
36
28
Aston Villa FC, Birmingham
David Jones   70' 
7
26
Norwich City FC, Norwich
70' Gareth Davies  
2
28
Wrexham AFC, Wrexham
Terry Yorath  Captain  46' 
41
28
Coventry City FC, Coventry
46' John Mahoney  
37
31
Middlesbrough FC, Middlesbrough
5
21
Leeds United AFC, Leeds
25
22
Leeds United AFC, Leeds
11
24
Swansea City AFC, Swansea
2
24
Cardiff City FC, Cardiff
9
23
Wrexham AFC, Wrexham
England national team line-up in match Nr.520
Managed by team manager Ron Greenwood
Player
Caps
Age
Club
24
28
Nottingham Forest FC, West Bridgford
16
29
Ipswich Town FC, Ipswich
Trevor Cherry   14' 
17
30
Leeds United AFC, Leeds
14' Tony Currie  
9
28
Leeds United AFC, Leeds
14
25
Manchester United FC, Manchester
31
31
Manchester City FC, Manchester
12
21
Chelsea FC, London
4
22
Manchester United FC, Manchester
10
24
Birmingham City FC, Birmingham
Bob Latchford   43' 
3
27
Everton FC, Liverpool
43' Paul Mariner  
4
24
Ipswich Town FC, Ipswich
21
29
West Ham United FC, London
4
20
Manchester City FC, Manchester
Match stats
National team
Players
Average caps
Average age
Clubs
Goals
Cautions
Expulsions
Wales
13
18.231
26.504
10
1
0
0
England
13
13.000
26.509
9
3
0
0
Historical data sources
The Guardian (Manchester), №40977, 15 May 1978; Newspapers.com
Comments

db - posted on 3 April 2010 at 11:03:42

Wales v England 13th May 1978 at Ninian Park,part 1
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Wales vs England post-match head-to-head
P
91
W
12
D
19
L
60
GF
84
GA
235
Av. goals
3.505
Av. attendance
29 541
Wales national team matches
Previous match:
Friendly International
Iran vs Wales 0-1
Tehran, Tuesday 18 April 1978
Next match:
British Championship 1978
Scotland vs Wales 1-1
Glasgow, Wednesday 17 May 1978
England national team matches
Previous match:
Friendly International
England vs Brazil 1-1
London, Wednesday 19 April 1978
Next match:
British Championship 1978
England vs Northern Ireland 1-0
London, Tuesday 16 May 1978
Top Wales goal scorers
1. Trevor Ford (1946 - 1956) - 23 goals
2. Ivor Allchurch (1951 - 1965) - 23 goals
3. Cliff Jones (1955 - 1965) - 16 goals
4. John Charles (1953 - 1962) - 15 goals
... Phil Dwyer (1978) - 2 goals
(correct as of May 13, 1978)
Top England goal scorers
1. Bobby Charlton (1958 - 1970) - 49 goals
2. Jimmy Greaves (1959 - 1967) - 44 goals
... Tony Currie (1973 - 1978) - 2 goals
... Bob Latchford (1978) - 1 goal
... Peter Barnes (1978) - 1 goal
(correct as of May 13, 1978)
Brief match report
Sat. 13 May 1978
Ninian Park, Cardiff
Wales 1-3 England
Goals: Latchford 8, Dwyer 57, Currie 82, Barnes 89

Wales: Dai Davies, Page, Joey Jones, Phillips, David Jones (Gareth Davies 70), Yorath (c) (Mahoney 46), Harris, Flynn, Curtis, Dwyer, Thomas. Managed by Smith (England).

England: Shilton, Mills (c), Cherry (Currie 14), Greenhoff, Watson, Wilkins, Coppell, Francis, Latchford (Mariner 43), Brooking, Barnes. Managed by Greenwood.

Att: 17 698,
Ref: Moffatt (Northern Ireland)

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