Albania v England, 08 March 1989 - 11v11 match report

Albania v England, 08 March 1989

Score2-0 to England
RefereeJohn Blankenstein
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 2
VenueQemal Stafa, Tirana
Attendance25,000

0  Albania

Manager: Shyqyri Rreli

2  England

Manager: Bobby Robson

Goals:

Goals:

John Barnes 16 G
Bryan Robson 63 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Peter Shilton
Defender Terry Butcher
Defender Stuart Pearce
Defender Gary Stevens
Defender/Centre back Des Walker
Midfielder Bryan Robson (captain)
Midfielder David Rocastle
Midfielder Chris Waddle
Midfielder Neil Webb
Forward John Barnes
Forward Gary Lineker

Substitutions:

Kujtim Majaci for Lefter Millo 77

Substitutions:

Alan Smith for Gary Lineker 79
Peter Beardsley for Chris Waddle 79

On the bench:

On the bench:

Forward Peter Beardsley
Forward Alan Smith