England v Azerbaijan, 30 March 2005

Score2-0 to England
RefereePaulo Costa
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 6
VenueSt James' Park
Attendance49,046

2  England

Manager: Sven-Goran Eriksson

0  Azerbaijan

Manager: Carlos Alberto

Goals:

Steven Gerrard 51 G
David Beckham 62 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Paul Robinson
Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Centre back John Terry
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder David Beckham (captain)
Midfielder Joe Cole
Midfielder Steven Gerrard
Midfielder Frank Lampard
Forward Michael Owen (captain)
Forward Wayne Rooney

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Dmitri Kramarenko
Defender Rafael Amirbekov
Defender Zaur Gashimov
Defender Aftandil Hadjiev
Defender Rail Malikov
Midfielder Elmar Bakhshiev
Midfielder Aslan Kerimov
Forward Gurban Gurbanov
Forward Nadir Nabiyev

Substitutions:

Kieron Dyer for Wayne Rooney 78
Ledley King for Rio Ferdinand 78
Jermain Defoe for David Beckham 84

Substitutions:

Vugar Guliyev for Rafael Amirbekov 46
Daniel Akhtyamov for Gurban Gurbanov 78
Anotoily Ponomarov for Nadir Nabiyev 78

Cards:

David Beckham 42 Y
Michael Owen 55 Y

Cards:

Vugar Guliyev 57 Y

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Ledley King
Midfielder Kieron Dyer
Forward Jermain Defoe

On the bench:

Defender Vugar Guliyev
Midfielder Anotoily Ponomarov