England v Northern Ireland, 06 November 1957

Score3-2 to Northern Ireland
RefereeMervyn Griffiths
CompetitionBritish Home Championship
VenueWembley Stadium
Attendance40,000

2  England

Manager: Walter Winterbottom

3  Northern Ireland

Manager: Peter Doherty

Goals:

Alan A'Court 55 G
Duncan Edwards 80 G

Goals:

Jimmy McIlroy penalty 30 P
Sam McCrory 65 G
William Simpson 67 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Eddie Hopkinson
Defender Roger Byrne
Defender Ronnie Clayton
Defender Don Howe
Defender/Midfielder Billy Wright (captain)
Midfielder Duncan Edwards
Forward Alan A'Court
Forward Bryan Douglas
Forward Johnny Haynes
Forward Derek Kevan
Forward Tommy Taylor

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Harry Gregg
Defender Richard Keith
Defender Alf McMichael
Centre half Jackie Blanchflower
Midfielder Danny Blanchflower (captain)
Midfielder Bertie Peacock
Forward Billy Bingham
Forward Jimmy McIlroy
Forward Peter McParland
Inside forward Sam McCrory