Argentina v England, 14 May 1953

Score3-1 to Argentina
RefereeArthur Ellis
CompetitionUnofficial
VenueEstadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti, Buenos Aires
Attendance120,000

Goals:

Ernesto Grillo 42 G
Rodolfo Joaquin Micheli 57 G
Ernesto Grillo 78 G

Goals:

Tommy Taylor 7 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ted Ditchburn
Defender/Midfielder Billy Wright (captain)
Full back Billy Eckersley
Full back Tom Garrett
Centre half Malcolm Barrass
Wing half Ray Barlow
Outside Left/Half back Jack Froggatt
Outside right Johnny Berry
Centre forward Roy Bentley
Forward Tommy Taylor
Inside forward Redfern Froggatt

Substitutions:

Jose Borrello for Ernesto Grillo 43

Substitutions:

Jimmy Dickinson for Ray Barlow 0
Gil Merrick for 0
Alf Ramsey for Tom Garrett 0
Nat Lofthouse for Tommy Taylor 0

On the bench:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Gil Merrick
Full back Alf Ramsey
Midfielder Jimmy Dickinson
Forward Nat Lofthouse