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  • Jimmy Greaves set the goal scoring record for England (44 goals)

England vs Spain international football match report

Date, kick-off time:
Wednesday, 24 May 1967, 19:45 (UTC)
National teams, score:
England
2-0
Spain
Competition:
International Friendly
Referee:
István Zsolt, Budapest /
Hungary
Attendance, venue:
Goals:
1-0 (70') Jimmy Greaves, 2-0 (76') Roger Hunt
England national football team line-up in match Nr.414
Managed by team manager Alf Ramsey
Player
Caps
Age
Club
2
25
Chelsea FC, London
35
27
Fulham FC, London
3
25
Blackburn Rovers FC, Blackburn
2
25
Tottenham Hotspur FC, London
4
27
Everton FC, Liverpool
52
26
West Ham United FC, London
19
22
Everton FC, Liverpool
56
27
Tottenham Hotspur FC, London
13
25
West Ham United FC, London
23
28
Liverpool FC, Liverpool
1
20
Chelsea FC, London
Spain national football team line-up in match Nr.164
Managed by national coach Domènec Balmanya
Player
Caps
Age
Club
16
24
Club Atlético de Bilbao, Bilbao
9
29
Real Madrid CF, Madrid
6
23
CF Barcelona, Barcelona
5
26
Real Zaragoza CD, Zaragoza
17
28
Real Zaragoza CD, Zaragoza
5
22
Real Madrid CF, Madrid
15
25
Club Atlético, Madrid
3
25
RCD Español, Barcelona
13
27
Real Madrid CF, Madrid
2
23
Real Madrid CF, Madrid
Gento  Captain 
39
33
Real Madrid CF, Madrid
Match stats
National team
Players
Average caps
Average age
Clubs
Goals
Cautions
Expulsions
England
11
19.091
25.686
7
2
0
0
Spain
11
11.818
26.235
6
0
0
0
Historical data sources
The Guardian (Manchester), №37595, 25 May 1967; Newspapers.com
ABC (Madrid), №19088, 25 May 1967; Hemeroteca de ABC
Diario de Burgos (Burgos), №23503, 25 May 1967; Biblioteca Virtual de Prensa Histórica
La Vanguardia (Barcelona), №31404, 25 May 1967; La Hemeroteca de La Vanguardia
El Mundo Deportivo (Barcelona), №13583, 25 May 1967; Mundo Deportivo - Hemeroteca
Comments
England vs Spain post-match head-to-head
P
9
W
5
D
1
L
3
GF
23
GA
13
Av. goals
4.000
Av. attendance
75 501
England national team matches
Previous match:
UEFA Euro 1968 Qualifying
England vs Scotland 2-3
London, Saturday 15 April 1967
Next match:
Friendly International
Austria vs England 0-1
Vienna, Saturday 27 May 1967
Spain national team matches
Previous match:
UEFA Euro 1968 Qualifying
Turkey vs Spain 0-0
Istanbul, Wednesday 1 February 1967
Next match:
UEFA Euro 1968 Qualifying
Spain vs Turkey 2-0
Bilbao, Wednesday 31 May 1967
Top England goal scorers
1. Jimmy Greaves (1959 - 1967) - 44 goals
2. Bobby Charlton (1958 - 1966) - 41 goals
3. Tom Finney (1946 - 1958) - 30 goals
4. Nat Lofthouse (1950 - 1958) - 30 goals
... Roger Hunt (1962 - 1967) - 17 goals
(correct as of May 24, 1967)
Brief match report
Wed. 24 May 1967
British Empire Exhibition Stadium (Wembley), London
England 2-0 Spain
Goals: Greaves 70, Hunt 76

England: Bonetti, Cohen, Newton, Mullery, Labone, Moore (c), Ball, Greaves, Hurst, Hunt, Hollins. Managed by Ramsey.

Spain: Iríbar, Sanchís, Gallego, Violeta, Reija, Pirri, Glaría IV, José María, Amancio, Grosso, Gento (c). Managed by Balmanya.

Att: 97 500,
Ref: Zsolt (Hungary)

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